Penitencia Creek (VTA)

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Penitencia Creek
Santa Clara VTA
VTA light rail san jose penitencia creek station.jpg
A VTA train waiting at Penitencia Creek Station
Location Capitol Avenue and Penitencia Creek Road
San Jose, CA
Coordinates 37°22′57″N 121°51′22″W / 37.382546°N 121.856179°W / 37.382546; -121.856179Coordinates: 37°22′57″N 121°51′22″W / 37.382546°N 121.856179°W / 37.382546; -121.856179
Owned by VTA
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus Routes 45, 61, 104
Parking 53 spaces
Disabled access Yes
Opened 2004
Preceding station   Santa Clara VTA logo.svg VTA Light Rail   Following station
toward Alum Rock
Alum Rock–Santa Teresa
toward Santa Teresa
Penitencia Creek (VTA) is located in San Jose, California
Penitencia Creek (VTA)

Penitencia Creek is a light rail station operated by Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA). This station is served by VTA's Alum Rock-Santa Teresa line.

The station was opened in 2004 as part of VTA's Capitol light rail extension.[1]


Penitencia Creek station is located in the median of North Capitol Avenue, just south of Penitencia Creek Road in San Jose, California.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound toward Santa Teresa (Berryessa)
Eastbound toward Alum Rock (McKee)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

Station amenities[edit]

Connecting transit[edit]

VTA Bus Route 36, which previously served this station, was discontinued on January 14, 2008 as a result of updates to VTA bus service. VTA Bus Routes 62 and 64 no longer serve this station due to these updates.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Tasman East/Capitol Project Description". Completed projects. Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. 2008-05-12. Retrieved 2008-11-16. 

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