Swansea station (MetroLink)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
St Louis MetroLink Logo.svg Swansea
MetroLink light rail station
Swansea Station (25389855441).jpg
Location2222 North Illinois Street
Swansea, Illinois 62226
Coordinates38°32′10″N 89°59′13″W / 38.536023°N 89.986916°W / 38.536023; -89.986916Coordinates: 38°32′10″N 89°59′13″W / 38.536023°N 89.986916°W / 38.536023; -89.986916
Owned byBi-State Development Agency
Operated byMetro Transit
Line(s)
PlatformsIsland platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus transport MetroBus: 16, 512X
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Parking716 park and ride spaces
25 long-term spaces
Disabled accessYes
History
OpenedMay 5, 2001
Traffic
Passengers (2007)698 Steady 0%
Services
Preceding station   MetroLink   Following station
Red Line

Swansea is a St. Louis Metrolink Red Line station in Swansea, Illinois. The station is situated between two major Illinois Highways, IL 159 and IL 161. Amenities nearby include a Schnucks supermarket (the main anchor of Swansea Plaza), a gas station, McDonald's, Walgreens, Wendy's, Applebee's, FCB Bank, and a U.S. Bank branch inside Schnucks.

Station layout[edit]

P
Platform level
Westbound Red Line toward Lambert Airport (Memorial Hospital)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound Red Line toward Shiloh – Scott (Belleville)
Street level Exit/entrance, parking, buses

External links[edit]