Service Alerts

Monday, January 3, 2022 • 1:04pm
Metra Alert - The VanBuren St elevator temporarily out of service
The VanBuren Michigan Ave elevator is temporarily out of service. Recommended alternative accessible locations are Museum Campus and Millenium Station. Metra will provide updated information once service has been restored.
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 • 6:50am
Metra Alert - The VanBuren Street Platform elevator temporarily out of service
The VanBuren Street Platform elevator is temporarily out of service. Recommended alternative accessible locations are Millennium Station and Museum Campus - 11th Street. Metra will provide updated information once service has been restored.
Monday, January 17, 2022 • 12:30pm
Metra Alert ME - Metra access closed beginning Jan. 24, 2022 during city reconstruction of South Water viaduct

Beginning Jan. 24, 2022, the escalator and stairs to the building at the South Water entrance to Millennium Station will be closed and barricaded through at least March 2022, while the City of Chicago rebuilds the South Water viaduct. Metra will provide updates once this construction is complete.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 • 12:37pm
Metra Alert ME - On Sunday, Jan. 23, between the hours of 7a and 6p, Metra trains will arrive and depart from NICTD tracks 8, 9 & 10

On Sunday, January 23, between the hours of 7a and 6p, Metra trains will arrive and depart from upper level NICTD tracks 8, 9 & 10 due to scheduled track work.  Please see Metra personnel if you need any assistance.  

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Station Details

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Van Buren Street Station
Agent Hours 6 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (M-F) Closed (Sat-Sun) Credit card vending
Waiting Room Hours 5 a.m. to 12:50 a.m.
Train Lines Metra Electric (ME)
Accessibility Yes
Station Address

132 E. Van Buren
Chicago, IL 60605

Connecting Services

CTA Routes: 3, 4, 6, J14, 19, 20, 26, 56, 60, 124, 143, 147, 151, 157Brown, Green, Pink, Orange and Purple Lines

South Shore

 

Station Parking No
Station Zone A
Parking Contact

N/A