Seneca (Metro Rail)

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Seneca
Buffalo Metro Rail station
Station statistics
Address Main and Seneca Streets
Buffalo, New York 14202
Coordinates 42°52′52.23″N 78°52′32.55″W / 42.8811750°N 78.8757083°W / 42.8811750; -78.8757083
Line(s)
Structure type At-grade
Platforms 2 low-level side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 1985
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority
Fare zone Free fare
Services
Preceding station   NFTA   Following station
Metro Rail
toward University

Seneca is a Buffalo Metro Rail station located on the Buffalo Place right-of-way corridor in downtown Buffalo, New York. The station is located on Main Street between Seneca and Swan Streets.

Seneca station is located within the Metro Rail "fare-free" zone, which allows passengers free travel between Erie Canal Harbor station and Theater station. Passengers continuing past Theater station, are required to provide proof-of-payment.

This station, as well as the terminus at Erie Canal Harbor, are the two closest Metro Rail stations to the Amtrak Buffalo-Exchange Street train station, located along Exchange Street between Washington and Oak Streets, beneath Interstate 190.

Bus routes[edit]

In addition to the numerous intercity bus lines serving the nearby bus terminal, the following NFTA bus routes provide service to the Church station:

  • At Seneca & Main Streets:
    • 60 Niagara Falls Express (morning rush hours)
    • 61 North Tonawanda (inbound)
    • 64 Lockport Express (inbound)
    • 66 Williamsville
    • 67 Cleveland Hill
    • 68 George Urban (inbound)
    • 69 Alden (afternoon rush hours)
    • 79 Tonawanda (inbound)
    • 81 Eastside (morning rush hours)
    • 204 Downtown/Airport Express (inbound)
  • At Seneca & Pearl Streets:
    • 8 Main (inbound)
    • 64 Lockport Express (afternoon rush hours)
    • 70 East Aurora (inbound)
    • 72 Orchard Park (morning rush hours)
    • 74 Hamburg (outbound)
    • 75 West Seneca (afternoon rush hours)
    • 76 Lotus Bay (outbound)
  • At Seneca & Washington Streets:
    • 6 Sycamore
    • 8 Main (outbound)
    • 14 Abbott (outbound)
    • 16 South Park (outbound)
    • 24 Genesee
    • 36 Hamburg (outbound)
    • 61 North Tonawanda (outbound)
    • 68 George Urban (outbound)
    • 70 East Aurora (outbound)
    • 72 Orchard Park (outbound)
    • 79 Tonawanda (outbound)

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