Western Springs station

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Western Springs
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Western Springs Station at the Grand Avenue grade crossing
Location 914 Burlington Avenue
Western Springs, Illinois
Coordinates 41°48′32″N 87°54′04″W / 41.8090°N 87.9011°W / 41.8090; -87.9011Coordinates: 41°48′32″N 87°54′04″W / 41.8090°N 87.9011°W / 41.8090; -87.9011
Owned by Village of Western Springs
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Connections Pace Bus
Parking Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone D
Opened 1915[citation needed]
Rebuilt 1972, 2004, 2008[citation needed]
Passengers (2014) 1,113 (avg. weekday)[1]
Rank 42 out of 236[2]
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Aurora
BNSF Railway

Western Springs is a station on Metra's BNSF Railway Line in Western Springs, Illinois. The station is 15.4 miles (24.8 km) from Union Station, the east end of the line.[3] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Western Springs is in zone D. There is a staffed station building. During the spring and summer of 2008 the north platform of the station was rebuilt to match the architecture of the station building.

Bus connections[edit]


  • 669: Western Springs-Indian Head Park. This bus route has 3 morning arrivals at the station and 6 evening departures.


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