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Weekend Service Changes 
 
 

May 27 - 30

 

Rail Lines

 
 

 
BLUE LINE
 

 
May 27 – 28
10pm Fri to 5am Sat

Boarding Change, Delays Between Jefferson Park and Irving Park

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the Montrose station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Jefferson Park and Irving Park, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing station construction to improve the Montrose station as part of the Your New Blue modernization program.  
 
 
 
May 28 – 29
10pm Sat to 6am Sun

Boarding Change, Delays Between Grand and LaSalle 

 
How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the Clark/Lake, Washington, Monroe, and Jackson stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Grand and LaSalle, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Blue Line.  

 


 

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
 

 
Temporary Reroutes
#6 Jackson Park Express
#10 Museum of Science and Industry
#146 Inner Drive/Michigan Express

Sat, May 28
8am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate as follows: 
#6:
Board southbound buses on Michigan between Wacker and Balbo. Northbound buses are not affected.

#10: Board buses in both directions on Michigan between Wacker and Balbo.

#146: Board southbound buses on Michigan between Wacker and Harrison, and on Harrison between Michigan and State. Board northbound buses on Michigan between Harrison and Wacker. 

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Memorial Day Parade. 
 
 
 
#6 Jackson Park Express Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Between Lake Park/47th and Michigan/Balbo, buses will operate in both directions via 47th, King Drive, Cermak, and Michigan.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
 
 
 
#10 Museum of Science and Industry Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Balbo, Michigan, Cermak, King Drive, 47th, Lake Park, 56th, Stony Island, 57th, Cornell, and the Museum of Science and Industry west parking lot.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
 
 
 
#J14 Jeffery Jump Temporary Reroute

Sat, May 28
10:30am to 2:30pm or completion
 
How does this affect my trip?
Board northbound buses on Harrison between Michigan and Franklin, and on Franklin between Harrison and Madison.

Board southbound buses on Clark between Washington and Harrison, and on Harrison between Clark and Michigan.

Allow extra travel time.
 
Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Memorial Day Parade. 
 
 
 
#J14 Jeffery Jump Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Jeffery, 67th, King Drive, Cermak, and Michigan to Balbo, then continue their normal route on Michigan.

Southbound buses will operate via Michigan, 47th, Lake Park, 56th, Stony Island, and 67th, then resume their normal route on Jeffery.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
 
 
 
Temporary Reroute
#20 Madison
#56 Milwaukee

Sat, May 28
7am to 4pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound #20
and southbound #56 buses will operate via Washington, Clark, Monroe, and Dearborn, ending their trips at Dearborn/Madison.

Westbound #20 and northbound #56 buses will begin their trips at Dearborn/Madison, then resume their normal route on Madison.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Memorial Day Parade. 
 
 
 
Temporary Reroutes
#29 State
#36 Broadway
#62 Archer
#130 Museum Campus 
#147 Outer Drive Express
#151 Sheridan

Sat, May 28

10:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip? 
Buses will operate as follows:
#29
: Board northbound buses on Dearborn between Polk and Illinois. Board southbound buses on Clark between Grand and Harrison.

#36: Board southbound buses on Ontario between State and Clark, and on Clark between Ontario and Congress. Northbound buses are not affected.

#62: Northbound buses will end their trips at Dearborn/Carroll. Southbound buses will begin their trips at Dearborn/Carroll, operate via Dearborn, Kinzie, Clark, and Harrison, then resume their normal route on State. Board southbound buses on Clark between Kinzie and Harrison.

#130: Board northbound buses on Dearborn between Harrison and Adams. Board southbound buses on Clark between Jackson and Harrison, and on Harrison between Clark and State. 

#147: Board northbound buses on Michigan between Congress and Washington. Southbound buses are not affected.

#151: Board southbound buses on Michigan between Adams and Harrison, and on Dearborn between Harrison and Adams. Board northbound buses on Dearborn between Washington and Ohio, and on Ohio between Dearborn and Michigan.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Memorial Day Parade. 
 
 
 
#55 Garfield Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via 55th and Lake Park, beginning and ending their trips at 47th/Lake Park.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
 
 
 
#60 Blue Island/26th Temporary Reroute

Sat, May 28
10:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Board eastbound buses on Clark between Washington and Harrison, on Harrison between Clark and Michigan, and on Michigan between Harrison and Washington.

Board westbound buses on Michigan between Randolph and Harrison, on Harrison between Michigan and Dearborn, and on Dearborn between Harrison and Randolph.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Memorial Day Parade. 
 
 
 
#81 Lawrence Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Lawrence, Clarendon, and Wilson to Marine Drive.

Westbound buses will operate via Marine Drive to Lawrence, then resume their normal route on Lawrence.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
 
 
 
#84 Peterson Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound buses will operate via Bryn Mawr, Sheridan, Foster, Broadway, Berwyn, and Sheridan to Bryn Mawr.

Westbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event.
  
 
 
#124 Navy Pier Temporary Reroute

Sat, May 28

10:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Board eastbound buses on Dearborn between Washington and Illinois, and on Illinois between Dearborn and Columbus.

Board westbound buses on Grand between Columbus and Clark, and on Clark between Grand and Madison.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Memorial Day Parade. 
 
 
 
#126 Jackson Temporary Reroute

Sat, May 28
10:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Board eastbound buses on Clark between Jackson and Harrison, and on Harrison between Clark and Michigan.

Board westbound buses on Wabash between Congress and Harrison, on Harrison between Wabash and Dearborn, and on Dearborn between Harrison and Adams.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Memorial Day Parade. 
 
 
 
Temporary Reroute
#130 Museum Campus
#146 Inner Drive/Michigan Express

Sat, May 28
7am 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 Fleet Feet Sports Soldier Field 10 Mile Race. 
 
 
 
#130 Museum Campus Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses in both directions will begin/end their trips at Roosevelt/Michigan.

Buses will not enter the Museum Campus.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
 
 
 
#146 Inner Drive/Michigan Express Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Inner Lake Shore Drive, Sheridan, Cannon Drive, Stockton, LaSalle Drive, Inner Lake Shore Drive, Michigan, Wacker, State, 11th, Wabash, and Roosevelt, ending their trips at Roosevelt/Michigan.

Northbound buses will begin their trips at Roosevelt/Michigan, operate via Roosevelt, State, Wacker, Michigan, Inner Lake Shore Drive, LaSalle Drive, Stockton, Cannon Drive, and Sheridan, then resume their normal route on Inner Lake Shore Drive.

Buses will not enter the Museum Campus.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
 
 
 
#147 Outer Drive Express Temporary Reroute

Sun, May 29
4:30am to 11am or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Foster, Marine Drive, Inner Lake Shore Drive, Sheridan, Cannon Drive, Stockton, LaSalle Drive, Inner Lake Shore Drive, and Michigan.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bike the Drive event. 
  
 


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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