Chicago, Illinois

Union Station
225 South Canal Street
Chicago, IL 60606-5702
Train Station - Station Building (with waiting room)

Station Details

    • Features
      • ATM available
      • Elevator Indicates an accessible service.
      • Metropolitan Lounge
      • Payphones
      • Quik-Trak kiosks
      • Restrooms Indicates an accessible service.
      • Ticket sales office Indicates an accessible service.
      • Unaccompanied child travel allowed
      • Vending machines
      • Amtrak WiFi available
      • Boarding gates close 5 Min before train departure time
      • Arrive at least 60 minutes prior to departure if you're checking baggage or need ticketing/passenger assistance (How long before departure to be at the station if you need ticketing, baggage or passenger assistance services.)
      • Arrive at least 45 minutes prior to departure if you're not checking baggage or don't need assistance (How long before departure to be at the station if you do not need services such as ticketing, baggage or passenger assistance.)
      Indicates an accessible service.
    • Baggage
      • Amtrak Express shipping available
      • Checked baggage service available
      • No checked baggage storage
      • Bike boxes for sale (The number of bike boxes available in the station is limited. For further assistance, please call 1-800-USA-RAIL.)
      • Baggage carts available (with Fee)
      • Ski bags for sale
      • Bag storage (with Fee) (Baggage storage is an area where passengers may store their bags, equivalent to "left luggage" in Europe. A storage fee may apply.)
      • Shipping boxes for sale
      • Baggage assistance provided by Red Caps (Free passenger assistance, including baggage-handling and courtesy wheelchairs where available, is provided by station staff.)
    • Parking
      • Same-day parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.) Indicates an accessible service.
      • Overnight parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.) Indicates an accessible service.
      Indicates an accessible service.
    • Accessibility
      • Payphones
      • Accessible platform (Accessible platform is a barrier-free path from the drop-off area outside the station to the train platform.)
      • Accessible restrooms
      • Accessible ticket office
      • Accessible waiting room
      • Accessible water fountain
      • Same-day, accessible parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.)
      • Overnight, accessible parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.)
      • No high platform (A high platform is a platform at the level of the vestibule of the train, with the exception of Superliner trains.)
      • Wheelchair available (For passengers who cannot walk far or at all, we offer a wheelchair to help move around within the station. At some stations this may be a battery-powered people mover.)
      • Wheelchair lift available (Wheelchair lift is a platform-mounted lift for loading passengers from low platforms onto trains that do not have onboard ramps.)
    • Hours
      MONDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      TUESDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      WEDNESDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      THURSDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      FRIDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      SATURDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      SUNDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      MONDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
      TUESDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
      WEDNESDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
      THURSDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
      FRIDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
      SATURDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
      SUNDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
      MONDAY
      6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
      TUESDAY
      6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
      WEDNESDAY
      6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
      THURSDAY
      6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
      FRIDAY
      6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
      SATURDAY
      6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
      SUNDAY
      6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
      MONDAY
      8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
      TUESDAY
      8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
      WEDNESDAY
      8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
      THURSDAY
      8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
      FRIDAY
      8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
      SATURDAY
      8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
      SUNDAY
      8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
      MONDAY
      24 HOURS
      TUESDAY
      24 HOURS
      WEDNESDAY
      24 HOURS
      THURSDAY
      24 HOURS
      FRIDAY
      24 HOURS
      SATURDAY
      24 HOURS
      SUNDAY
      24 HOURS
      MONDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      TUESDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      WEDNESDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      THURSDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      FRIDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      SATURDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      SUNDAY
      5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
      MONDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
      TUESDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
      WEDNESDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
      THURSDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
      FRIDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
      SATURDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
      SUNDAY
      6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
      MONDAY
      8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
      TUESDAY
      8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
      WEDNESDAY
      8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
      THURSDAY
      8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
      FRIDAY
      8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
      SATURDAY
      8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
      SUNDAY
      8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    • ATM available
    • Elevator Indicates an accessible service.
    • Metropolitan Lounge
    • Payphones
    • Quik-Trak kiosks
    • Restrooms Indicates an accessible service.
    • Ticket sales office Indicates an accessible service.
    • Unaccompanied child travel allowed
    • Vending machines
    • Amtrak WiFi available
    • Boarding gates close 5 Min before train departure time
    • Arrive at least 60 minutes prior to departure if you're checking baggage or need ticketing/passenger assistance (How long before departure to be at the station if you need ticketing, baggage or passenger assistance services.)
    • Arrive at least 45 minutes prior to departure if you're not checking baggage or don't need assistance (How long before departure to be at the station if you do not need services such as ticketing, baggage or passenger assistance.)
    Indicates an accessible service.
    • Amtrak Express shipping available
    • Checked baggage service available
    • No checked baggage storage
    • Bike boxes for sale (The number of bike boxes available in the station is limited. For further assistance, please call 1-800-USA-RAIL.)
    • Baggage carts available (with Fee)
    • Ski bags for sale
    • Bag storage (with Fee) (Baggage storage is an area where passengers may store their bags, equivalent to "left luggage" in Europe. A storage fee may apply.)
    • Shipping boxes for sale
    • Baggage assistance provided by Red Caps (Free passenger assistance, including baggage-handling and courtesy wheelchairs where available, is provided by station staff.)
    • Same-day parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.) Indicates an accessible service.
    • Overnight parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.) Indicates an accessible service.
    Indicates an accessible service.
    • Payphones
    • Accessible platform (Accessible platform is a barrier-free path from the drop-off area outside the station to the train platform.)
    • Accessible restrooms
    • Accessible ticket office
    • Accessible waiting room
    • Accessible water fountain
    • Same-day, accessible parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.)
    • Overnight, accessible parking is available (Amtrak cannot guarantee that a parking space will be available at the time of your trip.)
    • No high platform (A high platform is a platform at the level of the vestibule of the train, with the exception of Superliner trains.)
    • Wheelchair available (For passengers who cannot walk far or at all, we offer a wheelchair to help move around within the station. At some stations this may be a battery-powered people mover.)
    • Wheelchair lift available (Wheelchair lift is a platform-mounted lift for loading passengers from low platforms onto trains that do not have onboard ramps.)
    MONDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    TUESDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    WEDNESDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    THURSDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    FRIDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    SATURDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    SUNDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    MONDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
    TUESDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
    WEDNESDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
    THURSDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
    FRIDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
    SATURDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
    SUNDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:20 PM
    MONDAY
    6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
    TUESDAY
    6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
    WEDNESDAY
    6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
    THURSDAY
    6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
    FRIDAY
    6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
    SATURDAY
    6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
    SUNDAY
    6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
    MONDAY
    8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
    TUESDAY
    8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
    WEDNESDAY
    8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
    THURSDAY
    8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
    FRIDAY
    8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
    SATURDAY
    8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
    SUNDAY
    8:00 AM - 8:35 PM
    MONDAY
    24 HOURS
    TUESDAY
    24 HOURS
    WEDNESDAY
    24 HOURS
    THURSDAY
    24 HOURS
    FRIDAY
    24 HOURS
    SATURDAY
    24 HOURS
    SUNDAY
    24 HOURS
    MONDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    TUESDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    WEDNESDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    THURSDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    FRIDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    SATURDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    SUNDAY
    5:30 AM - 11:59 PM
    MONDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    TUESDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    WEDNESDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    THURSDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    FRIDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    SATURDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    SUNDAY
    6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    MONDAY
    8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    TUESDAY
    8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    WEDNESDAY
    8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    THURSDAY
    8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    FRIDAY
    8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    SATURDAY
    8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    SUNDAY
    8:30 AM - 8:30 PM

Lactation Suite Available at This Station

A lactation suite for nursing mothers is available at Chicago - Union Station between the Metropolitan Lounge and Baggage Claim.
The 5-foot by 9-foot, ADA-compliant pod is designed for individual use, but can fit more than one person, as well as mothers traveling with babies and other children. It's self-contained, with comfortable benches, a fold-down table, an electrical outlet for plugging in a breast pump, and a door that can be locked for privacy.