Hayward (Amtrak station)

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Station platform, looking north.
Location 22555 Meekland Avenue
Hayward, CA 94541
Coordinates 37°39′58″N 122°05′57″W / 37.6660°N 122.0993°W / 37.6660; -122.0993Coordinates: 37°39′58″N 122°05′57″W / 37.6660°N 122.0993°W / 37.6660; -122.0993
Owned by City of Hayward
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code HAY
Opened May 29, 1997
Passengers (2012) 35,342[1]Increase 15.49% (Amtrak)
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward San Jose
Capitol Corridor
toward Auburn
Location of the Hayward Amtrak Station.
Location of the Hayward Amtrak Station.
Location within California

The Hayward Amtrak station is a train station in Hayward, California, United States served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. Currently the only route that stops at this station is Amtrak California's Capitol Corridor; the Coast Starlight (trains 11 and 14) passes this station but does not stop. Service at Hayward began on May 29, 1997.[2]

Current service[edit]

The Capitol Corridor stops in Hayward 14 times daily, with seven trains in each direction.

Of the 74 California stations served by Amtrak, Hayward was the 42nd-busiest in FY2012, boarding or detraining an average of about 97 passengers daily.[1]

Platforms and tracks[edit]

East track  Capitol Corridor toward Auburn (Oakland Coliseum)
 Capitol Corridor toward San Jose (Fremont)
West track  Coast Starlight No stops

Nearby transportation[edit]

Nearby destinations[edit]

The station is located in Downtown Hayward, which contains:

Transfer service[edit]

AC Transit (Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District)
Route(s): 37, 83, 85, 93, stop at or nearby
Mostly 1/2 hourly with some hourly headway service.


  1. ^ a b "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2012, State of California" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2012. Retrieved 2013-05-11. 
  2. ^ National Association of Railroad Passengers (May 30, 1997). "Hotline #984". Retrieved 2012-07-31. 

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