The Van Buren St. Metra Station is in Grant Park at 132 E. Van Buren Street. On the Electric District and South Shore line, the station is near festivals in the park and other downtown attractions, or board trains at the station to Hyde Park, University Park and other South Chicago neighborhoods. Explore station information and nearby destinations below.

Train Schedules

*Note eastbound South Shore service departs from downtown Chicago

Fare Information

Metra Fare Zone A
South Shore Fares

Tip: Use Google Maps to get specific fare and schedule information.


Grant Park
Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago Symphony Center
DePaul University


The Congress Plaza Hotel
HI Chicago Hostel

Recommended Restaurants

Cafecito (Cuban)
Brightwok Kitchen (Asian Fusion)
Osaka Sushi Express  (Sushi)
IDOF (Mediterranean)
Mercat a la Planxa (Spanish)


Brando’s Speakeasy
Plymouth Rooftop Bar & Grill

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