Hamilton (NJT station)

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Hamilton
Hamilton train stationnjfullview.jpg
Station statistics
Address 600 Sloan Avenue
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Coordinates 40°15′19.08″N 74°42′13.84″W / 40.2553000°N 74.7038444°W / 40.2553000; -74.7038444Coordinates: 40°15′19.08″N 74°42′13.84″W / 40.2553000°N 74.7038444°W / 40.2553000; -74.7038444
Line(s)
Connections NJT Bus NJT Bus: 606 and 608
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 4
Parking 2066 space garage, 750 space surface overflow lot
Bicycle facilities Bike Lockers
Other information
Opened 1999
Electrified Yes
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Fare zone 20
Traffic
Passengers (2012) 5,019 (average weekday)[1]
Services
Preceding station   NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Rail   Following station
Terminus
Northeast Corridor Line

Hamilton is a New Jersey Transit station on the Northeast Corridor Line, in Hamilton Township, Mercer County, New Jersey, United States. Also at this station is the NJ Transit Hamilton Township bus garage. The station is at 600 Sloan Avenue, Hamilton, NJ 08619-2103, right off Exit 65 of Interstate 295.

Hamilton Transit Center opened February 16, 1999 as an intermodal complex off the aforementioned I-295.[2] It is next to a former American Standard factory that was recently redeveloped into an office building.

Local trains take 60 to 75 minutes to cover the 54.4 miles from Hamilton to New York Penn Station. Peak express trains make the trip in about an hour, while off peak express trains take an hour and fifteen minutes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS". New Jersey Transit. December 27, 2012. Archived from the original on December 27, 2012. Retrieved December 27, 2012. 
  2. ^ Peterson, Iver (April 18, 1992). "Trenton Sees Proposed Train Station Stealing Its Business". The New York Times (New York, New York: TimeWarner). Retrieved 6 December 2009. 

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