Devon (SEPTA station)

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SEPTA regional rail
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Devon Station
Station statistics
Address 98 North Devon Boulevard and Lancaster Avenue, Devon, PA 19333 USA
Coordinates 40°02′50″N 75°25′22″W / 40.0472°N 75.4228°W / 40.0472; -75.4228Coordinates: 40°02′50″N 75°25′22″W / 40.0472°N 75.4228°W / 40.0472; -75.4228
Connections SEPTA Suburban Bus: 105
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 4
Parking 166 spaces (daily)
Bicycle facilities 4 racks (8 spaces)
Baggage check None
Other information
Opened 1890
Electrified 1915
Owned by Amtrak[1]
Operator SEPTA
Fare zone 3
Passengers (2011) 508[2] (weekday boardings)
Preceding station   SEPTA.svg SEPTA   Following station
toward Thorndale
Paoli/Thorndale Line
  Former services  
Pennsylvania Railroad
toward Chicago
Main Line
toward Paoli
Paoli Line

Devon Station is a commuter rail station located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia at 98 North Devon Boulevard and Lancaster Avenue in Devon, Pennsylvania.[3] It is served by most Paoli/Thorndale Line trains.

Devon Station was originally built by the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1890,[4] and is currently being restored. The old baggage shelter was demolished in 2004. The station building was repainted in 2005.

The ticket office at this station is open weekdays from 5:50 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. excluding holidays. There are 166 parking spaces available for daily parking at the station.

This station is 16.4 track miles from Philadelphia's Suburban Station. In 2011, the average total weekday boardings at this station was 508, and the average total weekday alightings was 456.[2]


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