Annandale station

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Annandale Station - April 2011.jpg
Annandale Station facing eastward towards Lebanon in April 2011, several months after the station shelter was replaced.
Location Main Street & East Street,
Annandale, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°38′42″N 74°52′44″W / 40.6451°N 74.8789°W / 40.6451; -74.8789Coordinates: 40°38′42″N 74°52′44″W / 40.6451°N 74.8789°W / 40.6451; -74.8789
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Platforms 1 side platform[1]
Tracks 1[1]
Parking 77 spaces[1]
Other information
Fare zone 20[2]
Opened 1852[3]
Rebuilt 1900, November 1935[3]
Previous names Clinton (1852–1870-1871)[3]
Passengers (2012) 82 (average weekday)[4]
Preceding station   NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Rail   Following station
Raritan Valley Line

Annandale is the penultimate station heading westbound on New Jersey Transit's Raritan Valley Line towards High Bridge. The station, located in the Annandale section of Clinton Township in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States, is located at the end of Main Street, near Interchange 18 on Interstate 78. The station has one low-level side platform, with a shelter, 77 parking spaces and bicycle racks.[1] The station depot at the station, constructed by the Central Railroad of New Jersey, was demolished in 1983.[5] Plans are in final stages to revamp the station's lighting, parking and pavement to help expand parking for the station, which commonly has 110 – 130 cars parked in it.[6]

Station layout[edit]

1  Raritan Valley Line toward High Bridge (Terminus)
 Raritan Valley Line toward Hoboken or New York (Lebanon)


  1. ^ a b c d "Station Park & Ride Guide - Annandale". Newark, New Jersey: New Jersey Transit. 2011. Retrieved December 19, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Raritan Valley Line Timetables" (PDF) (November 6, 2011 ed.). Newark, New Jersey: New Jersey Transit Rail Operations. November 6, 2011. Retrieved December 19, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c Bernhart, Benjamin L. (2004). Historic Journeys By Rail: Central Railroad of New Jersey Stations, Structures & Marine Equipment. Outer Station Project. p. 69. ISBN 1891402072. 
  4. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS" (PDF). New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 27, 2012. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  5. ^ Leeds, Curtis (January 25, 2010). "NJ Transit promises improvements to Annandale train station". Hunterdon County Democrat. Retrieved December 19, 2011. 
  6. ^ Sievers, John (December 17, 2011). "Annandale station makeover on track to be completed by spring". Hunterdon County Democrat. Retrieved December 19, 2011. 

External links[edit]

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