Photo: Track work at Loop Junction

Weekend service changes

Jun 15 - 18


Rail Lines

 

BLUE LINE

 

Jun 15 - 16
11pm Fri to 4am Sat

Boarding Change, Delays Between LaSalle and Grand

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Forest Park-bound side of the platform at the Jackson, Monroe, Washington, and Clark/Lake stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between LaSalle and Grand, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

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

 

Jun 16 - 17
10pm Sat to 4am Sun

Boarding Change, Delays Between Damen and Clark/Lake

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the Division, Chicago, and Grand stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Damen and Clark/Lake, 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.

 

Jun 17 - 18
10pm Sun to 4am Mon

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.

 

BROWN LINE

 
Jun 16 – 17

Sat to Sun
8am to 6pm, daily

Kimball-bound Trains Bypass Diversey and Wellington Stations

How does this affect my trip?
Kimball-bound Brown Line trains will not stop at Diversey and Wellington stations.

For service to these stations, take a Kimball-bound train to the Belmont station and transfer to a Loop-bound train.

For service from these stations, take a Loop-bound train to the Fullerton station and transfer to a Kimball-bound train.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Trains are rerouted due to construction work on a building adjacent to the elevated structure.

 

GREEN LINE


Sat, Jun 16
7am to 5pm

Boarding Change, Delays Between Indiana and Roosevelt

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Ashland/63rd- and Cottage Grove-bound side of the platform at the Cermak-McCormick Place and 35th-Bronzeville-IIT stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Indiana and Roosevelt, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Service is being affected due to construction work on a building adjacent to the elevated structure.

 

ORANGE LINE


Sat, Jun 16
7am to 5pm

Delays Between Halsted and Roosevelt

How does this affect my trip?
Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Halsted and Roosevelt, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Service is being affected due to construction work on a building adjacent to the elevated structure.

 

PURPLE LINE

 

Sat, Jun 16
7am to 3pm

Boarding Change, Delays Between Foster and Main

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Howard-bound platform at the Davis and Dempster stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Foster and Main, 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 Purple Line.

 

RED LINE


Jun 15 – 16
11pm Sat to 4am Sun

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.
 

Temporary Reroute
#6 Jackson Park Express,
#10 Museum of Science & Industry
#J14 Jeffery Jump

Sat, Jun 16
6am to 3pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Between Balbo/Michigan and Roosevelt/Columbus, #6 Jackson Park Express, #10 Museum of Science & Industry, and #J14 Jeffery Jump buses will operate via Michigan and Roosevelt.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Patronales Puertorriquenas 50th Annual Puerto Rican Day Parade Downtown Chicago.

 

#8 Halsted Temporary Reroute

Jun 15 - 18
7am 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.

Allow extra travel time.

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

 

#18 16th/18th Temporary Reroute

Jun 16 - 18
5am Sat to 5am Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via 18th Street, Racine, Cermak, Loomis, and 18th Street.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Pilsen Food Truck Fest.

 

#49 Western Temporary Reroute

Sat, Jun 16
10am to 5pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Western, Chicago, Grand, Homan, North Avenue, and Western.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Puerto Rican People’s Parade.

 

#52 Kedzie/California Temporary Reroute

Sat, Jun 16
10am to 5pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Kedzie, Grand, Homan, North Avenue, and California.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Puerto Rican People’s Parade.

 

#70 Division Temporary Reroute

Sat, Jun 16
10am to 5pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Division, Damen, Chicago, Grand, Homan, and Division.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Puerto Rican People’s Parade.

 

#71 71st/South Shore Temporary Reroute

7am, Mon, Jun 11 to 4pm, Fri, Jun 29 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound buses will operate via Exchange, South Shore, 67th, and Jeffery, then resume their normal route on 71st.

Southbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to water main construction on 71st between Chappel and Clyde.

 

#103 West 103rd Temporary Reroute

7am, Mon, Jun 11 to 4pm, Fri, Jun 22 or completion

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

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to railroad crossing construction at 103rd/Sacramento.

 

#205 Chicago/Golf Temporary Reroute

Jun 15 - 18
6pm Fri to 6am Mon or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Chicago, Kedzie, Hinman, Main, and Chicago.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Custer Street Fair.

 

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.