Photo: Track work at Kimball

Weekday service changes

Mar 1-5

A note for riders:
Federal mask mandate: 
A new federal directive requires that all passengers wear a mask on public transit. Refusing to wear a mask is a violation of federal law; passengers may be subject to penalties under federal law.

For info on riding during the pandemic and what we’re doing to keep you safe, visit transitchicago.com/coronavirus.

 

Rail Lines




RED LINE

 

Mar 1-5
Mon to Thu, nightly
11pm to 3:30am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Grand and Cermak-Chinatown

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Howard-bound side of the platform at the Lake, Monroe, Jackson, Harrison, and Roosevelt stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Grand and Cermak-Chinatown, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Red Line.

 

Bus Routes

The bus reroutes listed below are short-term reroutes during this week or long-term reroutes beginning this weekend. For a full list of bus reroutes currently in place, please visit the Bus Alerts page.

#6 Jackson Park Express Temporary Reroute

Mar 3 – 4
6:30pm Wed to 6am Thu or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Michigan, Randolph, Fields, and Randolph, ending their trips at Randolph/Columbus.

Southbound buses will begin their trips at Randolph/Columbus, operate via Randolph to State, then resume their normal route on State.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to filming.


#22 Clark Temporary Reroute

Mar 3 – 4
8pm Wed to 6am Thu or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Clark, Ohio, Michigan, and Randolph, then resume their normal route on Clark.

Northbound buses will operate via Dearborn, Washington. Michigan, and Ontario, then resume their normal
route on Dearborn.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to filming.


#29 State Temporary Reroute

Mar 3 – 4
8pm Wed to 6am Thu or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Grand, Fairbanks, Ontario, Michigan, and Randolph, then resume their normal
route on State.

Northbound buses will operate via State, Washington, Michigan, Ohio, and Fairbanks, then resume their
normal route on Illinois.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to filming.
 

#36 Broadway Temporary Reroute

Mar 3 – 4
8pm Wed to 6am Thu or completion

How does this affect my trip? 
Southbound
buses will operate via State, Ohio, Michigan, and Randolph, then resume their normal route on State.

Northbound buses will operate via Dearborn, Washington, Michigan, and Ontario, then resume their normal route on State.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to filming.


Temporary Reroute
#55A 55th/Austin
#55N 55th/Narragansett 


Mar 2 – 8
9am Tue to 5pm Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Westbound #55A 55th/Austin
and #55N 55th/Narragansett buses will operate via Cicero, Archer, and Central,
then resume their normal route on 55th.

Eastbound #55A and #55N buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to utility construction at Cicero/55th.

 

#62 Archer Temporary Reroute

Mar 3 – 4
8pm Wed to 6am Thu or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Dearborn, Washington, and State, ending their trips at State/ Madison.

Southbound buses will begin their trips at State/Madison, then continue their normal route on State.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to filming.


#80 Irving Park Temporary Bus Stop Relocation 

Mar 2 – 3
9am Tue to 11:59pm or completion

How does this affect my trip? 
The eastbound #80 Irving Park bus stop at the southwest corner of Irving Park/Neenah will be temporarily discontinued. 

Why is service being changed? 
This bus stop is relocated due utility work.

 

#95 95th Temporary Bus Stop Relocation

Mar 1 – 2
9am Mon to 5pm Tue or completion

How does this affect my trip?
The westbound #95 95th bus stop at the 95th Dan Ryan Red Line North Terminal will be temporarily relocated to the northwest corner of 95th/Lafayette.

Why is service being changed?
This bus stop is relocated due to construction.


#126 Jackson Temporary Reroute

9am, Wed, Mar 3 to 4pm, Fri, Apr 9 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Jackson, Western, Madison, and Damen, then resume their normal route on Jackson.

Westbound buses will operate via Van Buren, Damen, Madison, and Western, then resume their normal route on Jackson.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to sewer work on Jackson between Leavitt and Oakley.


Note:

Customer alerts listed here are based on the latest information known as of the time of publishing. This information is subject to change without notice. While we work to provide information as accurate and reliable as possible, changes, additions, and cancellations are sometimes necessary.

For the latest information, including any changes to the information above or information about unplanned events that affect service, please check the Alerts section of the CTA website or see information pertaining to your route in our System Guide.

System status snapshot
‘L’ route status
Red Line
Normal Service
Green Line
Normal Service
Orange Line
Normal Service
Pink Line
Normal Service
Purple Line
Normal Service
Yellow Line
Normal Service
Bus routes w/alerts
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