On May 8, 2011 Metro and Compton City Officials opened the new Martin Luther King Jr. Transit Center adjacent to the Metro Blue Line Compton Station. The new transit center has eight new bus bays and allows easy and safe access to the rail station. Metro Bus lines 51, 125, 127 and 128 all stop at this facility. Metro Bus Line 60 stops in the early morning hours when the Metro Blue Line is not in service.