Bus - on Michigan in front of Millennium Park fountain installation

Bus Route49 Western

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Route Information

Schedule Brochure  Schedule Brochure (.pdf)
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Bus Stop List  Bus Stop List (.htm)

Service Description: See schedule for full details.

Service Hours:
Between 79th and Berwyn (5300 N)
All times weekdays, All times Saturday, All times Sunday

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

Customer Alerts

Current Alerts
#49 Western
Bus Stop Relocation
Mon, Apr 10 2017 - 7:00 AM to Fri, Aug 11 2017
#49 Western#X49 Western Express
Bus Stop Relocation
Tue, Apr 18 2017 to TBD
#49 Western#X49 Western Express
Bus Stop Relocation
Thu, Apr 20 2017 to TBD

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Route Map

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System Status



Red Line Significant Delays
Blue Line Normal Service
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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