Muirkirk station (MARC)
|MARC commuter rail station|
The southbound platform of Muirkirk station with US 1 in the background.
|Location||7012-B Muirkirk Road|
Beltsville, MD 20705
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Parking||650 spaces; Free|
|Opened||December 12, 1994|
|Passengers (2013)||328 (MARC)|
Muirkirk is a passenger rail station on the MARC Camden Line between the District of Columbia's Washington Union Station and Baltimore's Camden Station It is located at 7012-B Muirkirk Road over the bridge that carries Muirkirk Road above both the Camden Line and US 1.
Muirkirk station consists of two platforms with open shelters on both sides of the former Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Washington Division line. A concrete open storm drain runs beneath the northbound platform. Three pedestrian walkways cross over the storm drain as well as the tracks. US 1 runs behind the southbound platform which is protected by guard rails and a chain-link fence.
|G||Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|Southbound||← Camden Line toward Washington, DC (Greenbelt)|
|Northbound||Camden Line toward Baltimore (Laurel) →|
|Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|Ground level||Exit/entrance and parking|
- Fehr, Stephen (1994-12-12). "Commuter Lines Add Stations in Va. and Md". The Washington Post. p. D3 – via Proquest Historical Newspapers. (Subscription required (help)).
- MARC station list (includes Muirkirk) Archived 2008-03-09 at the Wayback Machine MARC official website
Media related to Muirkirk (MARC station) at Wikimedia Commons
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