What line is the Christmas train in Chicago?

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What line is the Christmas train in Chicago?

Debuting on the Green Line, the Holiday Train will travel along all CTA rail lines throughout November and December as part of its regular rail service. Normal CTA fares apply.

Do CTA trains run on Christmas?

Events Affecting CTA Service Beginning the Weekend of December 24-26. NOTE: CTA buses and trains will operate on a normal weekday schedule on Friday, December 24 – Christmas Eve. On Saturday, December 25 – Christmas Day – CTA will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule.

What is the Holiday train Chicago?

Every year for the holidays, the Chicago Transit Authority decorates one of its trains, inside and out, with twinkling lights and festive decorations. As the holiday train pulls into each station, Santa waves to boarding passengers from his sleigh on an open-air flatcar while elves serenade riders between stops.

What is the holiday train Chicago?

Do trains run on Bank Holiday Monday?

Yes they do, although some timetables may be reduced, or some lines closed completely, due to engineering works taking place over the bank holiday weekend.

When does the Allstate CTA Holiday Bus and train start?

The Allstate CTA Holiday Train will travel will travel all eight rail lines beginning Friday, Nov. 26 through Wednesday, Dec. 22. The Allstate CTA Holiday Bus will travel 14 different routes serving all areas of the city beginning Tuesday, Nov. 30 through Thursday, Dec. 23.

What is the CTA Holiday Train?

The CTA Holiday Train is a Chicago ‘L’ train which traditionally runs during the winter holidays, from November to December. Six cars are traditional passenger cars adorned with seasonal decorations and bright lights. The interior of these cars are adorned with multi-color lights, red bows, garland, and red and green overhead lighting.

How do I Stay Safe on the Allstate CTA Holiday Train?

Be courteous, respectful and patient, while you wait and when you board. When possible, please socially distance on platforms, at bus stops, and aboard the Allstate CTA Holiday Train and Allstate CTA Holiday Bus. Further, to help keep everyone safe: If the train or bus become too crowded, it may not allow additional riders.

When does the holiday train run in Chicago?

The Holiday Train visits every Chicago ‘L’ station on every line throughout its run during November and December. The train operates from about 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. on weekends and 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on select weekdays and makes all scheduled stops at stations along the line.

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