Centralia, Illinois (Amtrak station)

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Centralia (Illinois)
Amtrak inter-city rail station
Amtrak Centralia, IL Station.jpg
Centralia Depot
Location 108 East Broadway
Centralia, Illinois 62801[1]
 United States
Coordinates 38°31′39″N 89°08′10″W / 38.5274°N 89.1361°W / 38.5274; -89.1361Coordinates: 38°31′39″N 89°08′10″W / 38.5274°N 89.1361°W / 38.5274; -89.1361
Owned by City of Centralia
Line(s)
  Illini
  Saluki
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code CEN
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 26,674[2]Decrease 3.4%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward New Orleans
City of New Orleans
toward Chicago
toward Carbondale
Illini and Saluki
  Former services  
Illinois Central
toward New Orleans
Main Line
toward Freeport
Freeport – Centralia Terminus
Location
Location of the Centralia, IL Amtrak Station
Location of the Centralia, IL Amtrak Station
Location Centralia Station within Illinois

The Centralia, Illinois Amtrak station is a train station in Centralia, Illinois, United States served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. The station existed as little more than a sheltered platform until an unstaffed waiting area was built in 2003. The new $100,611 station was funded by the city, the Centralia Foundation, the Centralia Area Development Association and the Great American Stations Foundation.[3] The station is served by Amtrak's Illini and Saluki, and is a flag stop on the Chicago to New Orleans, Louisiana City of New Orleans train.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Centralia, IL (CEN)". amtrak.com. Amtrak. Retrieved 12 Jan 2014. 
  2. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2014, State of Illinois" (PDF). amtrak.com. Amtrak. November 2014. Retrieved 24 February 2015. 
  3. ^ "Great American Stations: Centralia, IL (CEN)". greatamericanstations.com. Amtrak. Retrieved 12 Jan 2014. 

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