Ashburn station (Illinois)

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Ashburn Metra Station.jpg
Location83rd Place & Columbus Ave
Chicago, Illinois
Coordinates41°44′30″N 87°42′46″W / 41.7416°N 87.7127°W / 41.7416; -87.7127Coordinates: 41°44′30″N 87°42′46″W / 41.7416°N 87.7127°W / 41.7416; -87.7127
Platforms2 side platforms
Bicycle facilitiesYes; Bicycle racks
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zoneC
Opened2000[citation needed]
2018229 (average weekday)[1]Increase 5%
Rank161 out of 236[1]
Preceding station Metramlogo.svg Metra Following station
Oak Lawn
toward Manhattan
SouthWest Service Wrightwood
Former services
Preceding station Wabash Railroad Following station
Oak Lawn Main Line Wrightwood
toward Chicago

Ashburn is a station on Metra's SouthWest Service in the community area of Ashburn, Chicago, Illinois. The station is 12.2 miles (19.6 km) away from Union Station, the northern terminus of the line.[2] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Ashburn is in zone C. As of 2018, Ashburn is the 161st busiest of Metra's 236 non-downtown stations, with an average of 229 weekday boardings.[1] There is an unstaffed shelter. There are no connecting bus services. The station is just west of an at-grade crossing with the Grand Trunk Railway (now owned by Canadian National through the Grand Trunk Corporation).


  1. ^ a b c "Commuter Rail System Station Boarding/Alighting Count: Summary Results Fall 2018" (PDF). Metra. April 2019. Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Metra Railfan Tips - SouthWest Service". Archived from the original on March 25, 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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