E 181st Ave MAX Station

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E 181st Ave
MAX Light Rail Station
MAX East 181st Avenue Station.jpg
Westbound Platform
Location E Burnside St & 181st Ave
Gresham, Oregon
Coordinates 45°31′19″N 122°28′38″W / 45.52194°N 122.47722°W / 45.52194; -122.47722Coordinates: 45°31′19″N 122°28′38″W / 45.52194°N 122.47722°W / 45.52194; -122.47722
Owned by TriMet
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking 247 spaces
Bicycle facilities bike racks and lockers
Disabled access Yes
Opened September 5, 1986[1]
Preceding station   TriMet logo simplified.svg MAX Light Rail   Following station
Blue Line

The East 181st Avenue station is a MAX light rail station in Gresham, Oregon. It serves the Blue Line and is the 20th stop eastbound on the eastside MAX line.

The station is at the intersection of NE/SE 181st Avenue and Burnside Street. This station has staggered side platforms, which sit on either side of the cross street, because the route runs around this station on Burnside Street in the median. Sterling Bank is by the eastbound platform on Burnside and 181st.

A TriMet park-and-ride lot for this station is available[1] just to the east, at 18324 E. Burnside Street.

The station was located in TriMet fare zone 3 from its opening in 1986[1] until September 2012, at which time TriMet discontinued all use of zones in its fare structure.[2]

Bus line connections[edit]

This station is served by the following bus lines:

  • 25-Glisan/Rockwood
  • 87-Airport Way/181st Ave

In addition, line 20-Burnside/Stark serves stops at 181st and Stark, about four blocks (or 1,000 feet) to the south of the MAX station.


  1. ^ a b c Federman, Stan (September 5, 1986). "Going to the MAX: Facts to know about the new line".The Oregonian, special section ("Light rail rolls"), p. T10.
  2. ^ Bailey Jr., Everton (August 30, 2012). "TriMet boosts most fares starting Saturday; some routes changing". The Oregonian. Retrieved December 9, 2012. 

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