Atlantic City Rail Terminal

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Atlantic City
NJ Transit GP40PH-2B 4216 waits to pull Train 4622.jpg
New Jersey Transit train #4622 waits on Track 3.
Location 1 Atlantic City Expressway
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Coordinates 39°21′49″N 74°26′31″W / 39.3635°N 74.442°W / 39.3635; -74.442 (Atlantic City Rail Terminal)Coordinates: 39°21′49″N 74°26′31″W / 39.3635°N 74.442°W / 39.3635; -74.442 (Atlantic City Rail Terminal)
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Line(s)
Platforms 2 island platforms, 1 side platform
Tracks 5
Connections Shuttle Bus ACJA: 4, casino shuttles
Construction
Platform levels 1
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code ACY (Amtrak)
History
Opened 1989
Electrified No
Traffic
Passengers (2012) 944 (average weekday)[1]
Services
Preceding station   NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Rail   Following station
toward Philadelphia
Atlantic City Line Terminus
  Former services  
Atlantic City Express Service
Terminus ACES
closed 2012
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
Atlantic City Express Terminus

The Atlantic City Rail Terminal is Atlantic City, New Jersey's train station. It is the easternmost stop on the Atlantic City Line to and from Philadelphia. The station was also served by the Atlantic City Express Service (ACES) from 2009 until it was formally discontinued on March 9, 2012.[2] The Atlantic City terminal is a 5-track, 3-platform terminal located inside of the Atlantic City Convention Center.[3] The Atlantic City Line is a commuter train and runs daily all day.

Station layout[edit]

Street Level Street Level Atlantic City Convention Center & Casino Shuttles
Main Concourse and Platforms Waiting area Waiting Area, Ticket Vending Machines (TVM)
Island platform, doors will open on the left, right
Track 1 Atlantic City Line toward 30th Street (Absecon)
Track 2 Atlantic City Line toward 30th Street (Absecon)
Island platform, doors will open on the left, right
Track 3 Atlantic City Line toward 30th Street (Absecon)
Track 4 Atlantic City Line toward 30th Street (Absecon)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Track 5 Atlantic City Line toward 30th Street (Absecon)

Connecting service[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS" (PDF). New Jersey Transit. Archived (PDF) from the original on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 2, 2013. 
  2. ^ Wittowski, Donald (10 March 2012). "Casinos end ACES train service from Atlantic City to New York". Press of Atlantic City. Retrieved 11 March 2012. 
  3. ^ NJT Atlantic City Line, accessed November 14, 2006

External links[edit]

Media related to Atlantic City Rail Terminal at Wikimedia Commons