Abington (MBTA station)

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Abington station platform facing north, November 2016.JPG
Abington station platform in November 2016
Location 231 Centre Avenue MA Route 123.svg
Abington, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°06′26″N 70°56′04″W / 42.1071°N 70.9345°W / 42.1071; -70.9345Coordinates: 42°06′26″N 70°56′04″W / 42.1071°N 70.9345°W / 42.1071; -70.9345
Owned by MBTA
Line(s) Old Colony mainline
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Parking 405 spaces ($4.00 fee)
9 accessible spaces
Bicycle facilities 8 spaces
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone 4
Opened 1845
September 29, 1997[1]
Closed June 30, 1959 (former station)
Passengers (2013) 625 (weekday inbound average)[2]
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
Kingston/Plymouth Line
toward Kingston or Plymouth

Abington is a commuter rail station on the MBTA Commuter Rail Plymouth/Kingston Line, located off Center Avenue (MA 123) in Abington, Massachusetts. It serves as a park and ride stop for the towns of Abington, Rockland, and Hanover. The station opened along with the rest of the Old Colony Lines on September 29, 1997.[1]


  1. ^ a b Belcher, Jonathan (27 June 2015). "Changes to Transit Service in the MBTA district 1964-2015" (PDF). NETransit. Retrieved 18 November 2015. 
  2. ^ "Ridership and Service Statistics" (PDF) (14th ed.). Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. 2014. 

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