As a rider in Chicago on the train going to University Park, from the Millennium Stations, I've noticed some of the male conductors throwing themselves at some of the female riders, I'm surprised that since all the men of Hollywood and the Media and Sports are all one...Read more
Every day this week there was a homeless person sleeping at the bottom of the handicapped ramp. There was beer botles, whiskey bottles, the strong smell of marijuana along with urin. I have contacted the Metra Police daily about this problem. If they don't do something...Read more
I have been riding this line 46 yrs an never seen such poor management an lack of communication. No announcements of track change at Van Buren, no personnel present. Yet you want hike your fares? We don't all get on Millennium. Every day my train coming & going to work...Read more
Metra - UP west
Line is ***. Conductors are *** stupid. No communication and constant late trains. Never, ever on time
Metra - Quiet Car
The quiet car is a great idea but it seems every day there is one person on their phone talking loudly so everyone in the car can hear. The conductors rarely say anything to the loud passenger. It's really disappointing.
Metra - No notifications
661 nw train line due in Palatine 10 :24 was not there by 11:15. No announcement no info, on moving sign. Had to use a Durty Nellie's patron's phone to get an Uber. No excuse for the lack of communication.
Metra - Late Trains
Milwaukee North Line 2128 late every day But Metra still changes full fare and is asking for more
Metra is the only mode of transport into the city from the suburbs that does not require driving. This is a very comfortable option for me considering I do not like to drive and I can put my commute time to good use. HOWEVER, I do not like to be delayed trying to come...Read more
- Service exists
I didn't like
- Price keeps going up but no service improvements
- Company does not take responsibility for its mistakes
- That the trains break down too much
The conductor on the Union Pacific Northwest line is an ***. He yells at everyone has no patience and to be honest I’m getting really sick of it. It’s the 4:05 Train. He runs up and down the isles yelling and god forbid you don’t have your ticket ready. This guy really...Read more
Just make sure you afford yourself at least half an hour to an hour of extra time to be late. I've been taking metra a for around 10 years and lately, both my train to Chicago and back to the suburbs have seen frequent delays, sometimes twice in one day. The employees...Read more
Tried to get a ticket machine not working. Contacted metra was told refund would take up to 4 weeks. I had no contact. They say left messages. We have been moving from California to Arizona and I was in Illinois for a funeral and in Indiana during those Four weeks and...Read more
September 25, 2017 i arrived to the Metra station approximately 5:10 pm on Randolph & Michigan and heard them announce all trains were being delayed due to electrical problems. I decided to wait along with other riders who normally take the kensington local. Our normal...Read more
I took a UP-NW morning train and sat on the upper deck. I left a large lunch box on the top shelf and had my expensive (very bright) bike flash light in the top compartment of the lunch box. I left the lunch box on the train (yes, stupid on my part). I called lost and...Read more
8/22/17 swiped my debit card several times not wanting to pay more on the train. Picked up phone direct to metra was told machines are malfunctioning pay regular price on train which I Did. Later I saw charge called spoke to Calandra McDonald who got me thru a mess and...Read more
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