Gladstone Park (Metra station)

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Gladstone Park
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Gladstone Park Metra Station Platform
Station statistics
Address 5500 North Austin Boulevard
Gladstone Park, Chicago, Illinois 60646
Coordinates 41°58′47″N 87°46′40″W / 41.9798°N 87.7779°W / 41.9798; -87.7779Coordinates: 41°58′47″N 87°46′40″W / 41.9798°N 87.7779°W / 41.9798; -87.7779
Line(s)
Connections Local Transit CTA Bus
Platforms 1 island platform, 1 side platform
Tracks 3 tracks
Parking Street-side
Other information
Owned by Metra
Fare zone B
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Harvard or McHenry
Union Pacific Northwest
toward Ogilvie

Gladstone Park is a station on Metra's Union Pacific/Northwest Line located in Gladstone Park, Chicago, Illinois. Gladstone Park primarily serves weekday rush hour trains and is closed on weekends and holidays. The station is located at 5500 N. Austin Boulevard, adjacent to the Kennedy Expressway. Gladstone Park is 9.7 miles (15.6 km) away from the Northwest Line's terminus at Ogilvie Transportation Center.[1] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Gladstone Park is in zone B.

Gladstone Park is located at grade level and is the first station northbound after the Northwest Line descends to grade level. Gladstone Park has two platforms which serve three tracks. There is no ticket agent at Gladstone Park, so tickets must be purchased on board the train. A footbridge is located south of the station to allow passengers to cross the Kennedy Expressway.

CTA Bus Connections[edit]

  • #68: Northwest Highway

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