Western (CTA Orange Line station)

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Western CTA Orange Line Station.jpg
Station statistics
Address 4901 South Western Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60632
Coordinates 41°48′16″N 87°41′02″W / 41.804546°N 87.684019°W / 41.804546; -87.684019
Structure type Embankment
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking Aiga parking inv.svg 200 Spaces
Bicycle facilities Yes
Other information
Opened October 31, 1993
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Passengers (2012) 1,105,701 Increase 7.8%
Preceding station   Chicago 'L'   Following station
toward Midway
Orange Line
toward The Loop

Western is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Orange Line. It is located between the neighborhoods of Brighton Park and Gage Park.

Station layout[edit]

Platform level
Southbound Orange Line toward Midway (Kedzie)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Orange Line toward The Loop (35th/Archer)
G Street level Entrance/Exit

Bus connections[edit]


  • #48 South Damen
  • #49 Western (Owl Service)
  • #94 South California


External links[edit]