Highwood (Metra station)

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Location 317 Green Bay Road
Highwood, Illinois
Coordinates 42°12′12″N 87°48′38″W / 42.2034°N 87.8105°W / 42.2034; -87.8105Coordinates: 42°12′12″N 87°48′38″W / 42.2034°N 87.8105°W / 42.2034; -87.8105
Platforms 2 Side platforms
Tracks 2 tracks
Connections Local Transit Pace Buses
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone E
Opened 1962
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Kenosha
Union Pacific North
toward Ogilvie

Highwood is one of two stations on Metra's Union Pacific/North Line located in Highwood, Illinois. Highwood is located at 317 Green Bay Road. Highwood is 24.5 miles (39.4 km) away from Ogilvie Transportation Center, the southern terminus of the Union Pacific/North Line.[1] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Highwood is located in zone E.

Highwood station is located at grade level and has two side platforms which serve two tracks. An unstaffed station house which is open from 5:30 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. is located on the inbound (east) platform. A parking lot managed by the city is available for commuters at Highwood.

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