13th Street (Sacramento RT)

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13th Street
Sacramento RT Light Rail
Sacramento RT light rail station
Light Rail Sacramento 13th Street.jpg
Gold and Blue Line trains at 13th Street
Location 13th Street at R Street
Sacramento, CA
Coordinates 38°34′15.6″N 121°29′36.6″W / 38.571000°N 121.493500°W / 38.571000; -121.493500Coordinates: 38°34′15.6″N 121°29′36.6″W / 38.571000°N 121.493500°W / 38.571000; -121.493500
Owned by Sacramento RT

Sacramento Regional Transit District (Sacramento RT):

Platforms 2 side platforms
Structure type at-grade
Disabled access Yes
Opened September 5, 1987 (1987-09-05)[1]
Preceding station   Sacramento RT Light Rail   Following station
toward Watt/I-80
Blue Line
Gold Line
Green LineTerminus

13th Street is a side platformed Sacramento RT Light Rail station in Downtown Sacramento, California, United States.[2] The station was opened on September 5, 1987, and is operated by the Sacramento Regional Transit District. It is served by all three RT light rail lines: Gold, Blue and Green, with the latter serving as the southern terminus. The station is located at 13th Street between Q and R Streets, and Regional Transit's Customer Service and Sales center is located just to the south of the station. A small rail yard named the "R Street Yard" is located to the west of the station.[3]

Platforms and tracks[edit]

Northwestern-bound  Gold Line toward Sacramento Valley (Archives Plaza)
 Blue Line toward Watt/I-80 (Archives Plaza)
 Green Line toward 7th & Richards/Township 9 (Archives Plaza)
Southeastern-bound  Gold Line toward Historic Folsom (16th Street)
 Blue Line toward Cosumnes River College (16th Street)


  1. ^ Perkins, Kathryn Eaker (September 4, 1987). "Light rail set to sprout a new leg this weekend". The Sacramento Bee. p. B1.
  2. ^ "13th Street (Sacramento RT) Light Rail Station". Wikimapia.org. Retrieved 2008-06-24.
  3. ^ Hass, Eric; Ehrlich, Peter. "Sacramento, California Light Rail". Archived from the original on 9 June 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-24.