*Some of the below construction schedules are applied to the "Alternate Schedules" that are currently in effect due to the coronavirus. The below dates indicate the duration of construction projects, NOT how long Metra intends to keep the alternate schedules in effect. Please monitor alerts and check our homepage or the Ventra app for service updates.

To see which trains might be delayed by construction projects, look for the hardhat icon in the schedules for each line. 

BNSF: See below for effective construction dates

July 8 through September 30: Weekday track maintenance occurring between Cicero and Naperville.  Midday trains with the helmet logo displayed underneath may be delayed 10 minutes.

September 24 through October 2: Weekend track maintenance occurring near Cicero. Midday trains with the helmet logos displayed underneath may be delayed 10 minutes.

Metra Electric: See below for effective construction dates

Effective until further notice: Weekday and weekend construction taking place for multiple projects including: 147th St. Sibley station for rehab and track maintenance on all 3 branches. Midday trains with the helmet logo displayed underneath may be delayed 10 minutes.

Milwaukee District North: See below for effective construction dates

Effective until further notice: Weekday and weekend construction taking place near Grayland. Midday trains with the helmet logos displayed underneath may be delayed 10 minutes.

Milwaukee District West: See below for effective construction dates

Effective until further notice: Weekday and weekend construction taking place near Hanover Park for a new crossing renewal. Weekday inbound trains 2228-2244 and outbound trains 2209-2223 may experience delays up to 10 minutes. Weekend inbound trains 2700-2720 and outbound trains 2701-2721 may experience delays up to 10 minutes.

Rock Island: See below for effective dates

September 24 through September 25: Weekend construction will be taking place near Oak Forest. Weekend trains 202-322 and 205-119 may experience delays up to 10 minutes.

Union Pacific North: See below for effective construction dates

September 2 through September 30: On-going weekday construction taking place at Petersen Ridge for the new station. Also, weekday track maintenance between Lake Bluff and Waukegan and a tie gang project up near Kenosha. Midday trains with the helmet logos displayed underneath may be delayed 15 minutes. Trains (322, 303, 347) may experience delays up to 10 minutes passing through the work zone of Waukegan to Kenosha.

September 24 through September 25: Weekend construction will be taking place near Kenosha for a tie gang project. Weekend trains (802, 804, 810, 824, 801, 805, 815, 819, 823) may experience delays up to 10 minutes passing through the work zone of Waukegan to Kenosha.

Union Pacific NorthWest: See below for effective construction dates

August 1 through September 23: Weekday construction taking place between Barrington and Cary. Weekday trains with the helmet logos displayed underneath may experience delays up to 20 minutes.

September 24 through September 25: Weekend construction taking place near Armitage. Weekend trains (700-722 & 701-719, 7199) may experience delays up to 10 minutes.

September 26 through October 2: Weekday construction taking place between Barrington and Cary. Weekday trains with the helmet logos displayed underneath may experience delays up to 15 minutes.

Union Pacific West: See below for effective construction dates

September 24 through September 25: Weekend construction taking place to repair Salt Creek river bridge. Midday trains with the helmet logos displayed underneath may be delayed 10 minutes.