47th Street (Kenwood) station

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47th Street (Kenwood)
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Location47th Street near Lake Park Avenue
Kenwood, Chicago, Illinois
Coordinates41°48′36″N 87°35′29″W / 41.80987°N 87.59138°W / 41.80987; -87.59138Coordinates: 41°48′36″N 87°35′29″W / 41.80987°N 87.59138°W / 41.80987; -87.59138
Owned byMetra
Line(s)
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks4
ConnectionsCTA Bus
Construction
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zoneA
History
Previous namesKenwood
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
Metra Electric District

47th Street (Kenwood) is a commuter rail station within the city of Chicago that serves the Metra Electric Line north to Millennium Station[1] and south to University Park, Blue Island, Illinois, and the neighborhood of South Chicago. This station is a flag stop picking up passengers only when visible to train conductor and discharging passengers only when conductors are notified. Passengers can only exit the train from the first car. The first station at this location was originally built by the Illinois Central railroad (ICRR).

Bus connections[edit]

CTA

  • 2 Hyde Park Express
  • 6 Jackson Park Express
  • 28 Stony Island
  • 47 47th

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fire at 47th Street Station delays Metra Electric trains". chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 8 May 2018.

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