Portage station

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Portage
Portage Amtrak station.jpg
Location 400 West Oneida Street
Portage, Wisconsin 53901
Coordinates 43°32′50″N 89°28′04″W / 43.5471°N 89.4677°W / 43.5471; -89.4677Coordinates: 43°32′50″N 89°28′04″W / 43.5471°N 89.4677°W / 43.5471; -89.4677
Line(s) Canadian Pacific Railroad Tomah Subdivision
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 2
Connections Lamers Bus Lines
Construction
Parking Yes; free
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code POG
Traffic
Passengers (2017) 9,077[1]Increase 16.6% (Amtrak)
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
toward Seattle or Portland
Empire Builder
toward Chicago

Portage is an Amtrak intercity train station in Portage, Wisconsin, served by Amtrak's daily Empire Builder service. The depot is a small square brick structure constructed during the Amtrak era, that is located near a Canadian Pacific Railway office (which occupies what was formerly the Portage passenger depot.) There are no station staff in Portage. In October 2011 Lamers Bus Lines began offering a daily stop at the station, with service between Madison and Wausau.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2017, State of Wisconsin" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2017. Retrieved 16 December 2017. 
  2. ^ "New Service Provides Amtrak Access To Green Bay, Madison & Wausau". WMTV. October 17, 2011. Retrieved 2011-10-17. 

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