Fordham Road (IRT Jerome Avenue Line)

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Fordham Road
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New York City Subway rapid transit station
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Station statistics
Address Fordham Road & Jerome Avenue
Bronx, NY 10468
Borough The Bronx
Locale University Heights, Fordham-Bedford
Coordinates 40°51′46″N 73°54′04″W / 40.862706°N 73.901124°W / 40.862706; -73.901124Coordinates: 40°51′46″N 73°54′04″W / 40.862706°N 73.901124°W / 40.862706; -73.901124
Division A (IRT)
Line IRT Jerome Avenue Line
Services       4 all times (all times)
Connection NYCT Bus: Bx12, Bx12 SBS, Bx32
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3 (2 in regular service)
Other information
Opened June 2, 1917; 98 years ago (1917-06-02)
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 3,857,749[1]Decrease 2.3%
Rank 132 out of 421
Station succession
Next north Kingsbridge Road: 4 all times
Next south 183rd Street: 4 all times


Next Handicapped/disabled access north none: 4 all times
Next Handicapped/disabled access south 161st Street – Yankee Stadium: 4 all times

Fordham Road is a local station on the IRT Jerome Avenue Line of the New York City Subway. Located at the intersection of Fordham Road and Jerome Avenue in the Bronx, it is served by the 4 train at all times. It has old style signs painted over and covered up with new style signs, and features new fare control railings as a crossunder. The station has a wooden mezzanine, and two extra exits.

The station has three tracks and two side platforms. The middle track is generally not used in revenue service. The station was rehabilitated in 2004.

Station layout[edit]

P
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right Handicapped/disabled access
Northbound local NYCS-bull-trans-4.svg toward Woodlawn (Kingsbridge Road)
Peak-direction express No regular service
Southbound local NYCS-bull-trans-4.svg toward Crown Heights – Utica Avenue (New Lots Avenue late nights) (183rd Street)
Side platform, doors will open on the right Handicapped/disabled access
M Mezzanine to entrances/exits, station agent, MetroCard vending machines
Handicapped/disabled access (Elevator at SE corner of Jerome Avenue and Fordham Road)
G Street Level Entrances/Exits

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Facts and Figures: Annual Subway Ridership". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2015-04-25. 

External links[edit]

Eastern stair
Western stair