Photo: Track work at Kimball

Weekday service changes

Jun 18 - 22 


Note: On Sunday, June 17, updated schedules will go into effect for several bus routes. Most routes continue to have the same frequency and span of service, but arrival times may change up to a few minutes. For a copy of the new timetable brochure for any route, visit our Advance Timetables page at transitchicago.com.


Rail Lines


BLUE LINE


Jun 18 – 21
Mon to Thu, nightly
10pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Pulaski and Western (Forest Park branch)

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Forest Park-bound side of the platform at the Kedzie-Homan station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Pulaski and Western (Forest Park branch), resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

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


BROWN LINE


Thu, Jun 21 to Tue, Jul 10 or completion

Southport Loop-bound Platform Elevator Out of Service

How does this affect my trip?
The Loop-bound platform elevator at the Southport station will be temporarily out of service.

Entry/exiting to/from the Southport Loop-bound platform will be available by stairs only.

For accessible boarding/exiting of Loop-bound Brown Line trains:
• For service from Southport, take a Kimball-bound train to Paulina station and transfer to a Loop-bound train.
• For service to Southport, take a Loop-bound train to Belmont station and transfer to a Kimball-bound train.
• Use the adjacent accessible Paulina and Belmont stations.

The elevator is estimated to return to service on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 (date subject to change).

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing critical maintenance on the elevator at Southport station to ensure continued safe, accessible service.
 

Bus Routes

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

 

#71 71st/South Shore Temporary Reroute

7am, Mon, Jun 11 to 4pm, Fri, Jun 29 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound buses will operate via Exchange, South Shore, 67th, and Jeffery, then resume their normal route on 71st.

Southbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to water main construction on 71st between Chappel and Clyde.


#82 Kimball/Homan Temporary Reroute

7am, Mon, Jun 18 to 4pm, Wed, Jul 18 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Homan, Roosevelt, and Central Park.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to water main construction on Homan between Roosevelt and 14th.

 

#103 West 103rd Temporary Reroute

7am, Mon, Jun 11 to 4pm, Fri, Jun 22 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via 103rd, Western, 111th, Kedzie, and 103rd.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to railroad crossing construction at 103rd/Sacramento.

 

 

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
Blue Line
Normal Service
Brown 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
Elevator alerts