Riverside (Metro-North station)

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North side of the station, from Riverside Ave. bridge
Location 1 Riverside Avenue,
Riverside, CT 06878
Coordinates 41°01′58″N 73°35′39″W / 41.032735°N 73.594215°W / 41.032735; -73.594215Coordinates: 41°01′58″N 73°35′39″W / 41.032735°N 73.594215°W / 41.032735; -73.594215
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 4
Parking 324 spaces
Other information
Fare zone 15
Electrified 12,500V (AC) overhead catenary
Passengers (2006) 195,000[1]Steady 0%
Preceding station   MTA NYC logo.svg Metro-North Railroad   Following station
New Haven Line

The Riverside Metro-North Railroad station serves the residents of the Riverside area of Greenwich, Connecticut via the New Haven Line.

The station is 30.2 miles from Grand Central Terminal. The station has 324 parking spaces, 307 owned by the state.[2] The pedestrian bridge over the tracks has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1977.

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 Stamford

This station has two high-level side platforms each six cars long. The northern platform, adjacent to Track 3, is generally used by westbound trains. The southern platform, adjacent to Track 4, is generally used by eastbound trains.

The New Haven Line has four tracks at this location. The two inner tracks, not adjacent to either platform, are used only by express trains.

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