Central West End station

Central West End is a St. Louis MetroLink station, located in the Central West End just southeast of the intersection of Euclid Avenue and Children's Place. This station services the Washington University Medical Center, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis Children's Hospital, and St. Louis University High (by crossing the pedestrian bridge that spans the highway). Central West End is the most traveled station in the Metrolink system.

Central West End
MetroLink light rail station
Location410 South Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63110
Coordinates38.635954°N 90.262288°W / 38.635954; -90.262288
Owned byBi-State Development Agency
Operated byMetro Transit
PlatformsIsland platform
Connections MetroBus: 1, 08,10, 13, 18, 42, 57X, 59, 80, 95 ,58X ,410X
Structure typeAt-grade
Bicycle facilitiesyes
Disabled accessYes
OpenedJuly 31, 1993[1]
20076,232 daily 0%
Preceding station MetroLink Following station
Forest Park–DeBaliviere Red Line Cortex
Forest Park–DeBaliviere Blue Line Cortex

Station layout

Bus connections at this station are located in the new West End Metrobus Center, adjacent to the platform and is accessible via lighted walkway at the east end of the platform. The MetroBus Center is located on the ground level of the Barnes-Jewish staff parking garage. All bus routes that serve the Central West End Transit Center, which is accessible on a lighted path from the east end of the platform.

G Street level Exit/entrance and buses
Platform level
Westbound      Blue Line toward Shrewsbury – Lansdowne (Forest Park–DeBaliviere)
     Red Line toward Lambert Airport (Forest Park–DeBaliviere)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound      Red Line toward Shiloh – Scott (Cortex)
     Blue Line toward Fairview Heights (Cortex)


  1. Lindecke, Fred W. (August 1, 1993). "Area Riders Throng to Try MetroLink". The St. Louis Post-Dispatch. pp. 1A, 6A. Retrieved April 15, 2021 via Newspapers.com.