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Merchandise Mart Brown Line Purple Line Express

Station information

Accessible
Address:
350 N. Wells St., Chicago, IL 60654
Type of station:
Elevated
Notes:

Connections: CTA Bus #37, #125

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

Service alerts

Current alerts 4
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.

A note about 'L' serviceSpecial Note

Some service may be running w/delays: Staff availability is affected by COVID but we're running as much service as possible—wait times may be longer than usual.

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 1
Elevator at Howard Temporarily Out-of-ServiceElevator Status

The Linden- and Skokie-bound platform elevator at Howard (Red, Purple, Yellow Lines) is temporarily out-of-service due to vandalism or abuse of the elevator.

Estimated arrivals

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