Wrightwood (Metra station)

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Wrightwood
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Location 79th Street & West Columbus Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
Coordinates 41°44′56″N 87°42′13″W / 41.7489°N 87.7036°W / 41.7489; -87.7036Coordinates: 41°44′56″N 87°42′13″W / 41.7489°N 87.7036°W / 41.7489; -87.7036
Owned by Norfolk Southern Railway
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Connections CTA Buses
Construction
Parking Yes; Vending
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone C
History
Opened 1984[citation needed]
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 294 (avg. weekday)[1]
Rank 149 out of 236[2]
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Manhattan
SouthWest Service
Terminus

Wrightwood is a station on Metra's SouthWest Service in Wrightwood neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois. The station is 11.5 miles (18.5 km) away from Union Station, the northern terminus of the line.[3] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Wrightwood is in zone C. There is an unstaffed shelter, and a railroad yard owned by Norfolk Southern Railway across from the station.

CTA Bus Connections[edit]

  • #52A South Kedzie
  • #79 79th

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