Palmetto (Metrorail station)

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Palmetto
Metrorail metro station
Palmetto Station platform.jpg
Platform and waiting train at the station
Station statistics
Address 7701 NW 79th Avenue
Miami, Florida 33166
Coordinates 25°50′36″N 80°19′27″W / 25.84333°N 80.32417°W / 25.84333; -80.32417Coordinates: 25°50′36″N 80°19′27″W / 25.84333°N 80.32417°W / 25.84333; -80.32417
Line(s)
Connections Local Transit Metrobus: 87
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking 710 spaces
Other information
Opened May 30, 2003
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code PAL
Owned by Miami-Dade County
Traffic
Passengers (2011) 312,000[1] Steady 0%
Services
Preceding station   Metrorail   Following station
Terminus Green Line

Palmetto is a Metrorail station in unincorporated Miami-Dade County, Florida (with a Miami address), just near the town of Medley. It is the current northern terminus of the Metrorail system.

This station is located near the intersection of Northwest 77th Street and 79 Avenue, opening to service May 30, 2003. It is adjacent to the Palmetto Expressway (SR 826) (its namesake), providing convenience to west Miami-Dade and Broward commuters traveling into Downtown Miami.

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Transit connections[edit]

Metrobus[edit]

Route # Route Name Route Map Note
87 Dadeland North station via Galloway Road Map Weekday southbound trips only

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