Boyds station

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MARC commuter rail station
Boyds Station.JPG
The station at Boyds, as seen from the parking lot in July 2012.
General information
Location15031 Clopper Road, Boyds, Maryland[1]
Coordinates39°11′03.2″N 77°18′51.2″W / 39.184222°N 77.314222°W / 39.184222; -77.314222Coordinates: 39°11′03.2″N 77°18′51.2″W / 39.184222°N 77.314222°W / 39.184222; -77.314222
Line(s)Metropolitan Subdivision
Platforms2 side platforms
Bicycle facilitiesNo
Disabled accessNo[2]
201820 daily[3]Steady 0% (MARC)
Preceding station MARC Following station
Barnesville Brunswick Line Germantown
Former services
Preceding station Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Following station
toward Chicago
Main Line Germantown
Buck Lodge
toward Chicago

Boyds is a passenger rail station on the MARC Brunswick Line in Boyds, Maryland, with direct service to Washington, D.C. and Martinsburg, WV (with an extension to Frederick, MD).[4] The station is located west of a bridge over the MD 117-121 multiplex. Parking is available only on the south side of the tracks.

Boyds station includes a 1931-built pedestrian tunnel originally built by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.[5]

Station layout[edit]

The station is not compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, lacking raised platforms for level boarding.

G Side platform
Outbound      Brunswick Line toward Martinsburg or Frederick (Barnesville)
     Capitol Limited does not stop here
Inbound      Capitol Limited does not stop here →
     Brunswick Line toward Union Station (Germantown)
Side platform
Ground level Exit/entrance and parking


  1. ^ "MARC Station Information". MTA Maryland. Retrieved May 29, 2020.
  2. ^ "MARC Station Information". Maryland Transit Administration. Retrieved 2021-01-30.
  3. ^ "December 2018 MARC performance (for Nov 18) - Ridership" (PDF). Maryland Transportation Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2020.
  4. ^ MARC station list (includes Boyds) Archived 2008-03-09 at the Wayback Machine MARC official website
  5. ^ Flickr Photo by John Mueller

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