All Metra lines travel to downtown Chicago. There are six stations that are in or next to The Loop. Learn more about each station below. Ogilvie Transportation Center The Ogilvie Transportation Center or OTC is just west of The Loop near the Chicago River. Metra trains on the Union Pacific North, Northwest and West stop … Continue reading What Metra line goes to Chicago?
Three CTA lines travel to the Lincoln Park neighborhood and park: red, brown and purple. All lines can be reached in the downtown Chicago Loop and brown and purple lines also operate on the northside of the city, red on the south. Tips for your commute: Use Google Maps Enter your start and end address … Continue reading Which CTA line goes to Lincoln Park?
Technically, no CTA train travels directly to Chicago's Union Station. At 225 Canal Street, Union Station is just outside the Loop next to the Chicago River. Just across the river, however, are multiple CTA stations on all rail lines if you're willing to walk about 10 minutes. Choose from the following rail stations for access … Continue reading Which CTA train goes to Union Station?
Only two CTA rail lines run 24 hours a day: red and blue. Service on the other rail lines ends by 1:30 a.m. or sooner depending on the line. Here's what else you should know: Blue Line The 24-hour blue line travels to and from O'Hare International Airport. If you are arriving or departing Chicago … Continue reading Does CTA run 24 hours?
The answer is yes, you can drink on Metra, but there are certain days and times when alcohol and glass bottles are prohibited. See below to view the alcohol policy on trains. No Alcohol and No Glass Bottles St. Patrick's Day Parade South Side Irish Parade (Rock Island District line only) Air and Water Show Saturday and Sunday of … Continue reading Can you drink alcohol on Metra trains?