Metra will be making changes to the weekday schedules on the Milwaukee District North and West, the North Central Service and the Metra Electric lines beginning Monday, Jan. 11. The updated schedules are intended to improve travel options and train operations across the Metra system.
The revised schedules are posted on metrarail.com. Customers are advised to review the entire schedule for their line as departure times and stopping patterns may have been adjusted throughout. Metra will continue to reevaluate its schedules during the COVID-19 pandemic and make changes as warranted to enable social distancing and address current travel patterns. Major changes to the Antioch North Central Line are outlined below.
North Central Service
Schedule changes on the North Central Service will address operational issues.
• Inbound trains:
o Train 102 will depart Antioch 17 minutes earlier at 5:38 a.m., making all stops to CUS.
o Train 108 will add a stop at Wheeling before operating as an express to Western and then CUS.
• Outbound trains:
o Train 113 will be renamed Train 115 and will depart from CUS 27 minutes later, at 5:28 p.m. It will stop at Western, express to Wheeling and then make all stops to Antioch. Some customers had requested a later departure to accommodate their work schedules.