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Martin Luther King Jr.
K Line 
General information
Coordinates34°00′34″N 118°20′07″W / 34.009571°N 118.335288°W / 34.009571; -118.335288Coordinates: 34°00′34″N 118°20′07″W / 34.009571°N 118.335288°W / 34.009571; -118.335288
Owned byMetro
Structure typeUnderground
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusUnder construction
OpeningNovember 2022; 5 months' time (2022 -11)
Future services
Preceding station LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail Following station
K Line Leimert Park

Martin Luther King Jr. is an underground light rail station on the K Line of the Los Angeles Metro Rail system. It is located underneath Crenshaw Boulevard at its intersection with Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, after which the station is named, in the Los Angeles neighborhoods of Baldwin Hills and Leimert Park. The station’s main entrance will be next to the iconic Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza shopping mall.

The station will incorporate artwork by three artists: Mara Lonner, Shinique Smith, and Eileen Cowin.[1]


The station will be located near the intersection of Crenshaw Blvd and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.



  1. ^ Broverman, Neal (January 22, 2018). "An Early Look at All the Artwork Coming to the Metro Crenshaw Line Los Angeles Magazine". Los Angeles Magazine. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  2. ^ "MTA Crenshaw/LAX Project".