Civic Center station (VTA)

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Civic Center
Santa Clara VTA
VTA light rail station
Civic Center VTA 1636 03.JPG
A train waits at Civic Center Station
Location1st Street and Mission Street
San Jose, California
Coordinates37°21′04″N 121°54′06″W / 37.351230°N 121.901750°W / 37.351230; -121.901750Coordinates: 37°21′04″N 121°54′06″W / 37.351230°N 121.901750°W / 37.351230; -121.901750
Owned byVTA
Platforms1 island platform
ConnectionsBus Routes 12, 61, 62, 66, 180, 181
Disabled accessYes
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO SCvta.svg VTA Light Rail   Following station
toward Alum Rock
Alum Rock–Santa Teresa
toward Santa Teresa
Mountain View–Winchester
toward Winchester
Civic Center is located in San Jose, California
Civic Center
Civic Center
Location in San Jose
Civic Center is located in California
Civic Center
Civic Center
Location in California
Civic Center is located in the United States
Civic Center
Civic Center
Location in United States

Civic Center is a light rail station operated by Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. The station is located in San Jose, California, on 1st Street just north of Mission Street. Civic Center is served by both the Alum Rock–Santa Teresa and Mountain View–Winchester light rail lines.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Northbound toward Mountain View (Gish)
toward Alum Rock (Gish)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound toward Winchester (Japantown/Ayer)
toward Santa Teresa (Japantown/Ayer)

Transit connections[edit]

This station is served by the following VTA bus routes:

  • VTA bus route 12
  • VTA bus route 36
  • VTA bus route 62
  • VTA bus route 66
  • VTA express bus route 180
  • VTA express bus route 181

San Joaquin Regional Transit District (SMART) line 177 brings in commuters from Tracy/Naglee P&R, Manteca, and Stockton with intermediate stops in Santa Clara/Great America LR station and Milpitas.[1]


  1. ^ "San Joaquin RTD 177". Transit Unlimited Wiki. April 1, 2011.[unreliable source?]

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