Service Alerts

UPN Evanston Elevator - Out of Service
The Evanston Main St elevator is out of service. Customers can use Winnetka or Ogilvie Transportation Center as alternate boarding stations. Updates will be provided.
UPN Train #327 - On The Move
UPN Train #327 scheduled to arrive Waukegan at 12:54 pm is on the move and operating 15 to 20 minutes behind schedule due to track construction
Metra Alert UP-W - Geneva Platform 2 Rehabilitation

On Monday, October 9, the Geneva outbound platform (Platform 2) will be closed for rehabilitation through the end of 2024. Commuters must use the temporary platform located east of Third Street. All trains will board passengers from the rear cars on this platform. Please allow additional time to access the in-service platform and exercise caution near the work zones.

Metra Alert UP-W - River Forest Platform 2 Rehabilitation

Beginning Wednesday, May 8, the east half of Platform 2 (island platform) will be closed for rehabilitation. Once completed, the work will move to the west half of Platform 2 to complete the project by the end of November.

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

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Station Details

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Ogilvie Transportation Center
Lost and Found Contact 312-496-4751
Ticket Vending Machine No agent; ticket vending machines available
Waiting Room Hours Upper M-Sat: 5 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Sunday: 7 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Lower M-F: 5 a.m. to 6:40 p.m. Weekends: Closed
Train Lines Union Pacific North (UP-N) Union Pacific West (UP-W) Union Pacific Northwest (UP-NW)
Accessibility Yes
Station Address

500 W. Madison St.
Chicago, IL 60606

Connecting Services

CTA Routes: J14, 19, 20, 56, 60, 120, 124125, 128130, 132, 157, 192, Green, and Pink Lines

Metra: Union Pacific - West, Union Pacific - Northwest, Union Pacific - North

Chicago Water Taxi

Station Parking No
Station Zone 1
Parking Contact

N/A