Ridgeland station

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Chicago 'L' rapid transit station
Outbound track at Ridgeland, looking east (51320475391).jpg
General information
Location36 South Ridgeland Avenue
Oak Park, Illinois 60302
Coordinates41°53′13″N 87°47′05″W / 41.886955°N 87.784628°W / 41.886955; -87.784628Coordinates: 41°53′13″N 87°47′05″W / 41.886955°N 87.784628°W / 41.886955; -87.784628
Owned byChicago Transit Authority
Line(s)Lake Branch
Platforms1 Island platform
Tracks2 tracks
Structure typeElevated
OpenedJanuary 25, 1901
2020122,683[1]Decrease 68.3%
Rank132 out of 143
Preceding station Chicago "L" Following station
Oak Park Green Line Austin
Former services
Preceding station Chicago and North Western Railway Following station
toward Geneva
Galena Division Austin Boulevard
toward Chicago
Preceding station Chicago "L" Following station
Oak Park Lake Street Elevated Lombard
Closed 1948

Ridgeland is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Green Line. It is located in the suburb of Oak Park just west of Chicago. To the north of the station is the triple tracked Union Pacific/West Line.

Station Layout

The station consists of a two tracks single island platform with an entrance at the west end of the platform. There formerly existed an entrance at the eastern end of the platform, but this entrance has been permanently closed.

Bus connections


  • 86 Narragansett/Ridgeland (Weekdays only)


  • 309 Lake Street
  • 313 St. Charles Road
  • 314 Ridgeland Avenue (Monday-Saturday only)

Notes and references



  1. ^ "Annual Ridership Report – Calendar Year 2020" (PDF). Chicago Transit Authority, Ridership Analysis and Reporting. January 19, 2021. Retrieved May 31, 2021.

External links