ridership and attract new riders, the South Shore commuter line is offering
free rides on all westbound weekend and off-peak weekday trains on Friday,
Feb. 17, and Saturday, Feb. 18, the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation
Riders will be
responsible for paying applicable fares on their eastbound trips.
“We are excited to
offer free rides on the South Shore Line,” NICTD General Manager Mike Noland
said. “Our ride free week coincides with the Chicago Auto Show, which is a
fantastic opportunity for new riders to try us out for free on the way to
trains are those trains arriving in Chicago after 9:30 a.m.
the South Shore welcomed various groups to take advantage of free
transportation on designated days. Keep up with the South Shore on social
media for the official announcement and details of this special promotion.
The South Shore
also offers reduced fares for seniors, active-duty military personnel,
commuting students, infants, and passengers with disabilities on all trains
year-round. Please remember up to three children under 14 years of age ride
free with each parent or guardian on off-peak weekday and all weekend
information on train schedules, discounts and to plan a trip, please visit
mysouthshoreline.com or download the South Shore app, available for iPhone