(April 16, 2013) - The CTA in May 2013 will be starting a major project in which they will close a 10-mile stretch of the Red Line from the Cermak/Chinatown stop to 95th/Dan Ryan for five months in order to completely reconstruct the tracks and... Read more
(March 7, 2013) - Please accept our apologies for the lengthy delay on your BNSF train last night and especially for the issues with communications. We will explain what happened below, but we wanted to assure you that we already have met with BNSF... Read more
(February 26, 2013) - What is this contest about?It’s about drawing new riders to Metra – about getting people out of their cars and out of traffic jams and on to our fast, reliable, safe trains.
What are you giving away?Every week for 14 weeks... Read more
(February 26, 2013) - Metra today welcomed passengers “All aboard!” with an offer of two free tickets to any destination served by one of the nation’s largest commuter rail networks. The “Take a test drive in one of our cars” campaign will... Read more
(February 16, 2013) - The Metra Board in March will begin using a new committee structure that is designed to promote more Board input and oversight, while increasing transparency of the operations of the commuter rail agency.
“These new committees... Read more
(January 30, 2013) - Metra’s 10-Ride Convenience Pass makes it easy:
for occasional commuters.
to share with family and friends.
for small groups traveling together.
anytime! Valid for one year from purchase date.
to get, just order online for... Read more
(January 7, 2013) -
The Metra Board of Directors in December approved the change in fare media policy to price the 10-ride ticket at the cost of 10 one-way fares, instead of nine effective February 1, 2013.
Click here to see the fares effective... Read more
(December 27, 2012) - Announces partnership with Northwestern Medicine and RTA to outfit 300 AEDs on Metra trains
Thanks to a grant from the Regional Transportation Authority, the sponsorship of Northwestern Medicine and the support of Gov. Pat... Read more