Service Alerts

Metra Alert ME - Homewood East Side Construction Will Begin March 13

Beginning Monday, March 13, access to the Homewood Station from the east will be closed for station construction until Summer 2024.  Access to the boarding platform will be through the Park Avenue entrance ONLY (west side of tracks).


Beginning, Monday, March 6, the Pace bus stop will relocate from Harwood Avenue to Park Avenue.  Please allow additional time and use caution near the work zone.

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Station Details

79th Street (Cheltenham)
Agent Hours No Agent
Waiting Room Hours 24 Hour
Train Lines Metra Electric (ME)
Accessibility Yes
Station Address

79th St. at Exchange Ave.
Chicago, IL 60649

Connecting Services

CTA Routes: N5, 6, 26, 71, 79

Station Parking Yes
Station Zone B
Parking Contact 773-734-2933
Total Parking Lots 27
Permit or Daily Parking 1559 Spaces
Permit Only Parking 511 Spaces
Daily Only Parking 1048 Spaces
ADA Parking 23