22 Dec 2017

Holiday Service Announcement

South Shore News

Happy holidays from the South Shore Line! As a reminder, weekend/holiday train schedules will be in effect Dec. 23-25, Dec. 30-31, and Jan. 1.  

Note: There will be no alcoholic beverages allowed on South Shore trains after 7p on Dec. 31.

Other holiday schedules and hours are as follows:

  • Friday, Dec. 22 & Friday, Dec. 29: Extra EB train departing Millennium Station at 2p (Van Buren St. at 2:03p), running non-stop to Hegewisch and making all local stops terminating in Michigan City. This train will not serve Hudson Lake or South Bend.
  • Dec. 26-29: Up to three kids (13 years and younger) ride free with a paid adult on all trains during this period. This is in addition to the regular Family Fare schedule. *Reminder: The last car of all rush hour trains is a Quiet Car between Michigan City and Chicago.

Ticket Office ScheduleIf ticket office is closed please purchase from ticket vending machine (credit or debit only), our mobile app or on train (cash only).

  • Dec. 23-24 & Dec. 30-31: All ticket offices will be closed except South Bend and Millennium Station.
  • Dec. 25 & Jan. 1: All ticket offices will be closed except Millennium Station. South Shore Line administrative offices in Chesterton and Michigan City will be closed.