Photo: Track work at Loop Junction

Weekend service changes

Mar 22 - 25

 

Rail Lines

 

  
BLUE LINE

Mar 22 – 25 
10pm Fri to 4am Mon

Belmont Station Temporary Closure

How does this affect my trip? 
The Belmont Blue Line station will temporarily close.

Please use the adjacent stations at Addison and Logan Square.

A free bus shuttle will operate between the Belmont and Logan Square stations.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed? 
We are performing station construction to improve the Belmont station as part of the Your New Blue modernization program.

Map

Map showing Belmont Blue Line station closed, and a free bus shuttle running from Logan Square station to Belmont station.


Sat, Mar 23
6am to 4pm 

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.

 

Mar 24 – 25
10pm Sun to 4am Mon

Boarding Change, Delays Between Montrose and Harlem (O’Hare branch)

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Forest Park-bound side of the platform at the Jefferson Park station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Montrose and Harlem (O’Hare branch), resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

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

 

GREEN, ORANGE LINES 


Sat, Mar 23
6am to 5pm

Boarding Change, Delays Between the Loop and Roosevelt

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all Green and Orange line trains on the Loop- and Harlem-bound side of the platform at the Roosevelt elevated station.

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

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing structure maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Orange and Green lines.

 

GREEN LINE 

Sun, Mar 24
7am to 5pm

Boarding Change, Delays Between California and Clinton

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Harlem-bound platform at Ashland and Morgan stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between California and Clinton, 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 Green and Pink lines.

 

PINK LINE

 
Sun, Mar 24
5am to 5pm

Pink Line Rerouted to Connect to Racine Blue Line Station

How does this affect my trip?
Trains will operate between 54th/Cermak and Polk, then to Racine Blue Line for connecting Blue Line train service to/from downtown.

For service to downtown from Pink Line stations between 54th/Cermak and Polk, take a Pink Line train toward the Loop and stay on board until the train reaches Racine on the Blue Line, where you can transfer to continuing Blue Line service into downtown.

For service from downtown to Pink Line stations between Polk and 54th/Cermak, take a Blue Line train toward Forest Park to Racine and transfer to a Pink Line train toward 54th/Cermak.

For service to/from Ashland, Morgan or Clinton stations, use shuttle buses between Polk and Ashland, and Green Line service.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing track maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Green and Pink lines.

Map

 
RED LINE

 

Mar 22 and 24
Fri and Sun, nightly
11pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Cermak-Chinatown and Grand 

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the 95th-bound side of the platform at the Roosevelt, Harrison, Jackson, Monroe, and Lake stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Cermak-Chinatown 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 Red Line.


Mar 23 – 24
10pm Sat to 5am Sun

Boarding Change, Delays Between 47th and Cermak-Chinatown

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the 95th-bound side of the platform at the Sox-35th station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between 47th and Cermak-Chinatown, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance at the Sox-35th station.

 

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.

#3 King Drive Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Michigan, 16th, State, Roosevelt, Canal, Washington, Wacker, Dearborn, Ohio, Fairbanks, and Erie, ending their trips at the Erie/Fairbanks terminal. 

Southbound buses will operate via Chicago, Clark, Wacker, Randolph, Clinton, Roosevelt, Wabash, and 16th, then resume their normal route on Michigan. Use Red Line trains to travel between Roosevelt and Downtown. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#4 Cottage Grove Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Michigan, 16th, and State to Roosevelt, ending their trips at the Roosevelt Red/ Orange/Green lines station. 

Southbound buses will begin their trips at the Roosevelt station, operate via Roosevelt, State, and 16th, then resume their normal route on Michigan. 

Use Red, Orange, or Green line trains to travel between Roosevelt and Downtown. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


Temporary Reroute
#6 Jackson Park
#J14 Jeffery Jump


Mar 23 – 24
6am Sat to 7:30am Sun
Sun, 2pm to 4pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound #6 Jackson Park
and #J14 Jeffery Jump buses will operate via Columbus, Roosevelt, and Michigan to Balbo, then continue their normal route on Michigan. 

Between Michigan/Balbo and Roosevelt/Columbus, southbound #6 and #J14 buses will operate via Michigan and Roosevelt, then resume their normal route on Columbus. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run setup and clean up.


#6 Jackson Park Express Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Lake Shore Drive, I-55 (Stevenson Expressway), State, and Roosevelt, ending their trips at the Roosevelt Red/ Orange/Green lines station. 

Southbound buses will begin their trips at the Roosevelt station, operate via Roosevelt to Columbus, then resume their normal route on Columbus. 

Use Red, Orange, or Green line trains to travel between Roosevelt and Downtown. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#12 Roosevelt Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Westbound
buses will operate via 16th and Wabash, then resume their normal route on Roosevelt. 

Eastbound buses are not affected. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.
 

#J14 Jeffery Jump Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via Lake Shore Drive, I-55 (Stevenson Expressway), State, and Roosevelt to the Roosevelt Red/Orange/Green lines station. Customers traveling into Downtown must transfer to Red, Orange, or Green line trains at this station.

Northbound buses will continue via Roosevelt and Jefferson to Madison, then continue their normal route on Jefferson. 

Southbound buses will operate via Washington, Clinton, and Roosevelt, then resume their normal route on Columbus.

Use Red, Orange, or Green line trains to travel between Roosevelt and Downtown. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#18 16th/18th Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Roosevelt, State, 11th, Wabash, and Roosevelt, ending their trips at the Roosevelt Red/Orange/Green lines station. 

Westbound buses will begin their trips at the Roosevelt station, then resume their normal route on Roosevelt. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


Temporary Reroute
#20 Madison
#56 Milwaukee
#60 Blue Island/26th


Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound #20 Madison
and #60 Blue Island/26th, and southbound #56 Milwaukee buses will operate via Washington, Wacker, Clark, Monroe, and Dearborn, ending their trips at Dearborn/Madison. 

Westbound #20 and #60, and northbound #56 buses will begin their trips at Dearborn/Madison, operate via Dearborn and Wacker, then resume their normal route on Madison. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run. 


#22 Clark Temporary Reroute

10am, Tue, Mar 19 to 5pm, Fri, Apr 5 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Clark, Southport, and Grace, then resume their normal route on Clark.

Northbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction at Clark/Irving Park.
 

#22 Clark Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Clark, Monroe, and Dearborn, ending their trips at the Washington Blue Line subway station. 

Northbound buses will begin their trips at Dearborn/Washington, then resume their normal route on Dearborn. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#29 State Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound buses will operate via State and Roosevelt to the Roosevelt Red/Orange/Green lines station. Customers traveling into Downtown must transfer to Red/Orange/Green line trains at this station.

Northbound buses will continue via Roosevelt, Canal, Washington, Wacker, Dearborn, Ohio, and McClurg, then resume their normal route on Illinois. 

Southbound buses will operate via Grand, Fairbanks, Ontario, Clark, Wacker, Randolph, Clinton, and Roosevelt, then resume their normal route on State. 

Use Red, Orange, or Green line trains to travel between Roosevelt and Downtown. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.
 

#36 Broadway Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via State, Ontario, Clark, Monroe, and Dearborn, ending their trips at the Washington Blue Line subway station.

Northbound buses will begin their trips at Dearborn/Washington, operate via Dearborn and Ohio, then resume their normal route on State.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run. 
 

#55 Garfield Temporary Bus Stop Relocation

6am, Mon, Mar 18 to 6am, Tue, Jun 11 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
The eastbound bus stop located on the south side of the street in front of the Garfield Green Line station will be temporarily relocated to the southwest corner at Garfield/Prairie.

Why is service being changed?
The bus stop is being temporarily relocated due to construction.
 

#62 Archer Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound
buses will operate via State and Roosevelt, ending their trips at the Roosevelt Red/ Orange/Green lines station. 

Southbound buses will begin their trips at the Roosevelt station on State south of Roosevelt, then continue their normal route on State. 

Use Red, Orange, or Green line trains to travel between Roosevelt and Downtown. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#65 Grand Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Illinois, Dearborn, Ohio, and McClurg, then resume their normal route on Illinois. 

Westbound buses will operate via Grand, Fairbanks, Ontario, and Clark, then resume their normal route on Grand. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#66 Chicago Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound buses will operate via Fairbanks, Ohio, and McClurg, then resume their normal route on Illinois. 

Westbound buses are not affected. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#124 Navy Pier Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Washington, Wacker, Dearborn, Ohio, and McClurg, then resume their normal route on Illinois. 

Westbound buses will operate via Grand, Fairbanks, Ontario, Clark, Wacker, Randolph, and Clinton to Madison, then continue their normal route on Clinton. 

Allow extra time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#126 Jackson Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Jackson, Canal, and Adams, ending their trips at Adams/Canal. 

Westbound buses will begin their trips at Adams/Canal, then continue their normal route on Adams. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#146 Inner Drive/Michigan Express Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Michigan, Ontario, Clark, Wacker, Randolph, Clinton, and Roosevelt to State, then continue their normal route on Roosevelt. 

Northbound buses will operate via McFetridge, Lake Shore Drive, I-55 (Stevenson), State, Roosevelt, Canal, Washington, Wacker, Dearborn, and Ohio, then resume their normal route on Michigan. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#147 Outer Drive Express Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Michigan, Adams, Wabash, Jackson, and Michigan, ending their trips at Michigan/Jackson. 

Northbound buses will begin their trips at Michigan/Jackson, operate via Michigan to Washington, then resume their normal route on Michigan. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.


#151 Sheridan Temporary Reroute

Sun, Mar 24
7:30am to 2pm or completion 

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound
buses will operate via Michigan, Ontario, Clark, and Wacker, then resume their normal route on Adams. 

Northbound buses will operate via Jackson, Wacker, Dearborn, and Ohio, then resume their normal route on Michigan. 

Allow extra travel time. 

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run.

 

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.