Hayward (Amtrak station)
Station platform, looking north.
|Location||22555 Meekland Avenue
Hayward, CA 94541
|Owned by||City of Hayward|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||May 29, 1997|
|Passengers (2012)||35,342 15.49% (Amtrak)|
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.
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.
Platforms and tracks
|East track||■ Capitol Corridor||toward Auburn (Oakland Coliseum)|
|■ Capitol Corridor||toward San Jose (Fremont)|
|West track||■ Coast Starlight||No stops|
The station is located in Downtown Hayward, which contains:
- Hayward City Hall
- Hayward Area Historical Society
- Cinema Place, Hayward's only movie theatre
- Green Shutter Hotel
- Alex Giualini Plaza
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.
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