Timonium (Baltimore Light Rail station)

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Baltimore Light Rail station
B&S historical marker, Timonium station, February 2013.jpg
Historical marker along one of the platforms for Timonium BLR station
Location 2335 Greenspring Drive
Timonium, MD 21093
Coordinates 39°26′55″N 76°38′07″W / 39.44870°N 76.63515°W / 39.44870; -76.63515Coordinates: 39°26′55″N 76°38′07″W / 39.44870°N 76.63515°W / 39.44870; -76.63515
Owned by Maryland Transit Administration
  Light Rail
Hunt Valley – BWI Marshall
  Light Rail
Hunt Valley – Cromwell
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus transport 9
Bus transport Towson University Shuttle
Parking 851 spaces
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
Opened 1992
Preceding station   MTA Maryland   Following station
Light Rail
Hunt Valley – BWI Marshall
toward Hunt Valley
Light Rail
Hunt Valley – Cromwell

The Timonium Light Rail Stop is one of 33 stops on the Baltimore Light Rail and is the northern terminus of some trips. The station until 1997 was the northern terminus, and also was for a few months during the double-tracking project in 2007. Currently, trains originating from Cromwell/Glen Burnie terminate at Timonium during peak commuting hours on weekdays. The stop is located along Deereco Road adjacent to the Maryland State Fairgrounds. Entry to events at the fairgrounds is possible from the location.

The station has 851 spaces for commuters.[1] Prior to the opening of the light rail in 1992, the parking lot was known as the Timonium Park-and-Ride. Express buses ran from the location to downtown Baltimore. Before this, the line was used by the former Northern Central Railway, which contained a station in Timonium.

Currently, the station is served by Bus Route 9, which operates between the Lutherville Light Rail Stop and International Circle near Hunt Valley Town Center. York, Pennsylvania's Rabbit Transit Route 83S Route 83S also provides a connection from this station into South-Central Pennsylvania.


Side platform, doors open on right
Southbound toward BWI Airport. Next stop: Timonium Business Park.
Southbound toward Cromwell/Glen Burnie. Next stop: Timonium Business Park.
Northbound toward Hunt Valley. Next stop: Warren Road
Side platform, doors open on left

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The station is located along Greenspring Drive, which becomes Deereco Road to the north, and intersects West Timonium Road to the south.


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