Calumet station (Illinois)

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Calumet
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Calumet station in March 2017.
Location Park Avenue and 174th Street
East Hazel Crest, IL
Coordinates 41°34′22″N 87°39′46″W / 41.572669°N 87.662799°W / 41.572669; -87.662799Coordinates: 41°34′22″N 87°39′46″W / 41.572669°N 87.662799°W / 41.572669; -87.662799
Owned by Metra
Line(s)
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2 tracks
Connections Pace bus service:
356 Harvey/Homewood/Tinley Park
Construction
Structure type Elevated
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Yes; Bicycle racks
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone E
History
Opened 1856
Electrified 1926
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
Metra Electric District
Main Line
Calumet station platform reconstruction

Calumet is a station on Metra's Metra Electric Line located in East Hazel Crest, Illinois. The station is officially located at Park Avenue and 174th Street, near the Calumet Country Club, however the actual location is on Wood Street south of 174th Street. Park Avenue terminates at 171st Street. Calumet is 22.82 miles (36.73 km) from Millennium Station, the northern terminus of the Metra Electric Line.[1] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Calumet is located in zone E. The station is on a solid-fill elevated structure and consists of one island platform which serves the Metra Electric Line's two tracks. There is no agent at Calumet, but tickets may be purchased from a vending machine in the waiting room.

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