Hickory Creek station

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Hickory Creek
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Location 9430 Hickory Creek Drive
Mokena, Illinois
Coordinates 41°32′55″N 87°50′44″W / 41.5487°N 87.8456°W / 41.5487; -87.8456Coordinates: 41°32′55″N 87°50′44″W / 41.5487°N 87.8456°W / 41.5487; -87.8456
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone F
History
Opened 1993
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Joliet
Rock Island District

Hickory Creek is one of two commuter rail stations along Metra's Rock Island District line in Mokena, Illinois. The station is located at 9430 Hickory Creek Drive east of a former section of US 45, near Exit 145A on Interstate 80, which is the current southbound exit to US 45. It is 27.2 miles (43.8 km) away from LaSalle Street, the northern terminus of the line.[1] In Metra's fare-based system, Hickory Creek is in zone F.

Hickory Creek was built in 1993, and is a fully enclosed brick-faced shelter with no ticket agents. Parking is available in front of the station on Hickory Creek Drive. Currently, no bus connections are available at the station.

Tracks[edit]

There are 2 tracks at this station. On weekdays between 5:00 am - 2:00 pm trains from Chicago run on track 2 and trains to Chicago run on track 1. After 2:00 pm trains from Chicago run on track 1 and trains to Chicago run on track 2. On weekends all trains run on track 1, unless announced otherwise.[1]

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