Station information

124 W. Lake St., Chicago, IL 60601
Type of station:
Elevated and Subway

Connections: CTA Buses #22, #24, #134, #135, #136, #156 (also, #124 eastbound on Wacker)

Free transfer is available between all 'L' routes serving this station.

Service alerts

Current alerts 5
Bus Substitution Between Garfield and Ashland/63rd StationsPlanned Work w/Station(s) Bypassed

Shuttle buses replace Green Line rail service between Garfield and Ashland/63rd stations.

Bus Substitution Between Addison and Western (O’Hare branch) CancelledNormal Service

The planned work affecting Blue Line rail service between Addison and Western (O’Hare branch) is cancelled.

Boarding Change at BelmontService Change

Board/exit Loop-bound Purple Line Express trains on the Red Line side of the 95th- and Loop-bound platform at the Belmont station.

Boarding Change at BelmontService Change

At Belmont station, Kimball-bound Brown Line trains resume stopping on outer track; Linden-bound Purple Line Exp trains continue to board/exit on inner track.

Red and Purple Line Trains Share Track between Thorndale and Belmont (Updated)Service Change

Red and Purple line trains share tracks btwn Thorndale and Belmont. Purple Line Express trains continue to make only express stops between Howard and Belmont.

Accessibility Alerts 8
Roosevelt Station Pedway-to-Street Elevator Temporarily Out of ServiceElevator Status

Pedway-to-street elevator in the Roosevelt stn transfer tunnel between the Green/Orange elevated lines and the Red Line subway is temporarily out of service.

Elevator at Pulaski Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The 63rd-bound elevator at Pulaski (Green Line) is temporarily out-of-service due to its doors needing repair.

Elevator at Washington/Wabash Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The Orange, Pink, Purple and 63rd-bound Green Line platform elevator at Washington/Wabash is temporarily out-of-service.

Elevator at LaramieTemporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The elevator to/from street at Laramie (Green Line) is temporarily out-of-service.

Elevator at Chicago Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The Kimball- and Linden-bound platform elevator at Chicago (Brown, Purple Lines) is temporarily out-of-service.

Elevator at California Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The elevator to/from street at California (Green Line) is temporarily out-of-service.

Elevator at King Drive Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The exit-only elevator from the Cottage Grove-bound platform at King Drive (Green Line) is temporarily out-of-service.

Elevator at Western (O'Hare Branch) Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The O'Hare-bound elevator at Western (O'Hare Branch - Blue Line) is temporarily out-of-service.

Upcoming alerts 2
New Schedules in EffectSpecial Note

Beginning Sun, March 26, updated schedules will be in effect for the the Red, Green, Pink, Orange, Blue, Brown, Purple, Purple Line Express, and Yellow lines.

Temporary Slow Zones Between Rosemont and CumberlandPlanned Work

Blue Line trains will operate at a reduced speed between the Rosemont and Cumberland stations.

Estimated arrivals

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