Hinton (Amtrak station)

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Hinton
Hinton West Virginia train station north.JPG
Station statistics
Address Maple Avenue at Second Avenue
Hinton, WV 25951
Coordinates 37°40′29″N 80°53′32″W / 37.67472°N 80.89222°W / 37.67472; -80.89222Coordinates: 37°40′29″N 80°53′32″W / 37.67472°N 80.89222°W / 37.67472; -80.89222
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 3
Other information
Station code HIN
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 8,897[1] Increase 1.8%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Chicago
Cardinal

Hinton is an Amtrak station in Hinton, West Virginia, served by the Cardinal. The station is a former Chesapeake and Ohio Railway depot, and is located in the Hinton Historic District.

Due to a bend in the adjacent New River, eastbound trains actually head southwest when passing the station (and vice versa).

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

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