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Lake Red Line

Station information

Accessible
Address:
188 N State St., Chicago, IL 60601
Type of station:
Subway
Bike parking:
Indoor bike parking available.
Notes:

Connections: CTA Buses #29, #36, #146, #148.

To connect to elevated lines (Brown, Green, Orange, Purple Line Express, and Pink Lines), exit station via Lake-Randolph exit and walk north to State/Lake 'L' station. Farecard required for free transfer to elevated lines.

To connect to Blue Line trains, exit station at Randolph-Washington exit and use mezzanine-level pedway through Block 37 Center to Blue Line subway. Farecard required for free transfer to Blue Line.

Service alerts

Current alerts 6
Red Line Service Resuming Normal RoutingSignificant Delays

Red Line srvc is resuming its normal routing, via the subway, btwn Fullerton & Cermak-Chinatown after an earlier reroute. Shuttle bus Fullerton to State/Lake.

Berwyn Station Temporary Closure Planned Work w/Station(s) Bypassed

Berwyn station is temporarily closed. Please use the adjacent stations at Bryn Mawr or Argyle. 92 Foster bus rerouted to Bryn Mawr station.

Lawrence Station Temporary Closure Planned Work w/Station(s) Bypassed

Lawrence station is temporarily closed. Please use the adjacent stations at Argyle or Wilson. 81 Lawrence bus rerouted to connect to Wilson station.

Red and Purple Line Trains Share Track between Thorndale and SheridanService Change

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

Argyle Temporary Station and Entrance Opens Special Note

The current Argyle station entrance is closed. The new, temporary Argyle station entrance is next to the closed one, 50 feet west.

Bryn Mawr Temporary Station Opens Special Note

New, temporary Bryn Mawr station is open. Separate entry for each direction: Howard-bnd enter thru old entrance; 95th-bnd enter on B'way north of Bryn Mawr.

Accessibility Alerts 2
Elevator at Lake Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The elevator to/from street at Lake (Red Line) is temporarily out-of-service, due to its doors needing repair.

Elevator at 87th Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The elevator at 87th (Red Line) is temporarily out-of-service.

Upcoming alerts 2
95th-bound Trains Bypass AddisonPlanned Work w/Station(s) Bypassed

95th-bound Red Line trains will not stop at Addison station.

Boarding Change at Sheridan and BelmontPlanned Work

At Sheridan, Red Line trains in both directions stop on 95th-bnd platform. At Belmont, Red Line trains in both directions stop on 95th- and Loop-bnd platform.

Estimated arrivals

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