Glenside (SEPTA station)

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SEPTA regional rail
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Glenside station
Station statistics
Address 5 West Glenside Avenue (Easton Road & Glenside Avenue)
Glenside, PA 19038
Coordinates 40°06′04″N 075°09′15″W / 40.10111°N 75.15417°W / 40.10111; -75.15417Coordinates: 40°06′04″N 075°09′15″W / 40.10111°N 75.15417°W / 40.10111; -75.15417[1]
Connections City Bus SEPTA City Bus: 22, 77
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking 167 space parking lot
Bicycle facilities 8 racks, 16 spaces
Other information
Electrified 1931
Owned by SEPTA
Fare zone 3
Preceding station   SEPTA.svg SEPTA   Following station
Lansdale/Doylestown Line
toward Doylestown
Warminster Line
toward Warminster

Glenside is a SEPTA Regional Rail station along the SEPTA Main Line, located at the intersection of Easton Road and Glenside Avenue in Glenside, Pennsylvania. It is served by the Warminster Line and the Lansdale/Doylestown Line, both of which split at Carmel Junction immediately west of Glenside station.

Glenside is also well-served by the Airport Line, as the majority of Warminster Line trains run through to and from Philadelphia International Airport. A few Airport Line trains originate or terminate at Glenside, often using the siding at the west end of the inbound platform. In FY 2013, the station had 1064 average weekday boardings and 1197 average weekday alightings.[2]

Outbound platform at Glenside

There is a ticket office and waiting room at Glenside, which is open on weekdays and sells tickets until early afternoon. An espresso bar named Elcy's Cafe has been operating in the station since 2001.


  1. ^ "Glenside Station". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2008-08-16. 
  2. ^ "Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Service Plan". SEPTA. May 2014. Retrieved September 18, 2014. 

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