Grantville station

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San Diego Trolley station
Grantville station.jpg
An east-bound trolley at Grantville station, 2008
Location4510 Alvarado Canyon Road
San Diego, California 92120
Coordinates32°46′50″N 117°5′51″W / 32.78056°N 117.09750°W / 32.78056; -117.09750Coordinates: 32°46′50″N 117°5′51″W / 32.78056°N 117.09750°W / 32.78056; -117.09750
Platforms2 side platforms
ConnectionsBus transport MTS: 13, 14, 18
Structure typeElevated
Parking238 "Park and Ride" lot spaces with 300+ spaces in 2 overflow lots open during stadium events
Disabled accessYes
OpenedJuly 10, 2005
Preceding station   San Diego Trolley   Following station
Green Line

Grantville is a station on San Diego Trolley's Green Line in the middle class residential Grantville neighborhood of San Diego, California. It is one of the San Diego Trolley network's newer stations, having opened in 2005.[1]

The station is elevated and has side platforms with two railroad tracks passing between them. The station is located in the middle of a long, tall viaduct taking the trolley line over the Interstate 8 freeway. The station is located on Alvarado Canyon Road near Fairmount Avenue.

The station was very popular with riders who park their vehicles and ride to events at Qualcomm Stadium such as San Diego Chargers games.[citation needed]

Station layout[edit]

There are two tracks, each served by a side platform.

Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound San Diego Trolley Green Line.svg Green Line toward 12th & Imperial Transit Center (Mission San Diego)
Eastbound San Diego Trolley Green Line.svg Green Line toward Santee Town Center (San Diego State University Transit Center)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "MTS Historical Timeline". San Diego Metropolitan Transit System. 2013. Archived from the original on June 21, 2013. Retrieved June 29, 2013.

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