Southborough (MBTA station)

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SOUTHBOROUGH
MBTA 2024 at Southborough station (1), September 2016.JPG
Inbound train at Southborough station in September 2016
Location 87 Southville Road
Southborough, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°16′01″N 71°31′30″W / 42.2669°N 71.5250°W / 42.2669; -71.5250Coordinates: 42°16′01″N 71°31′30″W / 42.2669°N 71.5250°W / 42.2669; -71.5250
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking 364 spaces, $4.00 each
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone 6
History
Opened June 22, 2002[1]
Previous names Cordaville
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 1,051 (weekday inbound average)[2]
Services
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
toward Worcester
Framingham/Worcester Line
  Former services  
New York Central Railroad
toward Worcester
Worcester Line
toward Boston

Southborough is a commuter rail station on the MBTA Commuter Rail Framingham/Worcester Line, located near the intersection of Cordaville Street and River Street (MA 85) in the Cordaville section of Southborough, Massachusetts. The parking area is located off River Street adjacent to the inbound platform. Passengers use ramps and stairways to access the sidewalk along River Street to cross under the tracks.

Southborough opened along with Westborough on June 22, 2002.[1] Of the four infill stations added on the line between 2000 and 2002, Southborough was the busiest with 1,051 daily inbound boardings by a 2013 count.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Belcher, Jonathan (August 30, 2016). "Changes to Transit Service in the MBTA district 1964-2016" (PDF). NETransit. Retrieved September 23, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Ridership and Service Statistics" (PDF) (14 ed.). Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. 2014. Retrieved 23 September 2016. 

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