|Location||4720 Minnesota Avenue, NE, Washington, D.C.|
|Owned by||Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority|
|Platforms||1 island platform|
|Connections|| Metrobus: R12, U7, V14, W4 |
Anacostia Riverwalk Trail
|Bicycle facilities||Capital Bikeshare, 8 racks and 4 lockers|
|Opened||November 20, 1978|
Deanwood is an island-platformed Washington Metro station in the Deanwood neighborhood of Northeast Washington, D.C., 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 final station in the District of Columbia going east. The station is located at Minnesota Avenue and 48th Street Northeast. It is architecturally similar to its sister station, Minnesota Avenue.
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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 Cheverly, Landover, Minnesota Avenue, and New Carrollton stations.
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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|Track 5||Landover Subdivision|
|Track 4||Landover Subdivision|
|Westbound||← toward Vienna/Fairfax–GMU (Minnesota Avenue)|
|Eastbound||toward New Carrollton (Cheverly) →|
|Track 3||Alexandria Extension|
|G||Street level||Exit/entrance, buses, parking|
|M||Mezzanine||Fare control, ticket machines, station agent|
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Source: "Deanwood station", Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, (2023, February 17th), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deanwood_station.
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Foggy Bottom–GWU station
Orange Line (Washington Metro)
Federal Triangle station
Eastern Market station
Potomac Avenue station
Morgan Boulevard station
Minnesota Avenue station
New Carrollton station
Kenilworth Avenue Line
Sheriff Road–Capitol Heights Line
Langley Park–Cheverly Line
Chillum Road Line
Ardwick Industrial Park Shuttle Line
Cheverly–Washington Business Park Line
- ^ "Rail Ridership Data Viewer". WMATA. Retrieved February 17, 2023.
- ^ 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 28, 2018.
- ^ 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 Deanwood (WMATA station) at Wikimedia Commons
- The Schumin Web Transit Center: Deanwood Station
- Minnesota Avenue entrance from Google Maps Street View
- Polk Street entrance from Google Maps Street View
Coordinates: 38°54′28.8″N 76°56′7.5″W / 38.908000°N 76.935417°W
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