Rupert station

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Rupert
Translinkmillennium.svg
SkyTrain station
Vancouver Skytrain Rupert station train.jpg
Location2698 Rupert Street, Vancouver
Coordinates49°15′39″N 123°01′58″W / 49.26083°N 123.03278°W / 49.26083; -123.03278Coordinates: 49°15′39″N 123°01′58″W / 49.26083°N 123.03278°W / 49.26083; -123.03278
Owned byBC Ministry of Transportation, TransLink
PlatformsSide platforms
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeElevated
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeRU
Fare zone1
History
OpenedAugust 31, 2002
Traffic
Passengers (2018[1])3,040
Rank47 out of 53
Services
Preceding station   TransLink   Following station
toward VCC–Clark
Millennium Line

Rupert is an elevated station on the Millennium Line of Metro Vancouver's SkyTrain rapid transit system. The station is located on Rupert Street in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Nearby businesses include the BC Liquor Distribution Branch and the Vancouver Film Studios. Falaise Park is also located just south of Rupert station.

Station information[edit]

Station layout[edit]

T Side platform; doors will open on the right
Platform 1
Inbound
 Millennium Line towards VCC–Clark (Renfrew)
Platform 2
Outbound
 Millennium Line towards Lafarge Lake–Douglas (Gilmore)
Side platform; doors will open on the right
C Concourse Fare gates, Compass vending machines
S Street level Entrance/Exit

Entrances[edit]

Rupert is served by a single entrance located at the west end of the station. The entrance is located on Rupert Street just south of Broadway.

Transit connections[edit]

Rupert station provides connections within Vancouver and is also serviced by HandyDART. Routes are as follows:[2]

Stop Number Route
58130 27 Kootenay Loop
58129 27 Joyce Station

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2018 Transit Service Performance Review – Average Daily Boardings per Weekday". translink.ca. TransLink. Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  2. ^ TransLink (September 2016). Rupert Station (PDF) (Map). Retrieved December 6, 2017.