Purcell (Amtrak station)

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Purcell
Station statistics
Address East Main Street and North Santa Fe Avenue
Purcell, OK 73080
Coordinates 35°00′43″N 97°21′26″W / 35.0120°N 97.3573°W / 35.0120; -97.3573Coordinates: 35°00′43″N 97°21′26″W / 35.0120°N 97.3573°W / 35.0120; -97.3573
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Other information
Opened 2001
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code PUR
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 2,431[1] Increase 14%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Fort Worth
Heartland Flyer
  Former services  
Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe
toward Newton
Newton – Purcell Terminus
Terminus Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railway
Main Line
toward Galveston
toward Chickasha
Chickasha – Purcell Terminus

The Purcell Amtrak station is a train station in Purcell, Oklahoma, United States served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. This is the second station in this location to serve Amtrak. The original Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad depot was torn down in the 1990s; its last service was the Lone Star, discontinued in 1979.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of Oklahoma" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Purcell, OK (PUR)". Great American Stations. Retrieved 18 November 2011. 

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