CTA Releases Holiday Train Schedule

Santa's commutes will begin Nov. 29 on the Green Line

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    The CTA's Holiday Train passes through the Clark/Division stop on the Red Line on Dec. 18, 2011.

    The Chicago Transit Authority's Holiday Train will again roll the rails.

    For the 22nd year, the train, adorned with lights and garland and with Santa in tow, will make its way throughout Chicago.

    Santa's commutes will begin Nov. 29 on the Green Line.

    CTA officials said the tentative schedule looks like this:

    • Green Line: Nov. 29, 30 and Dec. 3
    • Orange/Brown Lines: Dec 4, 5, 6,7 
    • Pink Line: Dec. 10, 11
    • Blue Line: Dec. 12, 13, 14
    • Red Line: Dec. 17 and Dec. 19
    • Purple Line Express: Dec. 18 and Dec. 20
    • Red/Purple Lines: Dec. 21
    • Yellow Line: Dec. 23

    Customers can track the whereabouts of Santa and the Holiday Train by using CTA Train Tracker, which will feature a candy cane next to its estimated arrival time information.