Dorsey station

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MARC commuter rail station
Dorsey MARC Station.JPG
Dorsey station from the parking lot
General information
Location7000 Deerpath Road, Dorsey, Maryland[1]
Coordinates39°10′52″N 76°44′45″W / 39.1810°N 76.7457°W / 39.1810; -76.7457Coordinates: 39°10′52″N 76°44′45″W / 39.1810°N 76.7457°W / 39.1810; -76.7457
Line(s)Capital Subdivision
Platforms2 side platforms
ConnectionsBus transport MTA Bus 201
Bus transport RTA 409, RTA 501
Parking802 spaces[1]
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessYes
2018585 daily[3]Increase 3.5% (MARC)
Preceding station MARC Following station
Jessup Camden Line St. Denis
Former services
Preceding station Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Following station
toward Chicago
Main Line St. Denis
toward Chicago

Dorsey is a passenger rail station on the MARC Camden Line between Washington, DC and Baltimore's Camden Station.[4] The station is located at Exit 7 on Maryland Route 100, a.k.a.; the Paul T. Pitcher Memorial Highway.[5] It was built by MARC in 1996 as a replacement for a former Baltimore and Ohio Railroad station located next to a 14-foot-10-inch (4.52 m) clearance bridge over Maryland Route 103. The former B&O station site is now a condominium development.


Nearby places and attractions[edit]

Station layout[edit]

The station has two side platforms with a station house on the southbound platform. The station is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


  1. ^ a b "MARC Station Information". MTA Maryland. Retrieved May 29, 2020.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-08-29. Retrieved 2016-08-08.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "December 2018 MARC performance (for Nov 18) - Ridership" (PDF). Maryland Transportation Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2020.
  4. ^ MARC station list (includes Dorsey) Archived March 9, 2008, at the Wayback Machine MARC official website
  5. ^ Eastbound Maryland 100 at Exit 7, Dorsey Station. Photo taken May 31, 2004 (AA

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