Alum Rock Transit Center

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Alum Rock Transit Center
Santa Clara VTA
VTA light rail station
VTA trains at Alum Rock station, March 2005.jpg
Two VTA trains at Alum Rock Transit Center in 2005
Location 6 North Capitol Avenue
San Jose, California
Coordinates 37°21′30.40″N 121°49′56.18″W / 37.3584444°N 121.8322722°W / 37.3584444; -121.8322722Coordinates: 37°21′30.40″N 121°49′56.18″W / 37.3584444°N 121.8322722°W / 37.3584444; -121.8322722
Owned by VTA
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Connections Bus Routes 23, 25, 43, 45, 522
Parking 110 spaces
Disabled access Yes
Opened 2004
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO SCvta.svg VTA Light Rail   Following station
Terminus Alum Rock–Santa Teresa
toward Santa Teresa
Alum Rock Transit Center is located in San Jose, California
Alum Rock Transit Center

Alum Rock Transit Center is a light rail and bus station operated by Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA). This station is served by VTA's Alum Rock–Santa Teresa line.

The station was opened in 2004 as part of VTA's Capitol light rail extension.[1]


The Alum Rock light rail station is located in the median of North Capitol Avenue, just south of Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose, California. The bus station and park & ride lot is adjacent on the west side of Capitol Avenue. The station's address is 6 North Capitol Avenue.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Westbound toward Santa Teresa (McKee)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Westbound toward Santa Teresa (McKee)

Station amenities[edit]

Transit lines[edit]

VTA Bus Routes 31 and 64 no longer serve this station due to bus service updates implemented on January 14, 2008.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Tasman East/Capitol Project Description". Completed projects. Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. 2008-05-12. Retrieved 2008-11-16. 

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