The following navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move through main tier links and expand / close menus in sub tiers. Up and Down arrows will open main tier menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.
See schedule for full details.
Spans of service below show when first bus departs terminal of origin through last bus departs terminal of origin. First and last buses reach mid-route stops later than these times-see schedule or use trip planner for specific times when service works for you.
(Precise hours of service may vary depending on where along the route you are.)
Southbound #49 Western buses are temporarily rerouted via Western, Roosevelt, Damen, Cermak, and Western, due to street blockage near Western/18th.
SB #49 and #X49 buses will operate via Western, Roosevelt, Damen, and Cermak, then resume their normal route on Western.
RSS Feed: #49 Western Alerts
Our services operate on a Sunday schedule on New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th (Independence Day), Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.