Reach a Metra Spokesman

For members of the news media only, please call 312-322-6776 to reach a Metra spokesperson at all hours. If you are not a member of news media, please do not call this number.

For passenger service inquiries, please call 312-322-6777 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  For travel information evenings and Saturdays, call the RTA Travel Information Center at 312-836-7000.

Below is a list of news releases related to Metra.

May 20th, 2022

Enjoying music under the stars at the Ravinia Festival is tradition for thousands across Chicagoland. Now getting to the festival grounds… read more

May 19th, 2022

Metra will implement minor changes to its weekday schedule on the Union Pacific Northwest Line beginning Tuesday, May 31. Metra launched a… read more

May 12th, 2022

Metra will introduce a new Metra Electric Line schedule on May 23 that adds some express service and makes a variety of other modifications… read more

May 4th, 2022

Metra, state, and local officials today broke ground on the complete rehabilitation of the 147th Street/Sibley Boulevard Station on the… read more

May 3rd, 2022

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle was joined by County commissioners along with representatives from Metra, Pace and RTA today… read more

April 29th, 2022

The votes have been tallied and Metra today announced the news that school-age children across the region have been waiting for: the names… read more

April 28th, 2022

Historic Pullman Foundation’s May 14-15 celebration will take place at Pullman National Monument with activities for the entire family

April 18th, 2022

Metra will close the 147th Street/Sibley Boulevard Station in Harvey beginning May 16 as the agency undertakes a complete redo of the… read more

April 13th, 2022

As a public transit agency, Metra is already green. But to celebrate Earth Day this year, Metra is going even greener with a week of… read more

April 7th, 2022

 As riders return to the weekday commute and construction activity ramps up, Metra will be significantly expanding the weekday schedule on… read more