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Vernon (Los Angeles Metro station)

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Vernon (Los Angeles Metro station)

Vernon station.
Location 4421 Long Beach Avenue
Owned by Metro
Line(s)  Blue Line 
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Parking none
Bicycle facilities none
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status in service
Opened July 14, 1990
Preceding station   Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line

Vernon is an at-grade light rail station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line. [1]

It has an island platform in the center media of Long Beach Avenue near the intersection of Vernon Avenue in the city of Los Angeles near the border with Vernon.

Prior to the construction of the Blue Line, Vernon Avenue was an important junction on the lines of the Pacific Electric Railway. All lines from the Southern District, including the Long Beach, Watts, Whittier and San Pedro lines, stopped at Vernon Avenue, which was also a crossing with the Los Angeles Railway's V line.[2]


  • 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 (Slauson)
Northbound  Blue Line toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Washington)


Metro Rail service

Blue Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 a.m. until 12:45 a.m. daily.[3]

Bus connections

Neighborhood and destinations


  1. ^ "Blue Line station information" (PDF). 
  2. ^ "Pacific Electric Watts Line". Eagle Rock Historical Association. 
  3. ^ "Blue Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10. 

External links

  • Metro website
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