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General Information

Schedule - Brown Line Schedule - Brown Line (.pdf)

Schedule - Orange Line Schedule - Orange Line (.pdf)

Schedule - Pink Line Schedule - Pink Line (.pdf)

Schedule - Purple Line Express Schedule - Purple Line Express (.pdf)

Address: 26 W. Van Buren St., Chicago, IL 60604
Type: Elevated
Bike Parking: Indoor bike parking available.



Connections: CTA Buses Buses #2, #6, #10, #22, #24, #29, #36, #62, #146, #147, #148

Free transfer is available between all 'L' routes serving this station.

For free transfer to Red and Blue Lines (subway) from this station, exit the station and walk 1/2 block north on State to Red Line or on Dearborn to Blue Line. (Use the same farecard that was used to enter 'L' system when transferring to these nearby subway stations for free transfer entry.)


Service Alerts

Current Alerts
Pink LineGreen LineBrown Line
Special Note
Wed, Apr 15 2015 to TBD
Accessibility Alerts
MontroseBrown Line
Elevator Status
Thu, Oct 8 2015 - 6:02 AM to TBD
Upcoming Alerts
Pink LineGreen Line
Planned Work w/Part Closure
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Sat, Oct 17 2015 - 2:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Red LinePurple LineYellow LineBlue LineGreen LineBrown LineOrange Line
Added Service
Sun, Oct 11 2015 - 5:00 AM to 3:00 PM


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System Status



Red Line Normal Service
Blue Line Normal Service
Brown Line Normal Service
Green Line Normal Service
Orange Line Normal Service
Purple Line Planned Work
Pink Line Normal Service
Yellow Line Service Suspended


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