Charleston, South Carolina (Amtrak station)
|Address||4565 Gaynor Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29405
|Platforms||1 side platform|
|Passengers (2012)||84,956 4.7%|
The Charleston Amtrak station is a train station located in North Charleston, South Carolina, United States served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. The North Charleston station was originally built by the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad in 1956, after a fire destroyed Charleston Union Station in 1947.
The station is planned to be replaced by a new intermodal station, the North Charleston Intermodal Transportation Center, located west of the current facility, near the Charleston International Airport. Construction began in September 2007, and the project has received seven million US dollars in funding.
- "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2012, State of South Carolina" (PDF). Amtrak. December 2012. Retrieved 27 December 2012.
- "North Charleston Intermodal Station Gains Funding". Great American Stations (Amtrak). Retrieved 16 October 2010.