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Harpers Ferry Train Station

Harpers Ferry
Amtrak station
MARC commuter rail station
Harper's Ferry (WV) Amtrak-MARC Station
Station statistics
Address Potomac & Shenandoah Streets
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
Line(s) Amtrak:MARC:
Connections PanTran
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking 98 spaces
Other information
Opened 1889
Station code HFY
Passengers (2012)5,483[1] Increase 9.5% (Amtrak)
Preceding station   Amtrak   Following station
toward Chicago
Capitol Limited
toward Martinsburg
Brunswick Line
    Former services    
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
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toward Template:B&O stations
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toward Template:B&O stations
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toward Template:B&O stations
Template:B&O lines Terminus
Harpers Ferry Train Station
Harpers Ferry Train Station
Location Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, USA

39°19′28″N 77°43′52″W / 39.32444°N 77.73111°W / 39.32444; -77.73111Coordinates: 39°19′28″N 77°43′52″W / 39.32444°N 77.73111°W / 39.32444; -77.73111

Part of Harpers Ferry Historic District (#79002584)
Added to NRHP 1979[2]

The Harpers Ferry Train Station is a railway station in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, United States. It is currently served by Amtrak's Capitol Limited as well as MARC commuter service. Built by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, the station is part of the Harpers Ferry Historic District.

It is a wooden frame Victorian style building, dating from 1889. It sits on buried foundations of original Harpers Ferry armory buildings.[3]

The station recently received a $2 million renovation, which included the restoration of the station's tower.

MARC Ridership

Daily inbound boardings: 92

See also


External links

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  • Amtrak – Stations – Harpers Ferry, WV
  • Harper's Ferry Amtrak-MARC Station (USA Rail Guide -- Train Web)

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