|Location||4051 South Crenshaw Boulevard|
Los Angeles, California
|Owned by||Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority|
|Platforms||1 island platform|
|Connections||Los Angeles Metro Bus|
|Opened||October 7, 2022|
Martin Luther King Jr. station 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 opened on October 7, 2022. Metro held a ceremonial ribbon cutting ceremony for the station on July 23, 2022.
The station will incorporate artwork by three artists: Mara Lonner, Shinique Smith, and Eileen Cowin.
|B1||Mezzanine||Faregates, ticket machines, to Entrance/Exit|
|B2||Northbound||← K Line toward Expo/Crenshaw (Terminus)|
|Island platform, doors will open on the left|
|Southbound||K Line toward Westchester/Veterans (Leimert Park) →|
K Line service hours are approximately from 4:30 a.m. until 12:00 a.m. daily. Trains operate every ten minutes during peak hours Monday through Friday, every 15 minutes during the daytime on weekdays and all day on the weekends. Night service is every 20 minutes.
As of October 7, 2022[update], the following connections are available:
The station is within walking distance of the following notable places: