Prince George's Plaza station

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Prince George's Plaza
WMATA Metro Logo.svg WMATA Green.svg WMATA Yellow.svg rapid transit station
Prince Georges Plaza Station.jpg
Location3575 East-West Highway
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Owned byWashington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus transport Metrobus: 86, C4, F4, F6, F8, R4
Bus transport TheBus: 13, 14, 18
Bus transport Shuttle-UM: 113
Construction
Structure typeunderground (open-cut)
Parking1,068 spaces
Bicycle facilities40 racks, 24 lockers
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeE08
History
OpenedDecember 11, 1993; 25 years ago (December 11, 1993)
Traffic
Passengers (2016)4,374 daily [1]Decrease 13.57%
Services
Preceding station WMATA Metro Logo.svg Washington Metro Following station
West Hyattsville Green Line College Park–University of Maryland
toward Greenbelt
West Hyattsville
toward Huntington
Yellow Line

Prince George's Plaza is a Washington Metro station in Hyattsville, Maryland, on the Green Line and Yellow Line.

The station is located in a commercial area of Hyattsville near The Mall at Prince Georges, which, prior to receiving its current name in November 2004, was called Prince George's Plaza, at East-West Highway (Maryland Route 410) and Belcrest Road. Service began on December 11, 1993.

History[edit]

On May 20, 2019, Metro announced that Yellow Line trains will be re-extended from Mount Vernon Square and Fort Totten to Greenbelt at all service hours beginning May 25, 2019.[2]


Notable places nearby[edit]

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit/entrance, parking garage
M Mezzanine One-way faregates, ticket machines, station agent
P
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound. WMATA Green.svg toward Branch Avenue (West Hyattsville)
WMATA Yellow.svg toward Huntington (West Hyattsville)
Northbound WMATA Green.svgWMATA Yellow.svg toward Greenbelt (College Park–University of Maryland)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Metrorail Average Weekday Passenger Boardings" (PDF). WMATA. Retrieved April 26, 2017.
  2. ^ "Metro to extend Yellow Line service to Greenbelt beginning May 25" (Press release). WMATA. May 20, 2019. Retrieved May 21, 2019.

External links[edit]

Media related to Prince George's Plaza (WMATA station) at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 38°57′55″N 76°57′22″W / 38.965248°N 76.955988°W / 38.965248; -76.955988