116th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
|Address||East 116th Street & Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10035
|Line||IRT Lexington Avenue Line|
|Services||4 (late nights)
6 (all times) <6> (weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction)
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||July 17, 1918|
|Passengers (2012)||5,264,035 0.2%|
|Rank||83 out of 421|
|Next north||125th Street: 4 6 <6>|
|Next south||110th Street: 4 6 <6>|
116th Street is a local station on the IRT Lexington Avenue Line of the New York City Subway. Located at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and 116th Street in East Harlem, it is served by the 6 train at all times, the <6> during weekdays in peak direction and the 4 train during late nights.
There are two side platforms serving the two local tracks. The express tracks are on a lower level and are not visible from the platforms. Fare control is at platform level, and no crossover or crossunder is provided. The station has standard IRT number and station name tiles.
|B1||Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|Northbound local||← toward Pelham Bay Park or Parkchester (125th Street)|
|Southbound local||→ toward Brooklyn Bridge – City Hall (110th Street) →|
|Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|B2||Northbound express||← do not stop here|
|Southbound express||→ do not stop here →|
This station has two local tracks and two side platforms. The two express tracks pass underneath on a lower level and are not visible from the platforms.
- "Facts and Figures: Annual Subway Ridership". New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2013-04-02.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to 116th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line).|
- nycsubway.org—IRT East Side Line: 116th Street
- nycsubway.org — In Everything There is a Season Artwork by Robert Blackburn (2005)
- Station Reporter — 6 Train
- MTA's Arts For Transit — 116th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
- 116th Street entrance from Google Maps Street View