Ohlone/Chynoweth station

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Ohlone/Chynoweth
BSicon LOGO SCvta.svg
VTA light rail station
VTA train arriving at Ohlone-Chynoweth station.jpg
Ohlone/Chynoweth Station platforms, May 2021
LocationSanta Teresa Boulevard at Highway 87
San Jose, California
Coordinates 37°15′28″N121°51′36″W / 37.257702°N 121.859976°W / 37.257702; -121.859976 Coordinates: 37°15′28″N121°51′36″W / 37.257702°N 121.859976°W / 37.257702; -121.859976
Owned by VTA
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsAiga bus trans.svg VTA Bus: 64A, 83, Express 102
Construction
Parking549 spaces
Disabled accessYes
History
OpenedApril 25, 1991 [1]
Services
Preceding station BSicon LOGO SCvta.svg VTA Light Rail Following station
Branham
toward Baypointe
Blue Line Blossom Hill
toward Santa Teresa
Terminus Ohlone/Chynoweth–Almaden
(former, 1991-2019)
Oakridge
toward Almaden
Location
Ohlone/Chynoweth station

Ohlone/Chynoweth is a light rail station on the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) light rail system. The station is served by the system's Blue Line.

Contents

Until the end of 2019, it served as the terminus of the little-used, stub Ohlone/Chynoweth–Almaden line, popularly known as the Almaden Shuttle. It was part of the original Guadalupe Line, the first segment of light rail from Santa Teresa to Tasman. The shuttle was replaced by the 64a bus line.

The bus bays at Ohlone/Chynoweth station. Line 64a and 83 stop here. Line 102 is at a separate stop adjacent to the northbound light rail platform VTA 64a bus at Ohlone-Chynoweth station.jpg
The bus bays at Ohlone/Chynoweth station. Line 64a and 83 stop here. Line 102 is at a separate stop adjacent to the northbound light rail platform

Location

Ohlone/Chynoweth station is located near the intersection of State Route 87 and State Route 85 in southern San Jose, California. Nearby Gunderson High School is served by this station. Ohlone/Chynoweth is very close to the Westfield Oakridge shopping mall.

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References

  1. "VTA Facts: Light Rail System" (PDF). Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. November 30, 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 20, 2009. Retrieved January 10, 2020.