Metra, Amtrak warn of possible delays and cancellations

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Metra is warning of possible delays Monday morning.

The agency says temperatures will force trains to slow down to prevent damage to the tracks.

Amtrak service to Chicago will also be reduced tomorrow. They have canceled several trains already.  The modified schedules will affect Amtrak’s Chicago Hub service as some trains will be canceled on a precautionary basis to maintain service on all routes.  Passengers are asked to use caution on their way to and from stations and to also expect delays on Monday.

The following trains will NOT be running Monday:

Lincoln Service trains No. 300, 301, 306 and 307 running between Chicago & St. Louis.

Hiawatha Service trains No. 329, 332, 333, 336, 337 and 340 running between Chicago & Milwaukee.

Wolverine Service trains No. 350 and 355 running between Chicago and Detroit.

Illinois Zephyr & Carl Sandburg trains 382 and 383 running between Chicago & Quincy.

Saluki & Illini trains No. 392 and 393 running between Chicago & Carbondale.

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