1st St
A Line 
LACMTA blue line 1st st.JPG
1st Street station platform
General information
Location108 North Long Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, California
Coordinates33°46′06″N 118°11′22″W / 33.7683°N 118.1895°W / 33.7683; -118.1895Coordinates: 33°46′06″N 118°11′22″W / 33.7683°N 118.1895°W / 33.7683; -118.1895
Owned byLos Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
Connections
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
ParkingPaid parking nearby
Bicycle facilitiesLong Beach Bike Share station[1] and racks
Disabled accessYes
History
OpenedJuly 14, 1990; 32 years ago (1990-07-14)
Rebuilt
Services
Preceding station LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail Following station
Downtown Long Beach
Terminus
A Line 5th Street
One-way operation
Future services
Preceding station LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail Following station
Downtown Long Beach
Terminus
A Line 5th Street
One-way operation
Location

1st Street station is an at-grade light rail station on the A Line of the Los Angeles Metro Rail system. The station is located in the median of Long Beach Boulevard at its intersection with 1st Street, after which the station is named, in Long Beach, California.[5] The station is on a loop at the south end of the A Line route and only has southbound service.

During the 2028 Summer Olympics, the station will serve spectators traveling to and from venues located at the Long Beach Sports Park including handball at the Long Beach Arena, temporary facilities for BMX and water polo, along with marathon swimming and triathlon in Long Beach harbor.[6]

Service

Station layout

Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound  A Line toward Downtown Long Beach (Terminus)

Hours and frequency

A Line trains run every day between approximately 4:00 a.m. and 12:30 am. Trains operate every ten minutes during peak hours Monday through Friday, every twelve minutes during the daytime on weekdays and all day on the weekends after approximately 8 a.m. (with a 15/20-minute headway early Saturday and Sunday mornings). Night service is every 20 minutes.[7]

Connections

As of February 20, 2022, the following connections are available:[8]

Notable places nearby

References

  1. ^ "Long Beach Bike Share map". Long Beach Bike Share. Retrieved March 3, 2022.
  2. ^ Chen, Anna (August 20, 2014). "A better Blue Line: 30-day closure of four Blue Line stations in Long Beach to begin Sep 20". Metro The Source. Retrieved March 4, 2022.
  3. ^ Chen, Anna (October 17, 2014). "A Better Blue Line: last week of work during Long Beach Loop closure". Metro The Source. Retrieved March 4, 2022.
  4. ^ "Metro Blue Line Announces New Closures Starting June 1". KNBC-TV. City News Service. April 1, 2019. Retrieved March 4, 2022.
  5. ^ "Metro Blue Line Connections" (PDF). Metro. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 25, 2012. Retrieved January 8, 2022.
  6. ^ "Games Plan". 2028 Summer Olympics. Retrieved January 9, 2022.
  7. ^ "Metro A Line schedule". Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority. September 12, 2021. Retrieved January 8, 2022.
  8. ^ "A Line Timetable - Connections section" (PDF). Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority. February 20, 2022. p. 2. Retrieved March 3, 2022.

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