26 South Shore Express

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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.

103rd/Stony Island north to Chicago/Fairbanks
4:15a-1:45p weekdays
Chicago/Mies van der Rohe south to 103rd/Stony Island
1:15p-9:20p weekdays
No stops between 67th/Jeffery and Columbus/11th (Museum Campus).

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

Service alerts

Current alerts 2
Temporary Reroute
Planned Reroute

#26 South Shore Express and #30 South Chicago buses will operate in both directions via Ewing, 95th, South Chicago, Harbor, and Mackinaw.

Temporary Bus Stop Relocation
Bus Stop Relocation

The SB #3-4-J14-26-143-147-151 bus stop at the southwest corner of Michigan/Monroe will be temporarily discontinued.

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