Woodstock (Metra station)

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Location 90 Church Street
Woodstock, Illinois
Coordinates 42°19′01″N 88°26′51″W / 42.3170°N 88.4476°W / 42.3170; -88.4476Coordinates: 42°19′01″N 88°26′51″W / 42.3170°N 88.4476°W / 42.3170; -88.4476
Owned by City of Woodstock
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Local Transit Pace Buses
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone K
Opened 1915
Rebuilt 1993
Passengers (2014) 437 (avg. weekday) [1]
Rank 113 out of 236[2]
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
Union Pacific Northwest
Harvard Branch
toward Ogilvie

Woodstock is a station on Metra's Union Pacific/Northwest Line located in Woodstock, Illinois. The station is located on the Harvard branch of the Northwest Line and is the last stop before Harvard; inbound trains run as far as Ogilvie Transportation Center in Chicago. The station is located in the 'K' fare zone. Woodstock is 51.3 miles (82.6 km) from Chicago via Metra.[3] The station consists of two grade-level side platforms which serve two tracks; there is a crossover located just north of the station.

At the present time, there is no ticket agent at the Woodstock station. Passengers boarding at Woodstock may buy one-way or weekend pass tickets from the Conductor for cash. Purchases of other types of tickets or purchases using other payment methods must be done at a station with a ticket agent. The closest station with a ticket agent is Crystal Lake.

Pace connections[edit]

  • 807 - Woodstock-McHenry via Wonder Lake
  • 808 - Crystal Lake-Harvard


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