Edison Park (Metra station)

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Edison Park
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Station statistics
Address 6730 North Olmstead Avenue
Edison Park, Chicago, Illinois 60631
Coordinates 42°00′09″N 87°49′05″W / 42.0025°N 87.8180°W / 42.0025; -87.8180Coordinates: 42°00′09″N 87°49′05″W / 42.0025°N 87.8180°W / 42.0025; -87.8180
Line(s)
Connections Local Transit CTA Buses
Platforms 1 Side platform
1 Island platform
Tracks 3
Parking Yes (On-street, Vending)
Other information
Opened 1956
Rebuilt 2007[1]
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Metra
Fare zone C
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Harvard or McHenry
Union Pacific Northwest
toward Ogilvie

Edison Park is a commuter rail station along Metra's Union Pacific/Northwest Line in the Edison Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. It is located at 6730 North Olmstead Avenue across from Monument Park, and lies 12.3 miles (19.8 km) from the Ogilvie Transportation Center in Chicago.[2] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Edison Park is in Zone C.

Edison Park Station is the northernmost station along the UP-NW line within the Chicago City Limits. It contains both a station house along the tracks and an open shelter in between two of them. Parking is available (with vendors), but only along the tracks on North Olmstead Avenue between Ozark and Olympia Avenues.

Original Chicago & Northwestern Railroad Edison Park station, which was demolished in 2011.

CTA Bus Connections[edit]

  • #68 Northwest Highway

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