Photo: Track work at Loop Junction

Weekend service changes

May 29 - Jun 1

A note for all our riders:

Wherever possible, please practice social distancing!

As a precaution against the spread of COVID-19, we ask you all to keep as much distance between you and others as possible to help promote a healthy travel environment for everyone. Thank you for your cooperation and for riding the cta.

For info on what we’re doing, visit transitchicago.com/coronavirus.


Rail Lines

 

BLUE LINE

May 29 - 30
Fri to Sat, nightly
8pm to 6am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Harlem (O’Hare branch) and Montrose

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the Jefferson Park station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Harlem (O’Hare branch) and Montrose, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are making signal improvements to allow trains to operate more efficiently along the Blue Line, as part of the Your New Blue modernization program.
 

May 31 - Jun 1
10pm Sun to 4am Mon

Boarding Change, Delays Between Rosemont and Harlem (O’Hare branch)

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the Cumberland station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Rosemont and Harlem (O’Hare branch), resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance at the Cumberland Blue Line station. 
 

PURPLE LINE


Sun, May 31
7am to 5pm

Bus Substitution Between Linden and Central Stations

How does this affect my trip?
Shuttle buses replace rail service between the Linden and Central stations.

Trains operate between Howard and Central only.

Allow extra travel time.

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

 

MAP

 


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Bus Routes

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

No new reroutes are scheduled.

 

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.