Photo: Track work at Loop Junction

Weekend service changes

 
Jun 21 - 24

 

Rail Lines


 

GREEN, PINK LINES



Jun 21 – 24
11pm Fri to 3:40am Mon

Bus Substitution Between Ashland and Clinton Stations

How does this affect my trip?
Shuttle buses will replace rail service between Ashland and Clinton.

Green Line trains will operate between Harlem/Lake and Ashland, and between Ashland/63rd-Cottage Grove and Clinton.

Pink Line trains will operate between 54th/Cermak and Ashland. Between Loop stations on Lake and Wabash and Clinton, use Green Line trains. Between Loop stations on Wells and Van Buren and Clinton, use Orange or Brown line trains to connect at Lake or Wabash Loop stations to Green Line trains to/from Clinton.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are making track improvements to remove slow zones and to improve rail service along the Green and Pink lines as part of the FastTracks Program.

Map

Map showing no Green or Pink line service between Ashland and Clinton, replaced by a free bus shuttle. No Pink Line service on Loop; use Orange or Brown line from Wells or Van Buren to get to Green Line on Lake or Wabash side; use Harlem-bound Green Line from Lake or Wabash to reach Clinton and connect to shuttle bus.




RED LINE 

 

Jun 21 – 22
10pm Fri to 6am Sat

Boarding Change, Delays between 47th and Cermak-Chinatown

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the 95th-bound side of the platform at the Sox-35th station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between 47th and Cermak-Chinatown, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance at the Sox-35th station.


Jun 22 – 23
10pm Sat to 6am Sun 

Boarding Change, Delays between Cermak-Chinatown and 47th

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Howard-bound side of the platform at the Sox-35th station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Cermak-Chinatown and 47th, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance at the Sox-35th station.


Jun 23 - 24
11pm Sun to 4am Mon

95th-bound Trains Bypass Jarvis Thru Loyola Stations

How does this affect my trip?
95th-bound trains will not stop at Jarvis, Morse, or Loyola stations.

For service from these stations, take a Howard-bound train to Howard and transfer to a 95th-bound train.

For service to these stations, take a 95th-bound train to Granville and transfer to a Howard-bound train.

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.

Map

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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
N5 South Shore Night Bus (Owl Service)
#95 95th

9am, Wed, Jun 12 to 5am, Mon, Jun 24 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via 95th between 95th/Cottage Grove and 95th/Woodlawn.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are being rerouted due to sewer construction at 93rd/University.
 

#6 Jackson Park Express Service Frequency Improvement in PM Rush Period

Effective Mon, June 17 

How does this affect my trip?
On weekdays, southbound service, leaving Downtown, will operate every 7 to 9 minutes between 3pm and 7pm,
instead of service every 9 to 10 minutes.

Why is service being changed?
Frequency is being changed to match demand and ridership patterns.
 

#7 Harrison Temporary Reroute 

9am, Fri, Jun 21 to 4pm, Fri, Jul 12 or completion

How does this affect my trip?

Eastbound buses will operate via Harrison, Racine, Jackson and Halsted, then resume their normal route on Harrison.

Westbound buses will operate via Harrison, Halsted, Adams, Peoria, Van Buren and Racine, then resume their normal route on Harrison.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are being rerouted due to construction on Harrison between Halsted and Morgan.
 

#8 Halsted Temporary Reroute

Jun 22 - 24
Sat to Mon
9am to 4pm, daily or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound buses will operate via Halsted, Archer, 24th Place, Wallace, and Archer to Halsted, then continue their normal route on Archer into the Halsted Orange Line station bus terminal.

Southbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to water main construction at Halsted/Archer.


#8 Halsted Temporary Reroute

Jun 21 – 24
10am Fri to 4am Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
 buses will end their trips at the Halsted/Belmont bus terminal.

Southbound buses will begin their trips at the Halsted/Belmont bus terminal, operate via Belmont to Halsted, then resume their normal route on Halsted.

No #8 service between Belmont and Waveland. Use #22 Clark or #36 Broadway buses for alternate service.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed? 
Buses are rerouted due to Chicago Pride Fest.


#36 Broadway Bus Stop Relocation

9am, Mon, Jun 17 to Mon, Jul 1 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
The northbound bus stop at the northeast corner of Broadway/Wilson will be relocated to the southeast corner of Broadway/Wilson.

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


#60 Blue Island/26th Temporary Reroute

9am, Fri, Jun 21 to 4pm, Fri, Jul 12 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Racine, Jackson and Halsted, then resume their normal route on Harrison.

Westbound buses will operate via Harrison, Halsted, Adams, Peoria, Van Buren and Racine to Harrison, then continue their normal route on Racine.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are being rerouted due to construction on Harrison between Halsted and Morgan.


#73 Armitage Temporary Reroute

Jun 21 - 24
6am Fri to 4am Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Armitage, Kimball, Fullerton, Pulaski and Armitage.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are being rerouted due to the Gran Festival Centroamericano.
 

#78 Montrose Bus Stop Relocation

Effective Mon, Jun 17

How does this affect my trip?

The eastbound bus stop at the southwest corner of Montrose/Lincoln will be relocated to the southeast corner of Montrose/Lincoln.

 

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
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