Riverside (River Line station)

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Riverside
Riverside Station - April 2015.jpg
Riverside station with the former Philadelphia Watch Case Company Building in the background
Location Franklin Street
Riverside, NJ
Coordinates 40°2′21″N 74°57′32″W / 40.03917°N 74.95889°W / 40.03917; -74.95889Coordinates: 40°2′21″N 74°57′32″W / 40.03917°N 74.95889°W / 40.03917; -74.95889
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections NJT Bus NJT Bus: 419
Local Transit BurLink: B8
Construction
Parking 307 spaces plus 8 ADA spaces
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone 1
History
Opened 15 March 2004 (2004-03-15)
Services
Preceding station   New Jersey Transit   Following station
River Line
toward Trenton

Riverside is a station on the River Line light rail system, located on Franklin Street in Riverside, New Jersey. The station opened on March 15, 2004.

Southbound service from the station is available to Camden, New Jersey. It is the last station on the line before crossing the bridge over Rancocas Creek northbound to the Trenton Rail Station where there are connections to New Jersey Transit trains to New York City, SEPTA trains to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Amtrak trains. Transfer to the PATCO Speedline at the Walter Rand Transportation Center.

The station stands in the shadow of the historic Philadelphia Watch Case Company Building, which has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since January 31, 1978.[1]

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