Service Alerts

Metra Alert - Metra Electric District Extra Service For Chicago Bears Games

The Metra Electric District will run extra train service for anticipation of larger than normal crowds for the Chicago Bears home games. For more information click here and visit

Metra Alert UP-N - Union Pacific North Clybourn Station Tunnel Rehab

Beginning Sunday,  December 10, access to platform #4 at the Union Pacific North Clybourn station tunnel will be closed for rehabiliation through the end of December. Access to the platform will be through the Ashland Avenue stairwell entrance only. 

Metra Alert UP-N - Track Construction Saturday, December 9 through Sunday, December 10

Track construction will be taking place Saturday, December 9 through Sunday, December 10. Trains may incur delays enroute up to 20 minutes behind schedule passing through the work zone. Please listen to announcements for any platform changes. For additional information visit

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Station Details

Fort Sheridan
Agent Hours No Agent
Waiting Room Hours 24 Hour
Train Lines Union Pacific North (UP-N)
Accessibility Yes
Station Address

461 W. Old Elm Road
Highwood, IL 60040

Connecting Services

Pace Route: 472

Station Parking Yes
Station Zone F
Parking Contact Highland Park City Hall 847-432-0800 Lots 1 - 3, City of Lake Forest Police Department 847-234-2601 Lot 4, City of Highwood 847-432-1924 Lot 5
Total Parking Lots 4
Permit or Daily Parking 45 Spaces
Permit Only Parking 45 Spaces
ADA Parking 6