Service Alerts

ME Van Buren Street Station Elevator Is Out Of Service
The Van Buren Street Station elevator is out of service. Customers can use South Water as alternate boarding stations. Updates will be provided.
Metra Electric Midday and Weekend Modified Schedule - July 13-21
Metra Electric District will have a modified midday and evening schedule July 13-21 due to scheduled construction. Go to metra.com for more information.
Metra Electric Trains Will Run On A Sunday Schedule on Saturday July 13 and Saturday July 20.
Due to a major construction project, Metra Electric trains will run on a Sunday schedule on Saturday, July 13 and Saturday, July 20. Visit metra.com for schedule information.
ME Train 8321 Delayed Departure
Train #8321, scheduled to depart millennium at 2:40 PM, is Delayed in departure due to track construction. Delay times are currently unknown. Updates will be made once this train is back on the move.
ME Inbound Trains West Platform Boarding
Inbound trains scheduled to arrive Millennium station will arrive and board from platform #1 the west platform that reads From Chicago. Please safely make your way to Platform 1 to board your next inbound train.
ME North End Boarding
Outbound trains may be loading from the north end of the platform at 18th, McCormick Place, 27th and 47th street. Please wait on the platform visible to the engineer and follow boarding instructions from the conductor after the train stops
Metra Alert ME - 147th St./Sibley Blvd station closed for reconstruction until late summer 2024

The 147th street/Sibley Blvd station is closed for reconstruction until late summer 2024. During this time, trains will not stop at this station. As alternates, please use the nearby Ivanhoe or Harvey stations. Updates will be provided once the rehabilitation is complete and the station is accessible. Metra apologizes for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Metra Alert ME - Track Construction Saturday, July 20 through Sunday, July 21

Track construction will be taking place on Saturday, July 20 through Sunday, July 21. Trains may incur delays enroute up to 20 minutes behind schedule passing through the work zone. Please listen to announcements for any platform changes. For additional information visit metra.com/constructionnotices.

Metra Alert ME - Homewood Platform Elevator - Out Of Service

The Homewood Platform elevator is out of service until further notice. Alternative accessible locations are the Flossmoor station and Calumet station.

Metra Alert ME - Millennium Station elevator out of service until further notice

The Millennium Station elevator is out of service until further notice.  Customers can use the elevator located at 205 N Michigan, which leads to the South Water entrance to Millennium Station

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Station Details

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Burr Oak
Ticket Vending Machine Credit card ticket vending machine available
Waiting Room Hours 24 Hour
Train Lines Metra Electric (ME)
Accessibility No
Station Address

Burr Oak Ave. near Lincoln St.
Blue Island, IL 60406

Connecting Services

Pace Routes: 359,

Station Parking Yes
Station Zone 2
Parking Contact

City of Blue Island 708-597-8600

Total Parking Lots 1
Permit or Daily Parking 0 Spaces
Daily Only Parking 63 Spaces
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