Gainesville, Texas (Amtrak station)

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Gainesville, Texas
Gainesville, TX train station.jpg
Station statistics
Address 605 East California Street
Gainesville, TX 76240
Coordinates 33°37′30″N 97°08′27″W / 33.625°N 97.1407°W / 33.625; -97.1407
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Parking Yes
Other information
Opened 1902
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code GLE
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 6,476[1] Decrease 20%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
Terminus
Heartland Flyer
  Former services  
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe
toward Purcell
Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railway
Main Line
toward Galveston
Santa Fe Passenger Depot at Gainesville
Gainesville, Texas (Amtrak station) is located in Texas
Gainesville, Texas (Amtrak station)
Location Gainesville, Texas, USA
Coordinates 33°37′30″N 97°08′27″W / 33.625°N 97.1407°W / 33.625; -97.1407Coordinates: 33°37′30″N 97°08′27″W / 33.625°N 97.1407°W / 33.625; -97.1407
Built 1902
Architect C.W. Felt
NRHP Reference # 83003757
Added to NRHP 1983

The Gainesville Amtrak station is a train station in Gainesville, Texas, United States served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system.

The station, called the Historic Santa Fe Depot in Gainesville, was originally built as an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Depot, and has a museum located on the first floor. Upstairs are city offices and a replica of a Harvey House overnight stay quarters.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of Texas" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013. 

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