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Compton (Los Angeles Metro station)

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Compton (Los Angeles Metro station)

The Compton Station platform
Station statistics
Address 275 Willowbrook Avenue, Compton
Line(s)  Blue Line
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Parking 40 spaces
Bicycle facilities 6 bike rack spaces
Other information
Opened July 14, 1990
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Metro
Station status in service
Preceding station   Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line

Compton is a station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line.[1] It has an island platform, and is located in the median of Willowbrook Avenue at Compton Boulevard roughly in the center of Compton, California. The station is located adjacent to the Renassiance Center Shopping Center.


  • Station layout 1
  • Service 2
    • Metro Rail service 2.1
    • Bus connections 2.2
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Transit Center 2.3
  • Neighborhood and destinations 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Station layout

Southbound Blue Line toward Downtown Long Beach (Artesia)
Northbound Blue Line toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Willowbrook)


Metro Rail service

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

Bus connections

Martin Luther King Jr. Transit Center

On May 8, 2011 Metro and Compton City Officials opened the new Martin Luther King Jr. Transit Center adjacent to the Metro Blue Line Compton Station. The new transit center has eight new bus bays and allows easy and safe access to the rail station. Metro Bus lines 51, 125, 127 and 128 all stop at this facility. Metro Bus Line 60 stops in the early morning hours when the Metro Blue Line is not in service.

Neighborhood and destinations


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

External links

  • Metro website
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