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MTA Plans Closure of East Entrance to Lexington Market Metro Station:
Interior and exterior improvements should take about one year
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General Information  

The 15.5-mile, 14 station Metro Subway system operates from the Owings Mills corporate and shopping complex in Baltimore County, through the heart of Downtown Baltimore‚Äôs business, shopping and sightseeing districts to world-renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital.  

 Before riding the Metro Subway, you must first purchase a ticket from a ticket vending machine at the station.  Pass through the turnstile and get onboard.  Listen for your station stop, or refer to the system map in each car.  

Smoking, eating, drinking, and playing radios or audio devices without earphones are not permitted by law on the Metro Subway.
Bicycles are permitted on all MTA Light Rail and Metro Subway service except on crowded trains.  If the train is crowded due to morning or evening rush hour, sporting events or special events, please wait for the next train.