Willow Street (Los Angeles Metro station)
Metro Blue Line train departing Willow Station.
|Address||2750 American Avenue, Long Beach|
|Platforms||1 center platform|
|Parking||870 free spaces
20 paid reserved spaces
|Bicycle facilities||16 bike rack spaces
14 locker spaces
|Opened||July 14, 1990|
|Station status||in service|
Willow Street is a station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line. It has an island platform, and is adjacent to Long Beach Boulevard near the intersection of Willow Street in the city of Long Beach, California. At this point, going Northbound, the Blue Line route leaves Long Beach Boulevard and enters its own right-of-way (part of Pacific Electric Railway's Red Car right-of-way) allowing the trains to reach higher speeds between stops. Willow is a park and ride station with 920 parking spaces (including a multi-story parking facility) and 10 bike lockers.
|Southbound||■Blue Line||toward Downtown Long Beach (Pacific Coast Highway)|
|Northbound||■Blue Line||toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Wardlow)|
Metro Rail service
Blue Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:45 AM daily.
Nearby sights and attractions
- Wrigley Marketplace shopping center
- Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
- Pacific Hospital of Long Beach
- Veterans Memorial Park
- Sunnyside Cemetery & Long Beach Cemetery (these adjacent cemeteries on Willow St. date from before 1900).
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