Benson (Amtrak station)

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Benson station.jpg
A replica of the former Benson Southern Pacific Railroad station
Location 105 East 4th Street
Benson, AZ 85602
Coordinates 31°58′07″N 110°17′50″W / 31.96852°N 110.29732°W / 31.96852; -110.29732Coordinates: 31°58′07″N 110°17′50″W / 31.96852°N 110.29732°W / 31.96852; -110.29732
Owned by City of Benson
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Station code BEN
Passengers (2013) 1,833[1]Increase 34%
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Los Angeles
Sunset Limited
toward New Orleans
Texas Eagle
toward Chicago

The Benson, Arizona (Amtrak Station) (BEN) is located at 105 East 4th Street in Benson, Arizona, USA.

Benson is a flag stop on the Sunset Limited, combined with the Texas Eagle as it passes through Benson 3 days a week: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday westbound; Monday, Thursday and Saturday eastbound.[2] As of January 2008 there are no facilities for Amtrak passengers other than a metal shelter. The nearby Southern Pacific Railroad Depot replica has been used as a tourist information center.[3]


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