Van Buren St Station
Station entrances are located at the intersection of Michigan Ave and Van Buren St, as well as on Jackson Drive. The nearest CTA 'L' station is Harold Washington Library and Jackson station two blocks to the west.
Points of interest
Metra, South Shore Line
This station is served by the Metra Electric and South Shore Line trains. Waiting room is available. Metra and South Shore Line tickets may be purchased from a ticket agent, a South Shore Line ticket machine, online, or through the Ventra or South Shore Line mobile app. A $5 surcharge is applied to tickets purchased onboard Metra and $1 surcharge for South Shore Line.
This station features a side and a center platform. The side platform (track 1) is served by south southbound trains. The center platform (track 2 and 3) is served by northbound trains and some southbound trains. See monitor at the station for boarding location for specific train.
|Rail at Van Buren St Station|
|Adjacent stop||Adjacent stop|
North to Chicago
|◀||Metra Electric||▶||11th St/Museum Campus|
South to University Park, South Chicago, Blue Island
|◀||South Shore Line||▶||11th St/Museum Campus|
South to Gary, South Bend