Avenue P (IND Culver Line)

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Avenue P
NYCS F
New York City Subway rapid transit station
Av P Culver sta snow jeh.jpg
Station statistics
Address Avenue P & McDonald Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Borough Brooklyn
Locale Midwood, Gravesend, Bensonhurst
Coordinates 40°36′31.46″N 73°58′22.85″W / 40.6087389°N 73.9730139°W / 40.6087389; -73.9730139Coordinates: 40°36′31.46″N 73°58′22.85″W / 40.6087389°N 73.9730139°W / 40.6087389; -73.9730139
Division B (IND, formerly BMT)
Line IND Culver Line
Services       F all times (all times)
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3 (2 in regular service)
Other information
Opened March 16, 1919 (95 years ago) (1919-03-16)
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 861,095[1] Increase 4.2%
Rank 375 out of 421
Station succession
Next north Avenue N: F all times
Next south Kings Highway: F all times

Avenue P is a local station on the IND Culver Line of the New York City Subway. It is served by the F train at all times.

The station has a full-time mezzanine at Avenue P and 65th Street. It has six staircases, two to the streets and two to each platform. There is a station facility constructed inside the mezzanine on the Manhattan-bound side, giving evidence that there was a third staircase that was removed at the southeast corner of McDonald Avenue and Avenue P.

Station layout[edit]

P
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Northbound local NYCS F toward Jamaica – 179th Street (Avenue N)
Peak-direction express No regular service
Southbound local NYCS F toward Coney Island – Stillwell Avenue (Kings Highway)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
M Mezzanine to entrances/exits, station agent, MetroCard vending machines
G Street Level Entrances/Exits

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Facts and Figures: Annual Subway Ridership". New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2014-03-29. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Avenue P (IND Culver Line) at Wikimedia Commons

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