Del Mar station
Del Mar is an at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system. It is located off of Del Mar Boulevard between Raymond Avenue and Arroyo Parkway in Pasadena, California. The station is served by the Gold Line and is situated next to the historic Pasadena Amtrak/Santa Fe Depot building.
Gold Line train at Del Mar station in 2013
|Location||230 S Raymond Avenue|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Parking||610 paid reserved spaces|
|Bicycle facilities||6 bike rack spaces|
20 bike rack spaces (inside monitored bike room)
|Architect||Moule and Polyzoides|
|Opened||c. January 1, 1911|
|Rebuilt||July 26, 2003|
This station features station art called Kinetic Energy, created by artist Ries Niemi. This station has a parking lot with 290 reserved paid parking spaces and an open bike room with 26 bike spaces. As of 2015, the bike room has not been well-maintained, however, and many of the racks are damaged or broken.
It is one of the Gold Line stations near the Rose Parade route on Colorado Boulevard and is heavily used by people coming to see the parade and UCLA Football games at the Rose Bowl. During the 2028 Summer Olympics, the station will serve spectators traveling to and from the Rose Bowl. 
|Platform||Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|Southbound||← Gold Line toward Atlantic (Fillmore)|
|Northbound||→ Gold Line toward APU/Citrus College (Memorial Park) →|
|Side platform, doors will open on the right|
Metro Rail serviceEdit
Gold Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:15 AM daily.
- Station Description Metro Retrieved 2010-05-05.
- Rasmussen, Cecilia (July 13, 2003). "Pasadena's Gold Line Will Travel a History-Laden Route". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 19 January 2016.
- "Weekend Links: Deplorable Gold Line bike locker, distracted beach biking, and a 17-mile non-CicLAvia ciclovía". Retrieved 2016-03-09.
- Riding Metro on New Year's Day Retrieved 2014-09-21.
- "Gold Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10.