54th/Cermak station

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54Cermak CTA Station.jpg
Location 2151 South 54th Avenue
Cicero, Illinois 60804
Coordinates 41°51′06″N 87°45′35″W / 41.851663°N 87.759598°W / 41.851663; -87.759598
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Platforms 1 Side platform
Tracks 2

CTA Buses

Pace Buses
Structure type At-grade
Parking Aiga parking inv.svg 175 Spaces
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
Opened August 1, 1912
Rebuilt 1952, 2002–03
Previous names 54th Avenue, Cicero-Berwyn
Passengers (2015) 726,565[1]Increase 4.7%
Rank 94 out of 143[a]
Preceding station   Chicago "L"   Following station
Cermak Branch
Terminus Pink Line
  Former services  
(Closed 1992)
Douglas-Milwaukee Line
Route map
Pink Line
east to Loop
Laramie Ave.
Boarding section
Unloading section
54th Ave.

54th/Cermak is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Pink Line, and is the western terminus of this line. It was the terminus of the former Cermak branch of the Blue Line, it is located at Cermak Road between 54th and Laramie Avenues in Cicero, Illinois. It is the only terminal with only one track used for service. Trains board on the eastern half of 54th/Cermak station and unload on the western half. Previously known as the Cicero-Berwyn Terminal, it is located about 1 mile from the city of Berwyn. Tracks continue westward to the 54th Yard, the maintenance and storage yard for Pink Line trains.

Bus connections[edit]

54th/Cermak destination sign


  • 21 Cermak
  • N60 Blue Island/26th (Owl Service)


  • 316 Laramie Avenue
  • 322 Cermak Road/22nd Street
  • 771 Brookfield Zoo Express/CTA Pink Line (Memorial Day through Labor Day on weekends only)

Notes and references[edit]


  1. ^ Due to possible double-counting of physically-connected stations, the CTA's official 2015 tally of stations was 146, but for ridership purposes reported having only 143 stations.


  1. ^ "Monthly Ridership Report – December 2015" (PDF). Chicago Transit Authority Ridership Analysis and Reporting. January 11, 2016. Retrieved March 23, 2016. 

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