Route & System Guide

Route & System Guides

This system guide provides you with information about each CTA bus and train route, including where they go, what amenities are available (where applicable) and when they operate.

See also: Maps

CTA Bus Routes





CTA 'L' (Train) Routes

Blue Line

Brown Line

Green Line

Orange Line

Pink Line

Purple Line

Red Line

Yellow Line


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System Status



Red Line Significant Delays
Blue Line Planned Work
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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