103rd Street/Watts Towers station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
103rd Street/Watts Towers
Blue Line 
103rd Street-Watts Towers station.jpg
The 103rd Street-Watts Towers station in November 2015.
Location 10100 Grandee Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90002
Coordinates 33°56′34″N 118°14′36″W / 33.9427°N 118.2432°W / 33.9427; -118.2432Coordinates: 33°56′34″N 118°14′36″W / 33.9427°N 118.2432°W / 33.9427; -118.2432
Owned by Metro
Line(s) Blue Line Blue Line 
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Parking 62 spaces
Bicycle facilities none
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status in service
Opened 1904; 114 years ago (1904)
Rebuilt July 14, 1990; 28 years ago (July 14, 1990)
Previous names

Watts Station

103rd Street/Kenneth Hahn
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line

103rd Street/Watts Towers is an at grade light rail station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line.[1]

The station has an island platform on the Blue Line right-of-way adjacent to Grandee Avenue near the intersection of 103rd Street roughly in the center of Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. It is adjacent to the Watts Station, which historically served the Watts, Long Beach, and San Pedro lines of the Pacific Electric Railway. As the name of the station implies, it is located near Watts Towers.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Southbound Blue Line Blue Line toward Downtown Long Beach (Willowbrook/Rosa Parks)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Blue Line Blue Line toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Firestone)


The LA Metro station, adjacent to the historic Watts Station

Metro Rail service[edit]

Blue Line service hours are approximately from 4:00 AM until 1:00 AM daily.[1]

Bus connections[edit]

Neighborhood and destinations[edit]


  1. ^ "Blue Line station information". Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-06-22. Retrieved 2009-06-20.

External links[edit]