Service Alerts

Metra Alert - Memorial Day Weekend Schedules/Restrictions

Metra will operate a normal weekday schedule on Friday, May 26.  Also, Metra will operate a Sunday/Holiday Schedule on Monday, May 29 (Memorial Day).

Alcohol will not be allowed on any Metra train on Saturday, May 27 through and including Monday, May 29.  

UPNW 7244 Delayed
Inbound train #7244 scheduled to arrive Chicago at 6:23 P.M. may be operating 15 to 20 minutes behind freight train interference.
Metra Alert UP-NW - Changes to Union Pacific West and Northwest lines effective May, 30

Metra is making adjustments to its schedules on the Union Pacific Northwest and Union Pacific West lines beginning Tuesday, May 30. The changes are being made to better match actual operating conditions and create service patterns that provide riders with more options. For more information, Union Pacific Northwest and Union Pacific West riders are advised to review the new schedules at

Metra Alert UP-NW - Track construction Saturday, May 27 through Sunday, May 28

Track construction will begin Saturday, May 27 through Sunday, May 28. 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  

Metra Alert UP-NW - Clybourn Station Platform Rehabilitation

The north half of paltform #2 at the Clybourn station is closed for rehabilitation. Once completed, the work will begin on the south half of platform #2 and into platform #1. The project is scheduled to be completed by the end of July.

Please allow addtional time to access the in-service platform and exercise caution near the work zones.

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Station Details

Mount Prospect
Phone 847-253-5839
Agent Hours 5:10 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. (M-F)
Waiting Room Hours 5 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Train Lines Union Pacific Northwest (UP-NW)
Accessibility Yes
Station Address

13 E. Northwest Hwy. (at Main St.)
Mount Prospect, IL 60056

Connecting Services

Pace Routes: 234

Station Parking Yes
Station Zone D
Parking Contact

Mt Prospect Village Clerk 847-392-6000

Total Parking Lots 9
Permit or Daily Parking 457 Spaces
Permit Only Parking 228 Spaces
Daily Only Parking 229 Spaces
ADA Parking 12