Photo: Track work at Loop Junction

Weekend service changes

Feb 14 - 17

 

Rail Lines

 

RED LINE


Feb 14 – 17
10pm Fri to 4am Mon

Granville, Thorndale and Bryn Mawr Temporary Station Closure

How does this affect my trip?
Granville, Thorndale and Bryn Mawr stations will temporarily close for the weekend.

Shuttle buses will provide service between Loyola (accessible) and Berwyn, stopping near the affected Red Line station (see map below). Transfer at Loyola or at Berwyn between Red Line trains and shuttle buses.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing track and signal construction in preparation for the Red and Purple Modernization (RPM) project.

Map

Click on map for a larger view.

Map showing Granville, Thorndale and Bryn Mawr Red Line stations temporarily closed. Free bus shuttle, connecting to Red Line at Loyola (accessible) and Berwyn stations, makes limited stops at or near closed Granville, Thorndale and Bryn Mawr stations.

Bus shuttle stop locations
Station Direction Shuttle stop
Loyola toward Berwyn station

on Sheridan at Loyola, west side of street, in front of Loyola station (at southbound #147, #155 stop)

toward Loyola station on Sheridan at Arthur, east side of street (at northbound #147, #155 stop) -- end of route; do not board
Granville toward Berwyn station on Broadway at Granville, southwest corner (at southbound #36 stop)
toward Loyola station on Broadway at Granville, southeast corner (at northbound #36 stop)
Thorndale toward Berwyn station on Broadway at Thorndale, southwest corner (at southbound #36 stop)
toward Loyola station on Broadway at Thorndale, southeast corner (at northbound #36 stop)
Bryn Mawr toward Berwyn station on Bryn Mawr at Red Line station, south side of street (at eastbound #84 stop)
toward Loyola station on Broadway at Bryn Mawr, northeast corner (at northbound #36 stop)
Berwyn toward Loyola station on Broadway at Berwyn, southeast corner (at northbound #36 stop)

 

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.
 

#3 King Drive Service to the Auto Show 

Sat, Feb 8 to Mon, Feb 17 or completion 

How does this affect my trip? 
Service will operate every 5 to 15 minutes during show times. 

Direct Service to McCormick Place from the North: Board buses southbound on Michigan Avenue (south of Chicago Avenue). 
Direct Service to McCormick Place from the South: Board buses northbound on King Drive. 

Why is service being changed? 
Service is provided for the convenience of customers attending the 2020 Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place. 


#20 Madison Temporary Reroute

Feb 14 – 16
Fri to Sun
3pm to 11:59pm, daily or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound buses will operate via Madison, Leavitt, Warren, and Paulina, then resume their normal route on Madison.

Westbound buses will operate via Madison, Paulina, Washington, and Leavitt, then resume their normal route on Madison.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the NBA All - Star 2020 event at the United Center.
 

#78 Montrose Temporary Reroute

9am, Mon, Feb 10 to 5pm, Fri, Feb 21 or completion

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

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to Metra railroad viaduct repair work.

 

#78 Montrose Temporary Bus Stop Change 

6am, Mon, Feb 10 to 11:59pm, Sun, Mar 15 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
The westbound #78 Montrose bus stop located mid-block at the Montrose Blue Line station will be
temporarily discontinued.

Why is service being changed?
This bus stop will be temporarily discontinued due to bridge construction and utility work.

 

 

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