16th Street (Sacramento RT)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
16th Street
Sacramento RT light rail station
Location 16th Street at R Street
Sacramento, CA
Coordinates 38°34′11.79″N 121°29′22.04″W / 38.5699417°N 121.4894556°W / 38.5699417; -121.4894556Coordinates: 38°34′11.79″N 121°29′22.04″W / 38.5699417°N 121.4894556°W / 38.5699417; -121.4894556
Owned by Sacramento RT

Sacramento Regional Transit District (Sacramento RT):

Platforms 2 side platforms
Connections Bus Route 6
Structure type at-grade
Disabled access Yes
Opened September 5, 1987 (1987-09-05)[1]
Preceding station   Sacramento RT Light Rail   Following station
Gold Line
toward Watt/I-80
Blue Line
16th Street (Sacramento RT) is located in Sacramento, California
16th Street (Sacramento RT)

16th Street is a side platformed Sacramento RT light rail station in Downtown Sacramento, California, United States. The station was opened on September 5, 1987, and is operated by the Sacramento Regional Transit District. As part of both the Gold and Blue Lines, it has service to Midtown Sacramento, North Sacramento, California State University, Sacramento, Rancho Cordova, Gold River and Folsom. The station is located along 16th Street between Q and R Streets, and is the easternmost station where transfers can be made between both rail lines.

Platforms and tracks[edit]

Northwestern-bound  Gold Line toward Sacramento Valley (13th Street)
 Blue Line toward Watt/I-80 (13th Street)
Southeastern-bound  Gold Line toward Historic Folsom (23rd Street)
 Blue Line toward Cosumnes River College (Broadway)


  1. ^ Perkins, Kathryn Eaker (September 4, 1987). "Light rail set to sprout a new leg this weekend". The Sacramento Bee. p. B1.