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Slauson (Los Angeles Metro Blue Line station)

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Slauson (Los Angeles Metro Blue Line station)

An entrance to the elevated Slauson Station
Location 1700 Slauson Avenue
Owned by Metro
Line(s)  Blue Line 
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Parking none
Bicycle facilities 4 bike rack spaces
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status in service
Opened July 14, 1990
Preceding station   Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line

Slauson is an elevated light rail station on the Los Angeles County Metro Metro Blue Line. [1] The Slauson/I-110 Station of the Metro Silver Line is located around 3 miles west of the station. Passengers may use the westbound Metro Local lines 108 or 358 and get off at Slauson Avenue and Broadway to connect to the Silver Line.

It consists of one island platform on the elevated Blue Line right-of-way over Slauson Avenue in the unincorporated community of Florence.

The Slauson station was built on the site of a major junction of the Pacific Electric Railway's Southern Division, where the Whittier, Fullerton and La Habra lines split off from the Watts, Long Beach, San Pedro and Balboa lines. This was called Slauson Junction.Slauson was considered the most dangerous street in Los Angeles.


  • Station layout 1
  • Service 2
    • Metro Rail service 2.1
    • Bus connections 2.2
  • Neighborhood and destinations 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Station layout

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


Metro Rail service

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

Bus connections

Neighborhood and destinations

  • Agustus F. Hawkins Natural Park


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

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Metro website
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