Owl (overnight) service available
All CTA buses are accessible
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.
Between 79th/Western and 79th/Lakefront
All times weekdays, All times Saturday, All times Sunday
Ford City Mall east to 79th/Lakefront
5:15a-12:20a weekdays, 6:20a-12:20a Saturday, 6:20a-12:20a Sunday
79th/Lakefront west to Ford City Mall
4:15a-11:15p weekdays, 5:05a-11:15p Saturday, 5:10a-11:15p Sunday
Extended service daily for Solo Cup Factory shift changes.
(Precise hours of service may vary depending on where along the route you are.)
Eastbound #79 buses will operate via Claremont, 79th, Western, 83rd, and Ashland, then resume their normal route on 79th.
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