Photo: Track work at Kimball

Weekday service changes

 
May 27 - 31



Bus and rail service will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Monday, May 27, 2019 (Memorial Day).


Rail Lines


There are no new scheduled reroutes.

 

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.
 

Temporary Reroute
#6 Jackson Park Express
#26 South Shore Express

May 22 – 27
Wed to Mon
9am to 3pm, daily or completion

How does this affect my trip?
#6 Jackson Park Express and #26 South Shore Express buses will operate in both directions via 79th, Coles, 75th, and South Shore.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to water main work on South Shore Drive between 76th and 79th.

 

Temporary Reroute 
#9 Ashland
#X9 Ashland Express

10pm, Sun, May 26 to 5pm, Thu, Jun 13 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound #9 Ashland and #X9 Ashland Express buses will operate via Ashland, Roosevelt, Racine, Blue Island, and 18th Street, and then resume their normal route on Ashland.

Northbound #9 and #X9 buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to a railroad viaduct reconstruction project on Ashland between 15th and 16th.

 

Temporary Reroute
#11 Lincoln 
#49B North Western

May 30 - Jun 3
9:30am Thu to 6am Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound #11 Lincoln and
#49B North Western buses will operate via Western, Montrose, Lincoln, Wilson, and Western, ending their trips at the Western Brown Line station.

Northbound #11 and #49B buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the May Festival event.

 

#70 Division Temporary Reroute

May 31 – Jun 2
9am Fri to 10pm Sun 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.

 

#71 71st/South Shore Temporary Reroute

May 22 – 27
Wed to Mon
9am to 3pm, daily or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses in both directions will operate via South Shore, 79th, Coles, and 75th.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to water main work on South Shore Drive between 76th and 79th.

 

#80 Irving Park Temporary Reroute

9am, Tue, May 28 to 5am, Mon, Jun 3 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Irving Park, Damen, Montrose, Ashland, and Irving Park.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to Metra viaduct reconstruction.

 

#103 West 103rd Temporary Reroute

9am, Mon, May 20 to 9am, Mon, May 27 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Westbound
buses will operate via 103rd, Halsted, 107th, Vincennes, and Charles, then resume their normal route
on 103rd.

Eastbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction on Vincennes between 103rd and 104th.

 

#103 West 103rd Temporary Reroute

Mon, May 27
9am to 2pm or completion

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

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Ridge Run & Memorial Day Parade.

 

#112 Vincennes/111th Temporary Reroute 

9am, Mon, May 20 to 5pm, Mon, May 27 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Vincennes, Charles, 103rd, Beverly, and 99th, then resume their normal route
on Vincennes. 

Southbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction on Vincennes between 103rd and 104th.

 

#124 Navy Pier Later Summer Service Hours 

Sat, May 25 to Mon, Sep 2

How does this affect my trip?
Service will be extended one hour and 30 minutes later on weekdays, Saturdays, and Sundays/holidays.

  • The last eastbound trip will depart Union/Ogilvie stations at 11:30pm.
  • The last westbound trip will depart Navy Pier at 12 midnight.

Why is service being changed?
Service is being extended for the convenience of customers traveling to/from Navy Pier Memorial Day
weekend thru Labor Day.

 

 

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.

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