CTA Gets You to Your Destination Conveniently and Affordably This Winter

February 14, 2019

CTA providing additional service for 2019 Auto Show and Blackhawks games

The CTA is the most affordable and hassle-free way to get to upcoming Blackhawks games, as well as the 2019 Chicago Auto Show taking place at the McCormick Center through Monday, February 18. Details regarding extra service to the Auto Show can be found here.

CTA recommends allowing plenty of travel time and purchasing fares and unlimited-ride passes ahead of time. Additional travel details are available at transitchicago.com/alerts.

Event service/extra service
United Center
New Jersey Devils vs. Chicago Blackhawks - Thurs. 2/14 at 7:30 p.m.
Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Chicago Blackhawks - Sat. 2/16 at 7:30 p.m.
Ottawa Senators vs. Chicago Blackhawks - Mon. 2/18 at  7:30 p.m.

Buy your unlimited ride passes and fares in advance
Avoid long lines to buy fares! Customers can add  unlimited ride passes (1-day, 3-day, 7-day and 30-day) or add money to pay per-ride to their Ventra cards ahead of time via the free Ventra app, at rail station Ventra vending machines, online or at more than 1,000 local retailers (for locations visit ventrachicago.com or the Ventra app).

Customers can also purchase 1-day unlimited ride tickets ($10) or single-ride tickets ($3) from all Ventra vending machines. Single-ride tickets include up to two transfers in two hours. Customers can also pay their fares with their personal contactless debit or credit cards.

Stay in the Loop on CTA Service
Plan your trip using the Google Transit Trip Planner. Be sure to also check out CTA on Facebook or Twitter (@CTA) for system travel updates and alerts. For details about all CTA service, call 312-836-7000 or visit the CTA website at transitchicago.com.

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