FREE Weekend Fun Kit
The days are getting shorter, but there's no shortage of fun in and around Chicago and Metra can take you to most of it. Request Metra’s FREE Weekend Fun Kit that contains coupons to some of Chicago’s most popular attractions, including museums, tours, and other fun destinations. The kit also contains a schedule of the Metra line closest to your home and a Travel Guide - which gives you easy-to-use travel information personalized from your downtown terminal. Request your kit today by sending us an email with your mailing address and we’ll be sure to mail you your FREE Weekend Fun Kit so you’ll have everything you’ll need for a day of fun in the city!
$8 Weekend Pass and Family Fares
Take advantage of our special weekend fares including Metra’s $8 Weekend Pass offering unlimited rides on Saturday and Sunday, and Family Fares, where up to three children 11 and under ride free with a fare-paying adult on weekends and select holidays. Purchase a ticket or use your Monthly, 10-Ride Ticket, or Metra’s $8 Weekend Pass as the adult fare.
Convenient Connections Too!
Convenient CTA connections from Metra’s downtown stations make it easy to get to fun destinations. Or, take a test drive with our new rideshare partners Uber and Lyft, who are offering first time users a discount. Simply download the Uber app on your mobile device and enter promo code METRACHI to get $10 off each of your first two rides. (New users only.) First time Lyft users get up to $20 off your first ride by downloading the app on your mobile device and entering promo code METRA15.
By taking Metra, you’ll enjoy the stress-free way to travel and the kids will enjoy the fun and excitement of a train ride.
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