Rydal (SEPTA station)

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Rydal
SEPTA regional rail
Rydal Railroad Station and Post Office.JPG
Rydal Station
Station statistics
Address Susquehanna Road & Washington Lane
Abington Twp., PA, 19006
Coordinates 40°06′27″N 75°06′39″W / 40.1075°N 75.1107°W / 40.1075; -75.1107Coordinates: 40°06′27″N 75°06′39″W / 40.1075°N 75.1107°W / 40.1075; -75.1107
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking 43
Other information
Opened 1888
Owned by SEPTA
Fare zone 3
Services
Preceding station   SEPTA.svg SEPTA   Following station
West Trenton Line
toward West Trenton

Rydal is a station along the SEPTA West Trenton Line to Ewing, New Jersey. It is located at Susquehanna Road and Old Valley Road in the Rydal neighborhood of Abington Township, Pennsylvania. In FY 2013, Rydal station had a weekday average of 147 boardings and 138 alightings.[1] The station has off-street parking and now houses a post office.

Rydal station was originally built in 1888 by the Reading Railroad,[2] and is located on the north side of the tracks off of Susquehanna Road. An open sheltered shed can be found on Washington Lane, and the intersection of Washington Lane and Susquehanna Road can be found east of the shed beneath an 11'6" bridge under the tracks.

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