Durham, North Carolina (Amtrak station)

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Durham
Durham Amtrak Station.jpg
Station statistics
Address 601 West Main Street, Suite 103
Durham, NC
Coordinates 35°59′53″N 78°54′22″W / 35.998094°N 78.90606°W / 35.998094; -78.90606Coordinates: 35°59′53″N 78°54′22″W / 35.998094°N 78.90606°W / 35.998094; -78.90606
Line(s)
Connections DATA
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Parking Yes; free
Baggage check Yes
Other information
Opened 2009 (Amtrak)
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code DNC
Owned by City of Durham
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 83,232[1] Increase 5%
Services
Bikes on Boardavailable for Piedmont
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Charlotte
Carolinian
Piedmont
toward Raleigh

The Durham Amtrak Station, located in Durham, North Carolina is served by two passenger trains, the Carolinian and Piedmont. The street address is 601 West Main Street and is located in West Village in downtown Durham. The station is open from 6:30am to 9:00pm daily. There is free, unattended parking at the station.

The station is located in the Walker Warehouse building of the former Liggett and Myers complex. It opened on July 8, 2009.[2]

Routes[edit]

Bus Connections[edit]

(At Durham Station Transportation Center)

DATA: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 16
Triangle Transit: 400, 405, 700, DRX.

View of Durham Station with the former L&M Factory in the background.
Durham Amtrak station seen from above.


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of North Carolina" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013. 
  2. ^ News & Observer 7/9/2009

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