Florence station (Los Angeles Metro)

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Florence  Blue Line 
LA Metro FlorenceStation 1.jpg
A view of Florence Station
Location 7225 Graham Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90002
Coordinates 33°58′29″N 118°14′35″W / 33.9748°N 118.2430°W / 33.9748; -118.2430Coordinates: 33°58′29″N 118°14′35″W / 33.9748°N 118.2430°W / 33.9748; -118.2430
Owned by Metro
Line(s) Blue Line Blue Line 
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Parking 100 spaces
Bicycle facilities none
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status in service
Opened July 14, 1990
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line

Florence is an at grade light rail station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line. [1]

It has an island platform on the Blue Line right-of-way alongside Graham Avenue near the intersection of Florence Avenue in the unincorporated community of Florence. Of all of the Metro Rail stations, this station has the smallest island platform width. The station's width is so small, passengers are forced to walk on the platforms when the station becomes crowded.

Florence is a park and ride station with 100 parking spaces.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Southbound Blue Line Blue Line toward Downtown Long Beach (Firestone)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Blue Line Blue Line toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Slauson)


Metro Rail service[edit]

Blue Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:45 AM daily.[2]

Bus connections[edit]

Neighborhood and destinations[edit]


  1. ^ "Blue Line station information". Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-06-22. 
  2. ^ "Blue Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10. 

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