Civic Center–Vista station

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Civic Center–Vista
Sprinter San Diego.png
SPRINTER tracks looking east, Civic Center-Vista station.jpg
Looking east from south platform
Location810 Phillips Street
Vista, California
Coordinates33°11′25″N 117°14′13″W / 33.1902°N 117.2370°W / 33.1902; -117.2370Coordinates: 33°11′25″N 117°14′13″W / 33.1902°N 117.2370°W / 33.1902; -117.2370
Owned byNorth County Transit District
Line(s)Escondido Subdivision
Platforms2 side platforms
Disabled accessYes
OpenedMarch 9, 2008
Preceding station North County Transit District Following station
Vista Transit Center SPRINTER Buena Creek

Civic Center–Vista (previously known as Escondido Avenue and Civic Center Drive) is a station in Vista, California that is served by North County Transit District's SPRINTER light rail line. The station is located at 810 Phillips Street.

Although the Sprinter began service in March 2008, the eastbound platform of the station remained closed for several months due to construction to improve its platform. It finally opened in September of the same year.

The street Escondido Avenue was renamed Civic Center Drive in 2010 in light of the construction of a large city hall complex, and the station's name was changed to reflect this. The station was again renamed Civic Center–Vista to differentiate it from the San Marcos Civic Center station.

Platforms and tracks[edit]

Westbound  Sprinter toward Oceanside Transit Center (Vista Transit Center)
Eastbound  Sprinter toward Escondido Transit Center (Buena Creek)

External links[edit]

Media related to Civic Center-Vista (NCTD station) at Wikimedia Commons