L'Enfant Plaza station
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L'Enfant Plaza is an intermodal transit station complex located at L'Enfant Plaza in the Southwest Federal Center neighborhood of Washington, D.C. It consists of an underground Washington Metro rapid transit station and an elevated Virginia Railway Express commuter rail station.
|Location||600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C.|
|Owned by||Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority|
|Line(s)||RF&P Subdivision (VRE station)|
|Platforms||2 side platforms (upper level)|
1 island platform (lower level)
1 side platform (VRE)
|Tracks||Metro: 4 (2 upper level, 2 lower level)|
RF&P Subdivision: 3
|Connections|| Metrobus: 33, 52, 70, 74, A9, P6, S2, V1|
DC Circulator: Eastern Market–L'Enfant Plaza
MTA Maryland Commuter Bus
Loudoun County Transit
Ride Smart Northern Shenandoah Valley
|Bicycle facilities||Capital Bikeshare|
|Station code||F03 (Metro upper level)|
D03 (Metro lower level)
|Fare zone||Zone 1 (VRE)|
|Opened||July 1, 1977 (Metro)|
June 22, 1992 (VRE)
|2022||4,939 daily (Metro)|
The Metro station, which opened on July 1, 1977, is one of three major interchange stations on the Metro system. It serves five of the six Metro lines: the Green Line and Yellow Line with two side platforms on the upper level; and the Blue Line, Orange Line, and Silver Line with one island platform on the lower level.
The VRE station, which has a single side platform serving the northernmost of the three tracks of the RF&P Subdivision, is served by the Manassas Line and Fredericksburg Line.