Ravinia (Metra station)

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Ravinia
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Station statistics
Address 510 Roger Williams Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
Coordinates 42°09′54″N 87°46′58″W / 42.1651°N 87.7828°W / 42.1651; -87.7828Coordinates: 42°09′54″N 87°46′58″W / 42.1651°N 87.7828°W / 42.1651; -87.7828
Line(s)
Connections Local Transit Pace Buses
Green Bay Bike Trail
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 1889
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Fare zone E
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Kenosha
Union Pacific North
toward Ogilvie

Ravinia is a station on Metra's Union Pacific/North Line. The station is located at 510 Roger Williams Avenue in Highland Park, Illinois. In Metra's zone-based fare structure, Ravinia is located in zone E. Ravinia is 21.5 miles (34.6 km) away from Ogilvie Transportation Center in downtown Chicago, the inbound terminus of the line.[1]

The Ravinia station consists of two grade-level side platforms which serve the inbound and outbound tracks. Since the Union Pacific/North Line operates on a left-hand main, the inbound platform is on the east side and the outbound is on the west. A station house is on the inbound platform and is open from 5:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. There is no ticket agent at Ravinia, so tickets must be purchased on board the train. A parking lot is located on the east side of the station; on Ravinia Festival concert dates, a bus is available between the lot and Ravinia Park. The Green Bay Trail runs parallel to the Union/Pacific North Line at Ravinia and is accessible from the station.

Bus connections[edit]

Pace Buses

  • #475 Ravinia Festival

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