Photo: Track work at Kimball

Weekday Service Changes

May 28 - Jun 1



Sunday/Holiday Schedule on Monday, May 28, 2018: Bus and rail service will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Monday, May 28, 2018 (Memorial Day).

 
Rail Lines
 

BLUE LINE


 

May  29 – 31
Tue 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.

 

RED LINE



May 30 - 31
Wed to Thu, nightly
11pm to 4am, next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Fullerton and Clark/Division

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Howard-bound platform at the North/Clybourn station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Fullerton and Clark/Division, 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 Red Line.

 

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.

#37 Sedgwick Temporary Reroute

Thu, May 31 
9:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Van Buren, Upper Wacker, Adams, and Clinton to Van Buren, then resume their normal route on Clinton.

Northbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to maintenance on the Van Buren Street Bridge over the South Branch Canal of the Chicago River.


Bus Stop Relocation
#47 47th
#48 South Damen


Effective 7am, Tue, May 29

How does this affect my trip?
The westbound #47 and #48 bus stop located on the northeast corner at 47th/Hoyne will be relocated to the northwest corner at 47th/Hoyne. 


#55A 55th/Austin Bus Stop Eliminations

Effective 5am, Mon, May 28

How does this affect my trip?
The #55A bus stops located on the southeast and northwest corners at Austin/57th will be eliminated.
 

#60 Blue Island/26th Temporary Reroute

May 29 – Jun 4
9am Tue to 4am Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via 26th, California Boulevard, 24th Boulevard, Marshall Boulevard, Cermak, Kedzie, and 26th.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Taste of Mexico event.


#70 Division Temporary Reroute 

Jun 1 – 4
9am Fri to 6am Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Division, Western, Augusta, Damen, and Division.

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Do Division Street Festival and Sidewalk Sale.
 

Temporary Reroute
#134 Stockton/LaSalle Express
#135 Clarendon/LaSalle Express
#136 Sheridan/LaSalle Express 


May 29 – 30
Tue to Wed
9am to 4pm, daily or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound #134 Stockton/LaSalle Express
#135 Clarendon/LaSalle Express, and #136 Sheridan/LaSalle Express buses will operate via Wacker, Wacker Place, South Water, Middle Columbus, and Illinois, then resume their normal route on Lower Lake Shore Drive.

Southbound #134#135, and #136 buses will operate via Lake Shore Drive, Grand, middle Columbus, and Randolph, then resume their normal route on LaSalle.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to CDOT construction on the Lower Lake Shore Drive to Upper Wacker Drive ramp.

 

 

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.