Beach 36th Street, sometimes referred as Beach 36th Street – Edgemere, is a station on the IND Rockaway Line of the New York City Subway. It is served by the A train at all times. The layout of the station is similar to Beach 44th Street, having no closed exits, and with the full time fare control in the middle of the platforms.
Beach 36th Street – Edgemere station, was originally built as a Long Island Rail Road station and a trolley stop of the Ocean Electric Railway, which was elevated and relocated 600 feet east of its former location in August 1940. The elevated station was opened on April 10, 1942 but closed on October 3, 1955 along with other stations along the Far Rockaway Branch west of Far Rockaway (LIRR station), and converted into a subway station for the IND Rockaway Line on June 28, 1956.