Metra to run extra train after White Sox playoff game

Publication Date
Thursday, October 07, 2021

Metra will run an extra outbound train on the Rock Island Line following Game Three of the American League playoffs between the Chicago White Sox and Houston Astros at Guaranteed Rate Field on Sunday, Oct. 10.

The train will depart from Metra’s 35th Street/“Lou” Jones Station about 30 minutes after the end of the game. It will express to Blue Island and then make all stops to Joliet. Metra’s regularly scheduled Train 231, which departs from 35th Street at 11:15 p.m., will accommodate riders along the line’s Beverly Branch.

Riders are encouraged to use Metra’s $7 Sunday Day Pass, good for unlimited rides all day. Plus, weekend Family Fares allow up to three children 11 and under to ride free with a fare-paying adult. And remember, you can buy tickets right from your smartphone with the Ventra app. Download it from the App Store or Google Play.