|Location||5501 Columbia Park Road, Cheverly, Maryland|
|Owned by||Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Connections|| Metrobus: F1, F2, F8, F12, F13|
TheBus: 18, 23
|Bicycle facilities||34 racks|
|Opened||November 20, 1978|
Cheverly is a side-platformed Washington Metro station in Cheverly, Maryland, United States. The station was opened on November 20, 1978, and is operated by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). Providing service for the Orange Line, the station is the first station going east in Maryland on the Orange Line. The station is in the residential area of Cheverly at Columbia Park Road near U.S. Route 50. It is a commuter station with 530 parking spaces. In 2021, Cheverly had the lowest average weekly ridership of any Metro station.
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The station opened on November 20, 1978. Its opening coincided with the completion of 7.4 miles (11.9 km) of rail northeast of the Stadium–Armory station and the opening of the Deanwood, Landover, Minnesota Avenue, and New Carrollton stations.
From March 26, 2020, until June 28, 2020, this station was closed due to the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.
In May 2018, Metro announced an extensive renovation of platforms at twenty stations across the system. New Carrollton station was closed from May 28, 2022, through September 5, 2022, as part of the summer platform improvement project, which also affected the Minnesota Avenue, Deanwood, Cheverly, and Landover stations on the Orange Line. Shuttle buses and free parking were provided at the closed stations.
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|M||Mezzanine||Fare control, ticket machines, station agent|
|Westbound||← toward Vienna/Fairfax–GMU (Deanwood)|
|Eastbound||toward New Carrollton (Landover) →|
|Track 5||Landover Subdivision|
|Track 4||Landover Subdivision|
|Track A||Landover Subdivision|
|G||Street level||Exit/entrance, buses, parking|
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Source: "Cheverly station", Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, (2023, February 17th), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheverly_station.
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Blue Line (Washington Metro)
Orange Line (Washington Metro)
Vienna station (Washington Metro)
East Falls Church station
Virginia Square–GMU station
Federal Triangle station
Eisenhower Avenue station
Huntington station (Washington Metro)
Arlington Cemetery station
Federal Center SW station
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Minnesota Avenue station
New Carrollton station
Sheriff Road–Capitol Heights Line
Ardwick Industrial Park Shuttle Line
- ^ "Rail Ridership Data Viewer". WMATA. Retrieved February 17, 2023.
- ^ "Rail Ridership Data Viewer". WMATA. Retrieved July 19, 2022.
- ^ a b Feaver, Douglas B. (November 12, 1978). "Orange Line brings Metro to Beltway". The Washington Post. p. C1.
- ^ a b Eisen, Jack; Feinstein, John (November 18, 1978). "City-County Fanfare Opens Orange Line". The Washington Post. p. D1.
- ^ "Sequence of Metrorail openings" (PDF). Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. 2017. p. 3. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 2, 2018. Retrieved March 27, 2018.
- ^ "Special Covid-19 System Map" (PDF). Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 27, 2020. Retrieved May 24, 2020.
- ^ "Metrorail stations closed due to COVID-19 pandemic". Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. March 23, 2020. Retrieved May 24, 2020.
- ^ "Metro to reopen 15 stations, reallocate bus service to address crowding, starting Sunday | WMATA". www.wmata.com. Retrieved June 22, 2020.
- ^ Siddiqui, Faiz (May 7, 2018). "Metro wants to rebuild 20 station platforms over three years, creating SafeTrack-like disruptions". The Washington Post. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
- ^ "Final phase of Metro's multi-year Platform Improvement Project begins this weekend, closing five Orange Line stations". WMATA. May 23, 2022. Retrieved May 28, 2022.
- Media related to Cheverly (WMATA station) at Wikimedia Commons
- The Schumin Web Transit Center: Cheverly Station
- Station from Google Maps Street View
Coordinates: 38°54′59.6″N 76°55′0.7″W / 38.916556°N 76.916861°W
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