Ambler station

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SEPTA.svg Ambler
SEPTA regional rail
Ambler Station.jpg
The new high-level platform station at Ambler, facing the former stationhouse
Location 30 South Main Street
(Butler Avenue & Main Street)
Ambler, PA 19002
Coordinates 40°09′13″N 75°13′30″W / 40.1536°N 75.2251°W / 40.1536; -75.2251Coordinates: 40°09′13″N 75°13′30″W / 40.1536°N 75.2251°W / 40.1536; -75.2251
Owned by SEPTA
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections SEPTA Suburban Bus: 94, 95
Construction
Parking 496 spaces (92 with permits)
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone 3
Services
Preceding station   SEPTA.svg SEPTA   Following station
Lansdale/Doylestown Line
toward Doylestown
  Former services  
Reading Railroad
toward Fern Rock
Bethlehem Branch
toward Bethlehem

Ambler station is a SEPTA Regional Rail station in Ambler, Pennsylvania. It serves the Lansdale/Doylestown Line and is officially located at Butler Avenue and Main Street; however, the actual location is a block west on Butler Avenue and Short Race Street. The station provides connections to SEPTA Bus Routes 94 and 95. In FY 2013, Ambler station had a weekday average of 1017 boardings and 816 alightings.[1] The station includes a 496-space parking lot.

The Trax Restaurant & Café operates out of the former station house, which was originally built by the Reading Company.

The station was briefly featured in the 1966 Hayley Mills movie The Trouble with Angels,[2] although subsequent station scenes were shot at the Glendale Transportation Center in California.[3]

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