Photo: Track work at Kimball

Weekday service changes

Jan 20 - 24

 


Rail Lines



BLUE LINE



Jan 20 – 21, 23
Mon to Tue, and Thu nightly
10pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Damen and Clark/Lake

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the Division, Chicago, and Grand stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Damen and Clark/Lake, 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 Blue Line.


Jan 22 – 23
10pm Wed to 4am Thu

Boarding Change, Delays Between Jackson and Racine

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the LaSalle, Clinton, and UIC-Halsted stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Jackson and Racine, 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 Blue Line.


RED LINE


Jan 22 – 23
Wed to Thu, nightly
10pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change at Sheridan Station

How does this affect my trip?
10pm Wed to 4am Thu:
95th-bound trains will stop at their normal platform, but board/exit trains on the outer tracks instead of the inner tracks.

10pm Thu to 4am Fri: Howard-bound trains will stop at their normal platform, but board/exit trains on the outer tracks instead of the inner tracks.

Trains will be operating on the tracks normally used by Purple Line Express trains between Wilson and Addison.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing signal 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 week. For a full list of bus reroutes currently in place, please visit the Bus Alerts page.


#37 Sedgwick Temporary Reroute

Tue, Jan 21
9am to 4pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Orleans, Division, Wells, North Avenue, and Sedgwick.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to a crane lift on Sedgwick between Evergreen and Shiller.

 

 

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
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