Golf station

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Golf
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Location 1 Overlook Drive
Golf, Illinois 60029
Coordinates 42°03′30″N 87°47′50″W / 42.0583°N 87.7971°W / 42.0583; -87.7971Coordinates: 42°03′30″N 87°47′50″W / 42.0583°N 87.7971°W / 42.0583; -87.7971
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Local Transit Pace Bus
Construction
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone D
History
Opened 1903
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Fox Lake
Milwaukee District North

Golf Station is a commuter railroad station on Metra's Milwaukee District/North Line in Golf, Illinois. The station is located at 1 Overlook Drive, 16 miles (26 km) away from Union Station, the southern terminus of the line.[1] It serves commuters between Union Station and Fox Lake, Illinois, and in Metra's zone-based fare system, Golf is in zone D. The station also houses the Golf Police Department.

Golf Station was originally built in 1903 by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad. Parking is available south of Overlook Drive and Briar Road, near Deideich Park.

Bus connections[edit]

Pace

  • 210 Lincoln Avenue

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