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Summary

As work on the Expo Line continues, Culver City and La Cienega/Jefferson Stations will be closed due to maintenance work in preparation for the opening of Expo Phase II in 2016. Starting Saturday, October 31st, at 9pm until Sunday, November 1st, at 2am, these two stations will be closed.

In place of train service, bus shuttles will be available to transport riders between Culver City and Expo/La Brea Stations. Normal train service will continue to run between Expo/La Brea and 7th St/Metro Ctr in downtown Los Angeles.

Essentials

DATES: Saturday October 31st, 9pm through Sunday, November 1st, 2am

WHAT: Culver City and La Cienega/Jefferson Stations will be closed


The Metro Expo Line connects the Westside by rail to Downtown LA, Hollywood, the South Bay, Long Beach, Pasadena and dozens of points in between. With 10 new stations serving USC, Expo Park, and diverse LA neighborhoods such as Culver City, the Crenshaw District and Downtown LA, the Metro Rail system will expand to 80 stations and over 87 miles of rail to destinations across LA County.

Metro Expo Line features include:

  • 8.6 miles long
  • Directly connects to the existing 70-station Metro Rail system
  • Estimated ride time between Downtown LA and Culver City: less than 30 minutes
  • Ten new stations, three of which are aerial
  • New public artworks at stations
  • 5.9 miles of new bike lanes
  • Start of construction: 2006
  • Grand opening: April 28, 2012
  • Powered electrically with overhead catenary wires

Connecting Bus/Rail Service

The Expo Line expands the Metro Rail system to 80 stations across LA County. Connections to Metro bus and Metro Rail provide service to Hollywood, Koreatown, Pasadena, Long Beach, LAX (via a connecting free shuttle) and more.

Use the Trip Planner to find the best route. You can view the Metro Expo Line timetable (PDF format) online as well.

7th St/Metro Center

  • Metro Rail: Red/Purple Lines, Blue Line
  • Metro Bus: 14, 20, 37, 51/52/352, 60, 66, 70, 71, 76, 78/79/378, 81, 96, 450, 460, 487/489, 760, 770, Silver Line
  • Destinations: FIDM, LA Central Library, Macy’s Plaza, The Standard

Pico

  • Metro Rail: Blue Line
  • Metro Bus: 30, 81, 330, 442, 460, Silver Line
  • Destinations: LA Convention Center, L.A. LIVE, STAPLES Center

23rd Street

  • Metro Rail: Blue Line
  • Metro Bus: 37, 38, 55/355, 81, 442, 450, 460, 603, Silver Line
  • Destinations: LA Trade Technical College, Mount St. Mary’s College

Jefferson/USC

  • Metro Bus: 38, 81, 102, 200, 442
  • Destinations: Flagship Theatres University Village 3, Galen Center, USC

Expo Park/USC

  • Metro Bus: 81, 102, 200, 442, 460, 550, Silver Line
  • Destinations: California African American Museum, California Science Center, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, USC

Expo/Vermont

  • Metro Bus: 102, 204, 550, 754
  • Destinations: Los Angeles Swimming Stadium, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, USC

Expo/Western

  • Metro Bus: 102, 207, 757
  • Destinations: James A. Foshay Learning Center, Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center

Expo/Crenshaw

  • Metro Bus: 210, 710, 740
  • Destinations: The Kobbler King, Lula Washington Dance Theatre

Farmdale

  • Metro Bus: 38
  • Destinations: Dorsey High School, Rancho Cienega Sports Complex

Expo/La Brea

  • Metro Bus: 38, 212/312
  • Destinations: Rancho Cienega Sports Complex

La Cienega/Jefferson

  • Metro Bus: 38, 105, 217, 705
  • Destinations: Target, West LA College

Culver City

  • Metro Bus: 33, 220, 534, 733
  • Destinations: Father’s Office, Pacific Theatres Culver Stadium 12, Royal/T Café

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This week in Metro
Posted by Steve Hymon on May 28, 2016 6:57 am
Back in days of yore — eight days ago — when we were only running test trains to Santa Monica. Photo by Steve Hymon/Metro. We provided some tips for commuters planning to use the Expo ...
Groundbreaking held for new rail yard near LAX
Posted by Paul Gonzales on May 27, 2016 12:06 pm
  The event was held Friday morning. The facility near LAX will store light rail vehicles used on the Crenshaw/LAX Line and the Green Line.  The news release from Metro: The Los Angeles ...
What it takes to get a new rail car ready for service
Posted by Anna Chen on May 27, 2016 10:26 am
As most Gold and Expo Line riders know, trains have been rather crowded lately. In the past three months, new rail extensions have opened to Azusa and Santa Monica, bringing more riders on board. ...
More pics: Expo Line grand opening
Posted by Steve Hymon on May 24, 2016 3:33 pm
Some more pics from Expo II’s opening last weekend from Metro staffers Candace Wakefield and Peter Watkinson. Bon appetit!
Expo Line ridership numbers from Monday’s commute
Posted by Steve Hymon on May 24, 2016 3:05 pm
There were 12,058 new TAP entries at the Expo Line’s seven new stations on Monday, according to Metro. Metro is still evaluating Expo’s ridership data and we’ll have more soon, ...
How We Roll, May 24: three reviews of the Expo extension
Posted by Steve Hymon on May 24, 2016 10:29 am
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Open thread: how’s your commute going on the Expo Line?
Posted by Steve Hymon on May 23, 2016 9:03 am
Boarding a Santa Monica bound Expo Line train at 7th/Metro about 7:50 a.m. The crowd on the train as we rolled into Culver City Station. The Culver City parking lot at 8:22 a.m. Monday. The Big Blue ...
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