The diagrams below represent a portion of the South Shore Line. Select in the gray bar the section of the diagram you are interested in.
For station photos click on a icon or see the Station Photo Gallery.
The linemap is also available in PDF form. (175k - Feb 2012 version)
Accessible Station (High level platforms or ramps) Accessible Station (Manual lift) Flag Stop No Stop
3 fixed base repeaters w/50 pagers each (161.355), 1 control base (161.010 in MC), 185 mobile units (all four frequencies) - FCC
Note: License modified for narrow banding 5/11/2012. 11 kHz or 4 kHz analog or digital transmissions now licensed (along with 16 kHz analog).
SouthShore Freight Licensed Radio Frequencies
3 fixed base repeaters (161.355), 1 control base (161.010 in MC), 65 mobile units CH1 & CH2, 30 mobile units CH3, 10 mobile units CH4 - FCC
Note: License modified for narrow banding 6/12/2012. 16 kHz or 11 kHz analog are only licensed modes.
Track diagrams are based on a 1996 diagram of the South Shore Line updated using arial photos from 2005, 2007, 2010 and 2011 and personal observation driving along the line in 2009-2012. Assistance provided by checking the charts by Bill Vandervoort available on South Shore Rail Tips Page of the Chicago Transit/Metra Railfan Page.