Cornwells Heights station

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SEPTA.svg Cornwells Heights
SEPTA 366 at Cornwells Heights station, July 2003.jpg
A SEPTA train at Cornwells Heights station in 2003
Location700 Station Avenue
Cornwells Heights, Pennsylvania
Coordinates40°04′22″N 74°57′07″W / 40.0729°N 74.9520°W / 40.0729; -74.9520Coordinates: 40°04′22″N 74°57′07″W / 40.0729°N 74.9520°W / 40.0729; -74.9520
Line(s)Northeast Corridor
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks4
ConnectionsSuburban Bus SEPTA Suburban Bus: 133
City Bus SEPTA City Bus: 78 (night only)
Construction
Parking1929 spaces
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeCWH (Amtrak)
Fare zone3 (SEPTA only)
Traffic
Passengers (FY 2017)3,073[1]Increase 3.6%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Harrisburg
Keystone Service
Limited Service
toward New York
Northeast Regional
Limited Service
SEPTA.svg SEPTA
toward Trenton
Trenton Line
Former services
Preceding station   Pennsylvania Railroad   Following station
toward Chicago
Main Line
Trenton Line
toward Trenton

Cornwells Heights station is a train station in Cornwells Heights, Pennsylvania. Located on Station Avenue near Bristol Pike in Bensalem Township, Pennsylvania, it serves the northeast suburbs of Philadelphia. It is served by SEPTA's Trenton Line commuter trains. On weekdays only, a limited number of Amtrak Keystone Service and Northeast Regional trains also stop at the station.

In 2004, Cornwells Heights saw 1,104 boardings on an average weekday. The station has a waiting room and a large park and ride facility, with direct access to and from Interstate 95 and Pennsylvania Route 63. The parking lot was built by PennDOT in anticipation of construction on I-95 and opened in 1997.[2] It has 1,600 parking spaces, making it by far the largest parking lot in the SEPTA system.

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit/entrance and parking
P
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Outbound Trenton Line toward Trenton (Eddington)
Keystone Service limited service toward New York (Trenton)
Northeast Regional limited service toward Boston or Springfield (Trenton)
Outbound Northeast Corridor services do not stop here
Inbound Northeast Corridor services do not stop here →
Inbound Northeast Regional limited service toward Norfolk, Newport News, or Roanoke (North Philadelphia)
Keystone Service limited service toward Harrisburg (North Philadelphia)
Trenton Line toward Temple University (Torresdale)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak State Fact Sheet, FY2017, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2017. Retrieved 5 December 2017.
  2. ^ dot.state.pa.us

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