79th Red Line

Station information

15 W. 79th St., Chicago, IL 60620
Type of station:
Expressway Line
Bike parking:
Indoor bike parking available.

CTA Buses #8A, #24, #29, #75, #79

Service alerts

Current alerts 1
Red Line DelaysSignificant Delays

Red Line trains are running w/residual delays following an earlier unauthorized person on the tracks at Clark/Division. Service is resuming, allow extra time.

Estimated arrivals

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