A #19 bus downtown

 19 United Center Express

Bus route information

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Service Description: For all Bulls and Blackhawks games and other selected events at United Center. 

  • Buses operate from Michigan and Randolph every 16 minutes, starting 90 minutes before event, until start of event.
  • Buses operate south on Michigan and west on Madison when heading to United Center.
  • After event, buses operate every few minutes for up to one hour.
  • No stops are made between Halsted and United Center.

Call 312-836-7000 for more information.

Special events

In addition to service for Bulls and Blackhawks games, there will be #19 service for the following events.

Event date/time Event title Notes
November 27, 2019, 7:30pm Cher  
December 1, 2019, 7:30pm Celine Dion  
December 7, 2019, 8:00pm Erykah Badu and Nas  
December 20, 2019, 7:00pm WGCI Big Jam 2019  
December 21, 2019, 5:30pm CBS Chicago Legends  
January 12, 2020, 7:30pm Seventeen  


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Route map

Route Map

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