Service Alerts

Tuesday, September 6, 2022 • 6:00am
Metra Alert MD-N - Milwaukee Avenue closing at Kilbourn for Metra bridge replacement project
Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 7, Milwaukee Avenue will be closed at Kilbourn Avenue for the remainder of the year as part of Metra’s project to replace the bridge over the roadway and rebuild the Grayland Station. Southeast-bound vehicular traffic on Milwaukee Avenue will be rerouted south on Cicero Avenue and east on Addison Street back to Milwaukee Avenue. Northwest-bound traffic will be diverted west on Addison and north on Cicero to Milwaukee. Bicycle and pedestrian traffic will be rerouted along Addison Street and Kilbourn Avenue, and protected bike lanes will be erected on Addison during the closure.
Monday, November 28, 2022 • 2:36pm
Metra Alert MD-N - Inbound and outbound trains may be delayed up to 10 minutes, limited depot track availability in Union Station

Inbound and outbound Milwaukee North trains may be potentially delayed up to 10 minutes due to limited depot track availability in Chicago Union Station due to Saturday, November 26 derailment at Lake Street.  Please visit metra.com for current delay information.

Monday, November 28, 2022 • 2:37pm
Metra Alert NCS - Inbound and outbound trains may be delayed up to 10 minutes, limited depot track availability in Union Station

Inbound and outbound North Central Service trains may be potentially delayed up to 10 minutes due to limited depot track availability in Chicago Union Station due to Saturday, November 26 derailment at Lake Street.  Please visit metra.com for current delay information.

Friday, October 28, 2022 • 12:01pm
Metra Alert HC - The Heritage Corridor Joliet Elevator is out of Service
The Heritage Corridor Joliet elevator is out of service. Customers should use the pedestrian tunnel to access the boarding platform. Metra will provide an update once the elevator is back in-service.
Monday, November 28, 2022 • 2:33pm
Metra Alert MD-W - Inbound and outbound trains may be delayed up to 10 minutes, limited depot track availability in Union Station

Inbound and outbound Milwaukee West trains may be potentially delayed up to 10 minutes due to limited depot track availability in Chicago Union Station due to Saturday, November 26 derailment at Lake Street.  Please visit metra.com for current delay information.

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Station Details

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Chicago Union Station
Phone 312-322-4269
Lost and Found Contact 312-322-4269
Agent Hours 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Daily
Waiting Room Hours M-F: 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. Weekend 5 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Train Lines Milwaukee District North (MD-N) North Central Service (NCS) Heritage Corridor (HC) BNSF (BNSF) SouthWest Service (SWS) Milwaukee District West (MD-W)
Accessibility Yes
Station Address

210 South Canal St.
Chicago, IL 60606

Connecting Services

CTA Routes: 1, 7, J14, 28, 37, 60, 121124, 125, 126, 128130, 132, 151, 156, 157, 192, Blue Line

Pace Route: 755

Metra: BNSF, Milwaukee West, Milwaukee North, North Central Service, SouthWest Service

Shoreline Water Taxi

Station Parking Yes
Station Zone A
Parking Contact

N/A