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List of Chicago Transit Authority bus routes

A NovaBus LFS along CTA's Route 56.

This is a list of bus routes operated by the Chicago Transit Authority.


Routes

Route Name Starting Point Terminus Operates Direction Garage
#1

Bronzeville/Union Station

35th/Michigan Union Station Weekday Rush Periods Bi-Directional 77th
#2

Hyde Park Express

60th/Cottage Grove Navy Pier Weekday Rush Periods Bi-Directional 77th
#3

King Drive

95th/St. Lawrence[1] Erie/Fairbanks Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#4

Cottage Grove

95th/St. Lawrence[1] Columbus/South Water Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#N4

Cottage Grove (Owl)

63rd/Cottage Grove Green Line terminal Washington/State Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 77th
#N5

South Shore Night Bus

69th Red Line station 95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 103rd
#6

Jackson Park Express

79th/South Shore (some trips end at 63rd/Stony Island) Wacker/Columbus Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#7

Harrison

Harrison/Central (Loretto Hospital) Congress/Michigan Weekdays Bi-Directional Kedzie
#8

Halsted

79th Broadway/Waveland Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#8A

South Halsted

Weekday Midday:
119th/Halsted

Rush Hours & Weekends:
127th/Halsted

79th/Perry (77th Street Bus Garage) Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#9

Ashland

Daily:
95th/Ashland

Weekday Rush Periods:
104th/Vincennes

Clark/Bell Plaine Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#N9

Ashland (Owl)

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal North/Clark Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 74th
#10

Museum of Science and Industry

Chestnut/Lake Shore Drive Museum of Science & Industry Daily - Varies Seasonally Bi-Directional Kedzie
#11

Lincoln

Howard/McCormick Western Brown Line Station Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#12

Roosevelt

Harrison/Central (Loretto Hospital) 16th/Indiana Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie / Chicago
#J14

Jeffery Jump

103rd/Stony Island (103rd Street Bus Garage) Washington/Jefferson Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#15

Jeffery Local

103rd/Stony Island (103rd Street Bus Garage) 47th Red Line station Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#18

16th/18th

16th/Cicero Roosevelt CTA Red, Orange and Green Line Station via Michigan Ave Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie
#19

United Center Express

Michigan/Randolph United Center Special Events Peak direction Chicago
#20

Madison

Madison/Austin Midday & Weekends:
Michigan

Weekday Rush Hours:
Randolph/Columbus

Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#N20

Madison (Owl)

Madison/Austin Washington/State Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional Chicago
#21

Cermak

North Riverside Park Mall Mercy Hospital

After PM Rush Trips:
McCormick Place

Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie
#22

Clark

Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line terminal Polk/Clark Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#N22

Clark (Owl)

Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line terminal Washington/State Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional North Park
#24

Wentworth

Midday:
79th/Red Line (77th Street Bus Garage)

Weekday Rush Hours:
87th/Racine

Clark/Wacker Weekdays Bi-Directional 77th
#26

South Shore Express

106th/Buffalo Chicago/Fairbanks Weekday Rush Periods Peak Direction 103rd
#28

Stony Island

Weekdays:
Olive-Harvey College

Weekends:
103rd/Stony Island (103rd Street Bus Garage)

47th/Lake Park

Rush Periods: Union Station

Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#29

State Street

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal Navy Pier Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#30

South Chicago

Hegewisch NICTD Station Weekdays & Saturdays:
69th Red Line station

Sundays:
92nd/Commercial

Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#34

South Michigan

Daily:
131st/Ellis

Certain School Trips:
132nd/Doty

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#N34

South Michigan (Owl)

131st/Ellis 95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 103rd
#35

31st/35th

24th Place/Cicero[2] 35th/Cottage Grove (extended to 31st Street Beach from Memorial Day thru late August) Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie
#36

Broadway

Devon/Clark Daily:

Congress/Wells
Late Night:
Harrison/Desplaines (Greyhound Bus Terminal)

Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#37

Sedgwick

Fullerton Red/Brown/Purple Line Station Clinton Blue Line Station Monday-Friday Bi-Directional Chicago
#39

Pershing

38th/St. Louis 40th/Lake Park Weekdays Bi-Directional Kedzie
#43

43rd Street

Daily:
Root/Halsted

Late Evenings:
47th Red Line Station

43rd/Oakenwald Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#44

Wallace-Racine

87th/Racine Halsted Orange Line station Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#47

47th Street

Daily & Evening:
Cicero/Archer

Early Mornings & Late Evenings:
Midway Orange Line terminal

47th/Lake Park Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#48

South Damen

97th/Western Western Orange Line station Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional 74th
#49

Western

79th/Western Berwyn/Western Daily Bi-Directional North Park / 74th
#49B

North Western

Western Brown Line station Howard/Western Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#N49

Western (Owl)

79th/Western Berwyn/Western Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 74th
#50

Damen

35th/Archer Orange Line station Clark/Edgewater

Certain School Trips: Damen/Adams

Daily Bi-Directional North Park / Kedzie
#51

51st Street

Kedzie Orange Line station 47th Red Line station Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#52

Kedzie/California

63rd/Kedzie Addison/Rockwell Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie
#52A

South Kedzie

115th/Springfield Western Orange Line station Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#53

Pulaski

Peterson/Pulaski 31st/Komensky Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#N53

Pulaski (Owl)

Pulaski/Congress Blue Line station Irving Park Blue Line station Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional Chicago
#53A

South Pulaski

31st/Komensky 111th/Pulaski

Certain Trips:
81st/Pulaski
Certain Trips:
115th/Springfield

Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#54

Cicero

Montrose/Cicero 24th Place/Cicero Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#54A

North Cicero/Skokie Blvd.

Irving Park Blue Line station

Late PM Rush Trips:
Dempster-Skokie Yellow Line station

Skokie Courthouse Weekday Rush Periods Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#54B

South Cicero

Cermak/Kenton

Certain School Trips: Midway Orange Line terminal

Ford City Mall

Certain School Trips: Queen of Peace High School

Daily Bi-Directional Chicago / 74th
#55

Garfield

Museum of Science and Industry Midway Orange Line terminal

Certain Midday Trips:
55th/St. Louis

Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#55A

55th/Austin

65th/Austin Midway Orange Line terminal Weekday Rush Periods Bi-Directional 74th
#55N

55th/Narragansett

63rd/Narragansett Midway Orange Line terminal Monday-Saturday Bi-Directional 74th
#N55

Garfield (Owl)

Museum of Science and Industry 55th/St. Louis Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 74th
#56

Milwaukee

Jefferson Park Blue Line station Washington/Michigan

Late Evenings:
Washington/State

Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen / North Park
#57

Laramie

Grand/Latrobe Cicero Blue Line station Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#59

59th/61st

Midway Orange Line terminal 60th/Stony Island Monday-Saturday Bi-Directional 74th
#60

Blue Island/26th

24th Place/Cicero Randolph/Harbor Drive Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie
#N60

Blue Island/26th (Owl)

Washington/State 54th/Cermak Pink Line terminal Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional Kedzie
#62

Archer

Archer/Cicero

Archer/Harlem

Kinzie/State Daily Bi-Directional 74th / Kedzie
#62H

Archer/Harlem

Midway Orange Line terminal 63rd/Archer Monday-Saturday Bi-Directional 74th
#N62

Archer (Owl)

Washington/State (via Halsted and Roosevelt) Midway Orange Line terminal Overnight Bi-Directional 74th
#63

63rd Street

Midway Orange Line terminal 63rd/Stony Island

Memorial thru Labor Day:
63rd Street Beach

Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#N63

63rd (Owl)

Midway Orange Line terminal 63rd/Stony Island Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 74th
#63W

West 63rd

63rd/Archer Midway Orange Line terminal Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#65

Grand

Grand/Nordica Navy Pier Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#66

Chicago

Chicago/Austin Navy Pier Daily Bi-Directional Chicago / Kedzie
#N66

Chicago (Owl)

Chicago/Pulaski (Chicago Avenue Bus Garage) Washington/State Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional Chicago
#67

67th/69th/71st

Ford City Mall 67th/South Shore

Certain Eastbound Trips:
La Rabida Children's Hospital

Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#68

Northwest Highway

Park Ridge Metra Station Jefferson Park Blue Line station Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#70

Division

Division/Austin Clark/Walton Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#71

71st/South Shore

Torrence/112th Garfield Green Line station Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#72

North

North/Harlem

North/Narragansett

North/Clark

Memorial thru Labor Day:
North Ave Beach

Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#73

Armitage

Grand/Latrobe North/Clark Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#74

Fullerton

Grand/Nordica Fullerton/Halsted Daily Bi-Directional Chicago
#75

74th/75th

74th/Damen (74th Street Bus Garage) 75th/South Shore Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#76

Diversey

Diversey/Harlem Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#77

Belmont

Daily:
Belmont/Cumberland

Certain Rush Period Trips:
Belmont/Octavia

Diversey/Lake Shore

Belmont/Halsted

Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#N77

Belmont (Owl)

Belmont/Octavia Belmont/Halsted Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#78

Montrose

Harlem/Forest Preserve Dr. Harlem Irving Plaza Montrose/Marine

Memorial thru Labor Day on weekends:
Montrose Beach

Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#79

79th Street

Ford City Mall 79th/Brandon Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#N79

79th (Owl)

79th/Western 79th/Brandon Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 77th
#80

Irving Park

Irving Park/Harlem

Irving Park/Cumberland

Irving Park/Lake Shore Drive Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#81

Lawrence

Jefferson Park Blue Line station Wilson/Marine Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#81W

West Lawrence

Jefferson Park Blue Line station Cumberland Blue Line station Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#N81

Lawrence (Owl)

Jefferson Park Blue Line station Wilson/Marine Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#82

Kimball/Homan

Daily:
31st/Lawndale

Late Night:
31st/Komensky Certain Trips:
Congress/Homan

Devon/Kedzie

Mall Operation Hours:
Lincolnwood Town Center

Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie / North Park
#84

Peterson

Caldwell/Central Bryn Mawr Red Line station Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#85

Central

Bryn Mawr/Elston (Forest Glen Bus Garage) Harrison/Central (Loretto Hospital) Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#85A

North Central

Jefferson Park Blue Line station Touhy/Lehigh Monday-Saturday Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#86

Narragansett/Ridgeland

Milwaukee/Imlay Ridgeland Green Line station Weekdays Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#87

87th Street

87th/Cicero 91st/Commercial Daily Bi-Directional 77th
#N87

87th (Owl)

87th/Western 87th Red Line station Daily-Overnight Bi-Directional 77th
#88

Higgins

Jefferson Park Blue Line station Devon/Canfield Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#90

Harlem

Harlem Blue Line station Harlem Green Line terminal Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#91

Austin

Daily:

Jefferson Park Blue Line station
Certain School Trips:
Taft High School

Roosevelt/Austin Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#92

Foster

Jefferson Park Blue Line station Berwyn Red Line station Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen / North Park
#93

California/Dodge

Kimball Brown Line terminal Davis Purple Line station Monday-Saturday Bi-Directional North Park
#94

South California

Chicago/Kedzie 74th/Damen Daily Bi-Directional 74th
#95E

93rd/95th

92nd/Buffalo 95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#95W

West 95th

97th/Western 95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#96

Lunt

Devon/Kedzie Morse Red Line station Weekdays Bi-Directional North Park
#97

Skokie

Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line terminal Old Orchard Mall

Early AM/Late PM Weekend trips Dempster-Skokie Yellow Line terminal

Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#X98

Avon Express

Avon, Morton Grove (Golf/Waukegan) Jefferson Park Blue Line station Monday-Friday Late Evening/Shift Changes Southbound only Forest Glen
#100

Jeffery Manor Express

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line terminal 112th/Avenue C Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional 103rd
#103

West 103rd

104th/Pulaski 95th/Dan Ryan Red Line Terminal Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#106

East 103rd

103rd/Stony Island (103rd Street Bus Garage) 95th/Dan Ryan Red Line Terminal Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#108

Halsted-95th

127th/Halsted 95th/Dan Ryan Red Line Terminal

Certain Trips:
Brandon/Brainard Certain School Trips:
132nd/Doty

Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional 103rd
#111

111th/King Drive

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line Terminal Marshfield/117th (Marshfield Plaza) Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#111A

Pullman Shuttle

Kensington/115th Street Metra Station Pullman Park Plaza (109th/Doty) Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#112

Vincennes-111th

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line Terminal 111th/Pulaski Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#115

Pullman/115th

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line Terminal Marshfield/117th (Marshfield Plaza) Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#119

Michigan-119th

95th/Dan Ryan Red Line Terminal 119th/Western Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#120

Ogilvie/Streeterville Express

Ogilvie Transportation Center Streeterville Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional Chicago / Kedzie
#121

Union/Streeterville Express

Union Station Streeterville Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional Chicago / Kedzie
#124

Navy Pier

Ogilvie / Union Stations Navy Pier Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie
#125

Water Tower Express

Harrison/Desplaines (Greyhound Bus Terminal) Water Tower Place Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional Kedzie / Chicago
#126

Jackson

Jackson/Austin Congress/Michigan Daily Bi-Directional Kedzie
#128

Soldier Field Express

Ogilvie / Union Stations Soldier Field Bears Games Peak Direction 103rd
#130

Museum Campus

Ogilvie / Union Stations Museum Campus Memorial thru Labor Day:
Daily
Bi-Directional Kedzie
#132

Goose Island Express

Clybourn Metra Station Congress/Michigan Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional Chicago
#134

Stockton/LaSalle Express

Briar/Sheridan Adams/Wacker Weekday Rush Hours Peak Direction Kedzie
#135

Clarendon/LaSalle Express

Wilson/Clarendon Adams/Wacker Weekday Rush Hours Peak Direction North Park
#136

Sheridan/LaSalle Express

Devon/Sheridan Adams/Wacker Weekday Rush Hours Peak Direction North Park
#143

Stockton/Michigan Express

Briar/Sheridan Congress/Michigan Weekday Rush Hours Peak Direction Kedzie
#146

Inner Drive/Michigan Express

Berwyn Red Line station Museum Campus Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#147

Outer Drive Express

Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line Terminal Congress/Michigan

Weekday Mornings:
Balbo/Michigan

Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#148

Clarendon/Michigan Express

Foster/Marine Drive State/Congress Weekday Rush Hours Peak Direction North Park
#151

Sheridan

Daily:

Arthur/Clark
Part-Time Sunday Evening Terminal:
Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line Terminal
Supplemental Terminal:
Belmont/Halsted

Union Station Daily Bi-Directional North Park / Kedzie
#152

Addison

Addison/Cumberland Waveland/Lake Shore Drive Daily Bi-Directional Forest Glen / North Park
#155

Devon

Devon/Kedzie Morse Red Line station Daily Bi-Directional North Park
#156

LaSalle

Belmont/Halsted Harrison/Desplaines (Greyhound Bus Terminal) Weekdays Bi-Directional Kedzie
#157

Streeterville/Taylor

Ogden/California (Mount Sinai Hospital) Chestnut/Lake Shore Drive Weekdays Bi-Directional Kedzie
#165

West 65th

Midway Orange Line Terminal 64th/Old Harlem Weekday Rush Hours Peak Direction 74th
#169

69th-UPS Express

Halsted Red Line Station UPS Hodgkins Monday-Saturday Morning/Shift Changes Bi-Directional 103rd
#170

U of Chicago/Midway

57th/Stony Island 59th/Drexel Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional 103rd
#171

U of Chicago/Hyde Park

54th/South Shore Drive 60th/Ellis Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#172

U of Chicago/Kenwood

Hyde Park/East End 60th/University Daily Bi-Directional 103rd
#192

U of Chicago Hospitals Express

Ogilvie & Union Stations U of Chicago Hospitals Weekday Rush Hours Peak Direction 103rd
#201

Central/Ridge

Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line Terminal Old Orchard Mall Monday-Saturday Bi-Directional North Park
#205

Chicago/Golf

Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line Terminal

Certain rush hour trips via Grant St

Skokie Courthouse Weekdays Bi-Directional Forest Glen
#206

Evanston Circulator

Howard Red/Yellow/Purple Line Terminal Crawford/Central Weekday Rush Hours Bi-Directional Forest Glen / North Park

References

  1. ^ a b http://www.transitchicago.com/travel_information/alert_detail.aspx?AlertId=7349 CSU Service Extension
  2. ^ http://www.transitchicago.com/assets/1/brochures/12JN070-35th_brochure.pdf 35 31st/35th Extension Brochure

External links

  • Chicago Transit Authority - official site, including a trip planner, and system maps.
  • ChicagoBus.org - a site covering CTA bus operations.
  • CTA pageChicago Transit and RailfanBill Vandervoort's - unofficial enthusiast's site, including CTA Buses, and descending bus companies, trolley buses, and streetcars.
  • CTA Bus Tracker


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