|Services IRT Third Avenue Line|
Opened 30 December 1878
Platforms in use 4
|Closed May 12, 1955; 61 years ago (May 12, 1955)|
Next north 116th Street (Local) 125th Street (Express)
Next south 99th Street (Local) 42nd Street (Express)
Similar New York City Police Museum, Bryant Park, Marcus Garvey Park, William Tecumseh Sherman, Kappo Masa Restaurant
106th Street was an express station on the IRT Third Avenue Line in New York City. The station was opened on December 30, 1878, and had two levels. The lower level had two tracks and two side platforms and served local trains. The upper level had one track and two side platforms over the local tracks on the lower level and served express trains. It was built as part of the Dual Contracts. This station closed on May 12, 1955, with the ending of all service on the Third Avenue El south of 149th Street.