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Weekend Service Changes

 

 
Oct 20 - 23

 


Rail Lines



 
BLUE LINE 
 
 

Oct 20 – 23
10pm Fri to 4am Sat

Boarding Change, Delays Between Western (Forest Park branch) and UIC-Halsted 

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Forest Park-bound side of the platform at the Illinois Medical District and Racine stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Western (Forest Park branch) and UIC-Halsted, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing construction to improve the Illinois Medical District station
 
 
 
GREEN and ORANGE LINES
 
 
Sat, Oct 21
6am to 4pm

Boarding Change, Delays Between the Loop and Roosevelt

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all Orange and Green line trains on the Loop- and Harlem-bound side of the platform at the Roosevelt elevated station.
 
Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between the Loop and Roosevelt, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing track maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Orange and Green lines. 
 
 
 
RED LINE
 
 
Oct 20 – 23
Fri to Mon

Howard-bound Trains Bypass Wilson Thru Argyle Stations

How does this affect my trip?
9pm Fri to 10pm Sun:
Howard-bound trains will not stop at Wilson, Lawrence, and Argyle stations.

For service to these stations, take a Howard-bound train to Berwyn and transfer to a 95th-bound train.

For service from these stations, take a 95th-bound train to Sheridan and transfer to a Howard-bound train.

Sheridan Station: Howard-bound trains will stop at their normal platform. Board/exit trains on the outer tracks instead of the inner tracks.

10pm Sun to 4am Mon: Howard-bound trains will not stop at Wilson station.

For service to this station, take a Howard-bound train to Lawrence and transfer to a 95th-bound train.

For service from this station, take a 95th-bound train to Sheridan and transfer to a Howard-bound train.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing track work as part of the final phase of the Wilson Station Reconstruction Project.
 


Bus Routes

 
The bus reroutes listed below are short-term reroutes during this weekend or long-term reroutes beginning this weekend. For a full list of bus reroutes currently in place, please visit the Bus Alerts page.
 

 
95th/Dan Ryan Terminal Temporary Bus Boarding Relocations
#N5 South Shore Night Bus

#95 95th 
#100 Jeffery Manor Express
#103 West 103rd
#108 Halsted/95th
#112 Vincennes/111th


10pm, Fri, Oct 20 to 10pm, Fri, Nov 10 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
The East Terminal boarding area will be temporarily closed. Board buses for the following bus routes at these new locations:

#N5 South Shore Night Bus: On the island in the West Terminal.

#95 95th eastbound: On the southwest corner at 95th/Lafayette.

#95 95th westbound: On the northwest corner at 95th/Lafayette.

#100 Jeffery Manor Express: On the southeast corner at State/95th.

#103 West 103rd: On the southeast corner at State/95th.

#106 East 103rd: On the southeast corner at State/95th.

#108 Halsted/95th: On the island in the West Terminal.

#112 Vincennes/111th: On the island in the West Terminal.

Pace #352, #395: On the island in the West Terminal.

Pace #353: On State south of 95th.

Pace #359, #381: On the northwest corner at 95th/Lafayette.

The following routes have no changes, and continue to board at their normal locations: #N9 Ashland (owl), #29 State,
#34 South Michigan, #111 111th/King Drive, #115 Pullman/115th, #119 Michigan/119th, and Greyhound buses.

Why is service being changed?
Bus boarding locations are temporarily relocated due to construction as part of the 95th Street Terminal Improvement Project.
 
 
 
#24 Wentworth Temporary Reroute

6am, Mon, Oct 16 to 4pm, Mon, Oct 23 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Wentworth, 24th Street, Canal, Archer, and Cermak.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction at 2246 S. Wentworth. 

 
 
 
#36 Broadway Temporary Reroute

Sat, Oct 21
5am to 2pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Clark and Maple, then resume their normal route on State.

Northbound buses will operate via State, Elm, and Clark to Division, then resume their normal route on Clark.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Division Street (Near North) Farmer's Market. 
   
 
 
 
#44 Wallace/Racine Temporary Reroute

Sun, Oct 22
8am to 1pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Racine, 74th, Ashland, 63rd, and Racine.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Ditch the Weight & Guns Englewood 5K Walk/Run.

 
 
 
#67 67th/69th/71st Temporary Reroute

Sun, Oct 22
8am to 1pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via 69th, Halsted, 63rd, Ashland, and 69th.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Ditch the Weight & Guns Englewood 5K Walk/Run. 
 
 
 
#70 Division Temporary Reroute

Sat, Oct 21
5am to 2pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Division, Clark, and Maple, then resume their normal route on Dearborn.

Westbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Division Street (Near North) Farmer's Market. 
 
 
 
#100 Jeffery Manor Express Temporary Reroute

10pm, Fri, Oct 20 to 10pm, Fri, Nov 10 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Westbound
buses will operate via 95th, Michigan, 98th, and State to 96th, ending their trips at State/96th.

Eastbound buses will begin their trips at State/96th, operate via State to 95th, then resume their normal route on 95th.

Allow extra travel time.  
 
Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction as part of the 95th Street Terminal Improvement Project.
 
 
 
Temporary Reroute
#103 West 103rd
#106 East 103rd

10pm, Fri, Oct 20 to 10pm, Fri, Nov 10 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Westbound #103 West 103rd and #106 East 103rd buses will operate via Michigan, 99th Place, and State, ending their trips at State/96th.

Eastbound buses will begin their trips at State/96th, operate via State to 95th, then resume their normal route on 95th.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction as part of the 95th Street Terminal Improvement Project.
 
 
  
#146 Inner Drive/Michigan Express Temporary Reroute

Sat, Oct 21
9am to 12 noon or completion
 
How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via McFetridge Drive and the Field Museum (east service drive).

Buses will not operate on east of the Field Museum service drive and will not directly serve the Shedd Aquarium or Adler Planetarium.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Making Strides 5K Walk. 
 
 
 
#146 Inner Drive/ Michigan Express Temporary Reroute

Sun, Oct 22
10:30am to 5:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Columbus, Lake Shore Drive, 18th, and Museum Campus Drive to McFetridge, then continue their normal route on Museum Campus Drive.

Northbound buses will operate via Museum Campus Drive, Waldron Drive, Lake Shore Drive, and Columbus to McFetridge, then continue their normal route on Columbus.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Chicago Bears vs. Carolina Panthers football game.
 
 


Customer alerts listed here are based on the latest information known as of the time of publishing. This information is subject to change without notice. While we work to provide information as accurate and reliable as possible, changes, additions, and cancellations are sometimes necessary.

For the latest information, including any changes to the information above or information about unplanned events that affect service, please check the Alerts section of the CTA website or see information pertaining to your route in our System Guide.

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