Fountain Plaza station

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Fountain Plaza
Buffalo Metro Rail station
Fountain Plaza Station.jpg
Fountain Plaza station's inbound platform, with the outbound platform in the background
Location 500 block of Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14202
Coordinates 42°53′22″N 78°52′23″W / 42.88944°N 78.87306°W / 42.88944; -78.87306Coordinates: 42°53′22″N 78°52′23″W / 42.88944°N 78.87306°W / 42.88944; -78.87306
Owned by Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority
Platforms 2 low-level side platforms
Tracks 2
Structure type At-grade
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone Free fare (inbound)
Paid fare (outbound)
Opened October 9, 1984
Closed March 30, 2014 (outbound)
July 17, 2014 (inbound)
Rebuilt July 21, 2014 (outbound)
October 14, 2014 (inbound)
Previous names Huron
Preceding station   NFTA   Following station
Metro Rail
toward University

Fountain Plaza (formerly Huron) is a Buffalo Metro Rail station located in the 500 block of Main Street between Huron and Chippewa Streets. The Fountain Plaza serves the northern section of the Buffalo Downtown Central Business District and the Buffalo Theater District since the permanent closing of Theater Station on February 18, 2013. Fountain Plaza is at the north end of the Free Fare Zone, where customers traveling north are required to have proof-of-payment.

Bus routes serving Fountain Plaza station[edit]

  • At West Chippewa and Pearl Streets (heading south only):
    • 7 Baynes-Richmond (inbound)
    • 8 Main (inbound)
    • 64 Lockport (inbound)
    • 66 Williamsville
    • 67 Cleveland Hill
    • 81 Eastside (inbound)
    • 204 Airport-Downtown Express
  • At East Chippewa and Washington Streets (heading south only):
    • 74 Hamburg

Notable places nearby[edit]

Fountain Plaza station is located near:

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