Douglas Road (Metrorail station)

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Douglas Road
Metrorail metro station
Douglas Road Metrorail basketball hoop.jpg
Basketball court beneath station trackage
Station statistics
Address 3100 South Douglas Road
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
Coordinates 25°43′57″N 80°15′17″W / 25.73250°N 80.25472°W / 25.73250; -80.25472Coordinates: 25°43′57″N 80°15′17″W / 25.73250°N 80.25472°W / 25.73250; -80.25472
Connections Local Transit Metrobus: 37, 40, 42, 48, 136, 249, 500
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking Park and ride (226 spaces)
Other information
Opened May 20, 1984
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code DRD
Owned by Miami-Dade County
Passengers (2012) 1.3 million [1] Increase 18%
Preceding station   Metrorail   Following station
toward Palmetto
Green Line
toward Airport
Orange Line

Douglas Road is a Metrorail station just southwest of Coconut Grove, in Miami, Florida. It is the southernmost Metrorail station in Miami city limits, although it has a Coral Gables address.

The station is located at the intersection of Douglas Road (West 37th Avenue) and South Dixie Highway (US 1), three blocks south Bird Road (SW 40th Street). It opened to service May 20, 1984.

Places of interest[edit]

Transit connections[edit]


Route # Route Name Route Map Note
37 South Miami stationHialeah via Douglas Road (West 37th Ave) and Palm Ave Map
40 SW 132 Avenue and 18 Street or SW 147 Avenue and 47 Street (40B) via Bird Road (South 40th St) Map
42 Opa-locka or Miami Springs via LeJeune Road (West 42 Ave) and Miami International Airport (MIA) Map Service to MIA
48 University station ↔ Downtown Miami Map
136 SW 112 St and 137 Ave via Old Cutler Road; Dadeland South station via Old Cutler Road and Busway Map Weekday service only
249 Coconut Grove Circulator (Coconut Grove station via Coconut Grove) Map
500 Government Center Downtown Bus Terminal ↔ Dadeland South Metrorail station Map Overnight service only

Alternative modes of transit[edit]

  • Coral Gables Trolley – Coral Gables



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