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Fayetteville, NC
Fayetteville Amtrak-ACL Station; Hay & Winslow.JPG
Historic station on the corner of Hay and Winslow Sts.
Location 472 Hay Street
Fayetteville, North Carolina
United States
Coordinates 35°03′18″N 78°53′05″W / 35.05500°N 78.88472°W / 35.05500; -78.88472Coordinates: 35°03′18″N 78°53′05″W / 35.05500°N 78.88472°W / 35.05500; -78.88472
Owned by City of Fayetteville
Line(s) South End Subdivision
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Structure type At-grade
Parking Yes; free
Disabled access Yes
Architect Joseph F. Leitner
Architectural style Dutch Colonial Revival
Other information
Station code FAY (Amtrak)
Opened 1911
Rebuilt 2005-2006
Original company Atlantic Coast Line Railroad
Passengers (2013) 53,590[1]Increase 0.1% (Amtrak)
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Savannah
toward New York
toward Miami
Silver Meteor
toward New York
Former services
Preceding station   Atlantic Coast Line Railroad   Following station
Main Line
Sanford – Wilmington
toward Wilmington
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Station
Location 472 Hay Street
Built 1911
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Other
NRHP reference # 82001294
Added to NRHP July 7, 1982
Fayetteville, NC is located in North Carolina
Fayetteville, NC
Fayetteville, NC
Location within North Carolina

Fayetteville is an Amtrak train station in Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States. It is located in the Fayetteville Downtown Historic District and next to the Airborne & Special Operations Museum.


The station was originally built in 1911 by the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad, designed by architect Joseph F. Leitner,[2] and was the third station to be located at the corner of Hay and Hillsborough Streets. The station has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since July 7, 1982.[3] Between 2005 and 2006, the station was restored in an effort to bring it up to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.[4]


The station, operated by Amtrak, provides inter-city rail service via two routes: Palmetto and Silver Meteor. The facility is open daily at 10:00am-5:45pm and 10:00pm-5:45am, which includes the ticket office, passenger assistance, baggage service and the waiting area.[5] A Subway restaurant is also located in the facility.

Because of construction of a new baseball stadium, hotel and parking deck, parking for the station is temporarily located behind the Airborne & Special Operations Museum. When construction is completed, pay parking will only be available via the parking deck.[6]

Located one block south, along Winslow Street, is the FAST Center, providing local and intercity bus services.[7]


  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of North Carolina" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013.
  2. ^ "Leitner, Joseph F. (1871-1930) : NC Architects & Builders : NCSU Libraries". ncarchitects.lib.ncsu.edu. Retrieved 2016-04-28.
  3. ^ Cumberland County Listings on the National Register of Historic Places (Building - #82001294)
  4. ^ Fayetteville Station Improvements (NCDOT Rail)
  5. ^ "Wilson, North Carolina Train Station (WLN) - Amtrak". Retrieved April 28, 2018.
  6. ^ Woolverton, Paul (May 15, 2018). "Live Wire: Residents question parking access at Amtrak station". The Fayetteville Observer. Retrieved May 17, 2018.
  7. ^ "Fayetteville NC Bus Station - Greyhound". Retrieved April 28, 2018.

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