|SFRTA Tri-Rail commuter rail station|
|Location||480 Ali Baba Avenue |
|Line(s)||South Florida Rail Corridor|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Connections||Metrobus: 32, 135|
|Opened||1927 (Seaboard Air Line)|
March 15, 1996 (Tri-Rail)
Opa-locka Seaboard Air Line Railway Station
|Area||1.5 acres (0.61 ha)|
|Architect||Bernhardt E. Muller|
|Architectural style||Moorish Revival architecture|
|NRHP reference No.||87000998|
|Added to NRHP||June 25, 1987|
Opa-locka station is a Tri-Rail commuter rail station in Opa-locka, Florida. Parking is available at this station, which is located near the intersection of Ali Baba Avenue and Sharazad Boulevard. The current station opened for service in 1996 directly adjacent to the former Opa-locka Seaboard Air Line Railway Station.
The Seaboard Air Line Railroad depot in is located at 490 Ali Baba Avenue. Constructed in 1927, the station house is typical of the Moorish Revival architecture prevalent throughout the city of Opa-locka. On June 25, 1987, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
This property is part of the Opa-locka Thematic Resource Area, a multiple-property submission to the National Register.
|M||Mezzanine||Crossover between platforms|
|Street level||Entrance/exit, buses, parking|
|Track 1||← Tri-Rail toward Miami Airport (Metrorail Transfer) |
← Silver Service does not stop here
|Track 2||Tri-Rail toward Mangonia Park (Golden Glades) → |
Silver Service does not stop here →
View from the parking lot
View of the overpass
View of the old station from the current station
View of the Tri-Rail platforms
North view of the old station
West view of the old station
South view of the old station
East view of the old station
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
- Rothermel, Virginia S.; Zimny, Michael (August 13, 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory - Nomination Form: Opa-Locka Railroad Station". National Archives Catalog. National Archives and Records Administration. Retrieved January 10, 2021.
- South Florida Regional Transportation Authority - Opa-locka station
- Station from Google Maps Street View
- Dade County listings at National Register of Historic Places
- Opa-locka railroad station at Florida's Office of Cultural and Historical Programs