172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood

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Service description: See schedule for full details.

First bus/last bus

Spans of service below show when first bus departs terminal of origin through last bus departs terminal of origin. First and last buses reach mid-route stops later than these times-see schedule or use trip planner for specific times when service works for you.

Hyde Park/East End south to 60th/University
7:15a-6:00p weekdays, 8:00a-6:00p Saturday, 8:00a-6:00p Sunday
60th/University north to Hyde Park/East End
7:30a-6:15p weekdays, 8:20a-6:20p Saturday, 8:20a-6:20p Sunday
Operates September through mid-June as shown above. In summer, runs weekday rush periods only. Every 30 minutes weekends/holidays.

(Precise hours of service may vary depending on where along the route you are.)

Service alerts

Current alerts 1
Additional Weekday Morning Trips
Added Service

#172 - Three new SB AM trips added, frm Hyde Pk/East End btwn 8:45am and 10:45am. Two new NB AM trips added, frm 60th/University btwn 8:45am and 10:45am.

 RSS Feed: #172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood Alerts

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