Rippon (VRE station)

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Rippon
VREX commuter rail station
Rippon VRE Station Bridge.JPG
The footbridge over the tracks at Rippon VRE station from the parking lot.
Station statistics
Address 15511 Farm Creek Drive
Woodbridge, VA
Coordinates 38°36′44″N 77°15′14″W / 38.612302°N 77.253907°W / 38.612302; -77.253907Coordinates: 38°36′44″N 77°15′14″W / 38.612302°N 77.253907°W / 38.612302; -77.253907
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Parking 676 Free spaces
Other information
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code RIP
Fare zone 5
Services
Ticket Vending Machines
Preceding station   Virginia Railway Express   Following station
Fredericksburg Line

The Rippon (VRE station) is a Virginia Railway Express station located at 15511 Farm Creek Drive in Woodbridge, Virginia. The station, one of two VRE stations in Woodbridge, is located at a southerly dead end, and is named for the closest and last intersection with Farm Creek Drive. It serves the Fredericksburg Line and shares the right-of-way with Amtrak's Northeast Regional, Silver Meteor, Silver Star, Palmetto, Auto Train, and Carolinian trains; however, no Amtrak trains stop here. Rippon station is located along the west side of the Featherstone National Wildlife Refuge.

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