Orinda is a Bay Area Rapid Transit station in Orinda, California. The station has an island platform in the center median of State Route 24. The station is east of the Caldecott Tunnel.
Service at this station began on May 21, 1973, following the completion of the Berkeley Hills Tunnel, which connects it to Rockridge Station.
This station is in BART District 1 and is represented by Gail Murray.
The solar radiation is the best at this station in the entire system and it has therefore been earmarked for the installation of car ports with solar panels on top of them in 2008.
- ^ http://www.bart.gov/stations/orin/index.aspx#parking
- ^ "BART Fiscal Year Weekday Average Exits". Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART). Retrieved 28 July 2010.
- ^ History of BART BART website, access date July 13, 2008
- ^ Bay Area Rapid Transit District Biograophy, BART.gov, retrieved January 23, 2008
- ^ BART goes solar at Orinda station, by Dennis Cuff, Contra Costa Times, July 10, 2008, access date July 13, 2008
- ^ County Connection. "Maps & Schedules". Central Contra Costa Transit Authority. Retrieved 8 July 2013.
Coordinates: 37°52′42″N 122°11′01″W / 37.878427°N 122.18374°W