Ogilvie Transportation Center

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Directions to and from Ogilvie Transportation Center  |  Nearby

 

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Ogilvie Transportation Center is the Chicago terminus for Metra trains on the Union Pacific lines. It is one of four Metra terminals in the Chicago Loop area. The others are Chicago Union Station, Chicago Millennium Station, and Chicago LaSalle St Station. The Union Station is located just two blocks south from this station. The others are within a 15-20 minute walking distance.

Points of interest

Metra

This station is served by Metra Union Pacific North Union Pacific North, Metra Union Pacific Northwest Union Pacific Northwest, and Metra Union Pacific West Union Pacific West lines.

The station can be accessed from the 500 West Madison (formerly named Northwestern Atrium Center and Citigroup Center) tower as well as the street-level course (MetraMarket) located between Washington and Randolph streets. The 500 West Madison entrance is wheelchair accessible and has shops along with a food court. The MetraMarket entrance only has stairs leading to the platforms and is closed on Sundays.

Both entrances have ticket counters. Tickets can be purchased at the station, online, or through the Ventra mobile app.

The platforms are one level above the streets. There are 16 tracks at the station. Tracks are numbered from 1 to 16 from west to east. Signs at the platform entrance show the train number, departure time, and list of stops.

Metra lines at Ogilvie Transportation Center
Adjacent stop Adjacent stop
Clybourn
North to Kenosha
Metra Union Pacific North Union Pacific North
Terminus
Clybourn
West to Harvard
Metra Union Pacific Northwest Union Pacific Northwest
Kedzie
West to Elburn
Metra Union Pacific West Union Pacific West

CTA 'L'

The nearest station is Clinton Station (CTA Green, Pink Lines), which is a block and a half north of the MetraMarket entrance. Another station, Washington/Wells Station, is located 3 blocks to the east from this station across the Chicago River.

Bus

CTA

Jeffery Jump
Madison Owl
Blue Island/26th Owl
Event service: United Center Express
Madison
Milwaukee
Blue Island/26th
Ogilvie/Streeterville Express
Navy Pier
Water Tower Express
Soldier Field Express
Museum Campus
Goose Island Express
Streeterville/Taylor
University of Chicago Hosp. Exp.