Carlsbad Village station
Carlsbad Village station in October 2010
|Location||2775 State Street|
|Owned by||North County Transit District|
|Platforms||1 side platform|
|Connections||NCTD: 101, 315, 325|
|Opened||February 27, 1995|
Carlsbad Santa Fe Depot
|Architect||Fred R. Perris|
|NRHP reference No.||93001016|
|Added to NRHP||September 30, 1993|
Carlsbad Village station is a commuter rail station in Carlsbad, California that is on the NCTD COASTER commuter rail line. It is one of two COASTER stations in Carlsbad (the other being Carlsbad Poinsettia station about four miles to the south), and is the last station used for northbound COASTER trains before reaching the northern terminus of Oceanside Transit Center. Along with Encinitas station, this is one of two single-track stations on the Coaster line, causing a bottleneck for rail traffic.
The 1887-built Carlsbad station, which was used by the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway until 1960, is located 0.1 miles (0.16 km) to the south. The former station now serves as the city's visitor center. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993 as Carlsbad Santa Fe Depot.
On October 7, 2013, the Amtrak Pacific Surfliner began stopping at four COASTER stations: Carlsbad Village, Carlsbad Poinsettia, Encinitas and Sorrento Valley. The Carlsbad Poinsettia and Encinitas stops were discontinued on October 9, 2017. The Carlsbad Village and Sorrento Valley stops were dropped on October 8, 2018 due to changes with the cross-ticketing arrangement with COASTER and NCTD.
- "Amtrak Pacific Surfliner Adds Four New stops" (Press release). Amtrak. September 18, 2013.
- Diehl, Phil (September 21, 2017). "Amtrak to discontinue two stops, add one". San Diego Union Tribune.
- "October 8, 2018 Schedule Change" (Press release). Amtrak. Archived from the original on November 26, 2018.
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