Zerega Avenue (IRT Pelham Line)

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Zerega Avenue
NYCS 6 NYCS 6d
New York City Subway rapid transit station
Zerega Avenue (IRT Pelham Line) by David Shankbone.jpg
Station statistics
Address Zerega Avenue & Westchester Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
Borough The Bronx
Locale Castle Hill
Coordinates 40°50′12″N 73°50′48″W / 40.836769°N 73.846793°W / 40.836769; -73.846793Coordinates: 40°50′12″N 73°50′48″W / 40.836769°N 73.846793°W / 40.836769; -73.846793
Division A (IRT)
Line IRT Pelham Line
Services       6 all times except weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction (all times except weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction) <6>weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction (weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction)
Connection
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3 (2 in regular service)
Other information
Opened October 24, 1920; 94 years ago (October 24, 1920)
Closed July 5, 2014; 6 months ago (2014-07-05) (rehabilitation)
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 985,388[1] Increase 16.4%
Rank 362 out of 421
Station succession
Next north Westchester Square – East Tremont Avenue: 6 all times except weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction <6>weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction
Next south Castle Hill Avenue: 6 all times except weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction <6>weekdays until 8:45 p.m., peak direction

Zerega Avenue is a local station on the IRT Pelham Line of the New York City Subway. Located at Zerega Avenue and Westchester Avenue in the Bronx, it is served by the 6 train at all times except weekdays in the peak direction, when the <6> train takes over.

It resembles other elevated stations along the line: it has wood mezzanines and no windscreens along the platform edges.

From July 5, 2014 to February 2015, this station will be closed for station rehabilitation work. [2]

Station layout[edit]

P
Platform level
Side platform, not in service
Southbound NYCS 6 NYCS 6d do not stop here (Castle Hill Avenue)
Peak-direction express No regular service
Northbound NYCS 6 NYCS 6d do not stop here (Westchester Square – East Tremont Avenue)
Side platform, not in service
'M Mezzanine Station agent, MetroCard vending machines, fare control
G Street Level Exit/ Entrance

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