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Bus Route126 Jackson

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Route Information

Schedule - Route 126  Schedule - Route 126 (.pdf)
Bus Stop List - Route 126  Bus Stop List - Route 126 (.htm)

Service Description: On weekday late evenings, and all day on weekends and holidays, serves Illinois Medical District via Jackson, Ashland, Harrison, Damen, Jackson. See schedule for full details.

Service Hours:
Jackson/Austin east to Michigan/Congress
5:20a-10:40p weekdays, 6:00a-10:40p Saturday, 6:00a-10:40p Sunday
Michigan/Congress west to Jackson/Austin
5:20a-10:40p weekdays, 5:55a-10:40p Saturday, 5:55a-10:30p Sunday

(Precise hours of service may vary depending on where along the route you are.)

Customer Alerts

Current Alerts
#126 Jackson
Planned Reroute
Mon, Oct 9 2017 - 12:01 AM to Fri, Nov 29 2019 - 4:00 PM
#126 Jackson
Bus Stop Relocation
Mon, Nov 13 2017 - 7:00 AM to Fri, Nov 30 2018 - 4:00 PM

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Route Map

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Red Line Normal Service
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Green Line Normal Service
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