Milford (Metro-North station)

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Milford
Milford CT RR Station.jpg
The dual-platform railroad station in Milford.
Station statistics
Address 1 Railroad Avenue
Milford, CT 06460
Coordinates 41°13′20″N 73°03′35″W / 41.222350°N 73.059619°W / 41.222350; -73.059619
Line(s)

Metro-North:

ConnDOT:

Connections Local Transit CTTransit New Haven: J
Local Transit Milford Transit: 2, 3, 4, Coastal Link, Milford Commuter Connection - Orange-Milford
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Parking 676 spaces
Other information
Electrified 12,500V (AC) overhead catenary
Fare zone 20 (Metro-North)
Traffic
Passengers (2006) 351,000 Steady 0% (Metro-North)
Services
Preceding station   MTA NYC logo.svg Metro-North Railroad   Following station
New Haven Line
ConnDOT
toward Stamford
Shore Line East
toward New London

The Milford Metro-North Railroad station serves the residents of Milford, Connecticut via the New Haven Line. It is 63.2 miles from Grand Central Terminal and the average travel time from Grand Central is one hour, 32 minutes. The station actually consists of two separate stations on either side of the tracks, typical of such small railroad stations.

The station has 676 parking spaces, 444 of which are owned by the state.[1]

Platform and track configuration[edit]

3 New Haven Line for Grand Central
1 New Haven Line no stop
Northeast Corridor no stop
2 New Haven Line no stop
Northeast Corridor no stop
4 New Haven Line for New Haven – State Street

This station has two high-level side platforms. The northern platform, adjacent to Track 1, is four cars long and generally used by westbound trains. The southern platform, adjacent to Track 4, is 10 cars long and generally used by eastbound trains.

The New Haven Line has three tracks at this location. The inner track, not adjacent to either platform, is used only by express trains.

The station is also served by one eastbound Shore Line East train per weekday.

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External links[edit]

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Coordinates: 41°13′20″N 73°03′35″W / 41.222350°N 73.059619°W / 41.222350; -73.059619