Wardlow station

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Wardlow
Blue Line 
LACMTA Blue Line Wardlow Station.jpg
A southbound train arriving at Wardlow after maintenance
Location3420 North Pacific Place
Long Beach, CA 90802
Coordinates33°49′14″N 118°11′46″W / 33.8206°N 118.1962°W / 33.8206; -118.1962Coordinates: 33°49′14″N 118°11′46″W / 33.8206°N 118.1962°W / 33.8206; -118.1962
Owned byMetro
Line(s)Blue Line Blue Line 
Platforms1 center platform
Tracks2
Construction
Parking82 free spaces
10 paid reserved spaces
Bicycle facilities8 bike rack spaces
14 locker spaces
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Statusin service
History
OpenedJuly 14, 1990; 29 years ago (July 14, 1990)
Services
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line
  Future service  
Blue Line

Wardlow is an at-grade light rail station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line.[1] It has an island platform, and is on the Blue Line right-of-way near Wardlow Road in the Wrigley neighborhood of Long Beach, California. Wardlow is a park and ride station with 25 parking spaces and 10 bike lockers.

The Willow and Wardlow stations are the two Blue Line stations closest to the Long Beach Municipal Airport; the Blue Line maintenance and storage yard is located between the Wardlow and Del Amo stations. [1]

The station entrance is at 3420 N Pacific Pl, Long Beach, CA 90806; the exit from the nearby 405 freeway is Long Beach Blvd (exit 30B - follow signs for Bixby Knolls and merge onto Long Beach Blvd - take 1st left onto E Wardlow and next right on to N. Pacific Pl). There are entrances to both the 405 and 710 freeways from Wardlow.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Southbound Blue Line Blue Line toward Downtown Long Beach (Willow)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Blue Line Blue Line toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Del Amo)

Service[edit]

Metro Rail service[edit]

Blue Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:45 AM daily.[2]

Bus connections[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Blue Line station information" (PDF).
  2. ^ "Blue Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10.