Riding CTA

Riding CTA

Service Overview
Learn more about the services we provide.

Route & System Guide
Get information about each bus and train route on CTA.

How-To Guides
Learn how to ride transit like an expert.

Visitor Information
Info geared toward visitors to our great city.

Get information about accessible transit services.

Getting to Popular Destinations
Quick reference guide to some great destinations.

Bike & Ride
Learn about how you can use your bicycle with transit.

Park & Ride
Get information about driving to transit.

Safety and Security
Important information about your safety.

Transit to O'Hare and Midway
CTA's the way to get to and from Chicago airports!

Lost & Found
Lose something while travelling? We may be holding onto it for you.

View brochures about our services.

Rules of Conduct
Find information on rules that apply on CTA.

Policies and Practices
Find information on various CTA policies and tips for being a good neighbor on transit.

Plan a trip

Start (e.g. O'Hare Airport)

End (e.g. 1 N State St, Chicago, IL)

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About trip planners (and more options)..

System Status



Red Line Normal Service
Blue Line Normal Service
Brown Line Normal Service
Green Line Normal Service
Orange Line Normal Service
Purple Line Normal Service
Pink Line Normal Service
Yellow Line Normal Service


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