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 3
Loop-bound Trains Resume Operating on Express Track Howard thru Belmont; Boarding Change at WilsonNormal Service*

Loop-bound Purple Line Express trains have resumed operating on the express track between Howard and Belmont.

Montrose Station South Entrance Reopens; North Entrance Temporary ClosesSpecial Note

The south entrance/exit to the Montrose Blue Line station will reopen. The north entrance/exit to the station will temporarily close.

No overnight train departures from O’Hare stationService Change

No Forest Park-bound Blue Line trains O'Hare-Rosemont, midnight to 4am, nightly. Trains still run to O'Hare stn & rest of line 24/7 + bus O'Hare-Rosemont avail.

Accessibility Alerts 2
Elevator at King Drive Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The Harlem-bound platform elevator at King Drive (Green Line) is temporarily out-of-service, due to an electrical problem.

Elevator at Indiana Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The Harlem-bound platform elevator at Indiana (Green Line) is temporarily out-of-service.

Upcoming alerts 2
Delays Between Belmont and SouthportPlanned Work

Brown Line trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Belmont and Southport, resulting in minor delays.

Boarding Change at BelmontPlanned Work

Board/exit Kimball-bound Brown Line trains on the Red Line side of the Howard- and Kimball-bound platform at the Belmont station.

Estimated arrivals

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‘L’ route status
Brown Line
Normal Service
Green Line
Normal Service
Orange Line
Normal Service
Pink Line
Normal Service
Yellow Line
Normal Service
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