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In my years as a native Chicagoan, I spent a whole lot of time on the el. But now, it's been more than 10 years since I've used it.. I'll be headed downtown to the Art Institute and figure to grab the train from one of the stops along the Kennedy -- River Road? Harlem? My questions -

Where are my best parking chances? Are there stations with dedicated parking areas?

What's the fare and will I be able to pay at the station (along the lines of the NYC transit pass?) - credit card? cash?

Thanks!

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