Grover Beach station

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Grover Beach
Grover Train Tracks.jpg
Location 150 Highway 1 at Grand Ave.
Grover Beach, California 93433
Coordinates 35°07′17″N 120°37′45″W / 35.1213°N 120.6292°W / 35.1213; -120.6292Coordinates: 35°07′17″N 120°37′45″W / 35.1213°N 120.6292°W / 35.1213; -120.6292
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Connections Thruway Motorcoach/Orange Belt Stages, South County Transit Routes 21 & 24
Construction
Parking Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code GVB
Traffic
Passengers (2015) 19,437[1]Decrease 0.48% (Amtrak)
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
Terminus
Pacific Surfliner
Location
Location of the Gover Beach Amtrak Station.
Location of the Gover Beach Amtrak Station.
Location within California

Grover Beach is a passenger rail station in the city of Grover Beach, California. It is served by Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner from San Luis Obispo to San Diego. Four Pacific Surfliner trains serve the station daily.[2]

The current $1.6 million station opened in November 1996; the project was a coordinated effort between Caltrans, Amtrak, and the city of Grover Beach with funding from State Transit Capital Improvement and Proposition 116 bonds.[3]

Of the 73 California stations served by Amtrak, Grover Beach was the 52nd-busiest in FY2010, boarding or detraining an average of approximately 50 passengers daily.[4]

This station is located in San Luis Obispo County.

Platforms and tracks[edit]

East track  Coast Starlight No stops
West track  Pacific Surfliner toward San Luis Obispo (Terminus)
 Pacific Surfliner toward San Diego-Union Station (Guadalupe)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2015, State of California" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2015. Retrieved 21 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Train Web: Grover Beach". 
  3. ^ Great American Stations. Accessed February 7, 2013.
  4. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2010, State of California" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-01-24. Retrieved 2011-01-06.  External link in |publisher= (help)

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