Hayward (Amtrak station)

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Hayward
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Station platform, looking north.
Station statistics
Address 22555 Meekland Avenue
Hayward, CA 94541
Coordinates 37°39′58″N 122°05′57″W / 37.6660°N 122.0993°W / 37.6660; -122.0993Coordinates: 37°39′58″N 122°05′57″W / 37.6660°N 122.0993°W / 37.6660; -122.0993
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Yes
Other information
Opened May 29, 1997
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code HAY
Owned by City of Hayward
Traffic
Passengers (2012) 35,342[1] Increase 15.49% (Amtrak)
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward San Jose
Capitol Corridor
toward Auburn
Location
Location of the Hayward Amtrak Station.
Location of the Hayward Amtrak Station.
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Location within California

The Hayward Amtrak station is a train station in Hayward, California, United States served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. Currently the only route that stops at this station is Amtrak California's Capitol Corridor; the Coast Starlight (trains 11 and 14) passes this station but does not stop. Service at Hayward began on May 29, 1997.[2]

Current service[edit]

The Capitol Corridor stops in Hayward 14 times daily, with seven trains in each direction.

Of the 74 California stations served by Amtrak, Hayward was the 42nd-busiest in FY2012, boarding or detraining an average of about 97 passengers daily.[1]

Platforms and tracks[edit]

East track Capitol Corridor toward Auburn (Oakland Coliseum)
Capitol Corridor toward San Jose (Fremont)
West track Coast Starlight No stops

Nearby transportation[edit]

Nearby destinations[edit]

The station is located in Downtown Hayward, which contains:

Transfer service[edit]

AC Transit (Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District)
Route(s): 37, 83, 85, 93, stop at or nearby
Mostly 1/2 hourly with some hourly headway service.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2012, State of California" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2012. Retrieved 2013-05-11. 
  2. ^ National Association of Railroad Passengers (May 30, 1997). "Hotline #984". Retrieved 2012-07-31. 

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