With sunrise approaching and blue in the north sky becoming brighter 191 shoves a Burlington West Line service toward Union Station.
Westbound train 1271 pulls into Hinsdale Station.
Another minute goes by, another train goes by. Chicago Union Station is a busy place.
An evening commuter service out of Chicago Union Station races through the turnouts and slip switches, with a friendly engineer at the throttle.
A Metra commuter train departs for Aurora as it is dwarfed by the surrounding Chicago skyline.
An outbound Metra "dinky" from Chicago led by METX F40PHM-2 No. 191 comes into Naperville, Illinois along the "Racetrack" or BNSF's Chicago Subdivision on June 24, 2016.
Metra heads east through a small flurry
Metra 191 heads back to the city.
A Pacing shot of train 1249 between West Hinsdale and Clarendon Hills.
One, two, three! The second train seen in 314915 is now in the foreground. The third train is still visible ... (more)
A westbound suburban splits the Q signals in Clarendon Hills.
On the left, a Metra train done with its morning heads to the coach yard. Running alongside is the southbound Saluki, backing out on departure. On the right is a Metra train coming in with some ... (more)
Metra 191 glides into the stop at Cicero Avenue with another train full of commuters bound for the Western Suburbs.
Two outbound trains head for the "Race Track" and two inbound trains wait to get into CUS during the evening rush.