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Aberdeen (Amtrak station)

For other places with the same name, see Aberdeen station.
Amtrak station
MARC commuter rail station
populuxe-designed pedestrian tunnels still operate as well.
Station statistics
Address 18 East Bel Air Avenue
Aberdeen, MD 21001

39°30′30″N 76°09′48″W / 39.5084°N 76.1632°W / 39.5084; -76.1632Coordinates: 39°30′30″N 76°09′48″W / 39.5084°N 76.1632°W / 39.5084; -76.1632

Line(s) Amtrak:MARC:
Connections Harford Transit
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Bike Racks
Other information
Rebuilt 1943
Station code ABE
Passengers (2012)43,987[1] Decrease 3%
Preceding station   Amtrak   Following station
toward Norfolk, Newport News or Lynchburg
Northeast Regional
toward Boston South Station or Springfield
Penn Line
    Former services    
Pennsylvania Railroad
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toward Template:PRR stations
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Aberdeen Station is a train station in Aberdeen, Maryland on the Northeast Corridor. It is served by Amtrak's Northeast Regional and the MARC Penn Line.[2] The station was originally built by the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad approximately in 1898, and inherited by the Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington Railroad.[3] The current station is a modern structure built in 1943 by Lester C. Tichy for the Pennsylvania Railroad,[4] and located at 18 East Bel Air Avenue at the intersection of Pulaski Boulevard (US 40) and West Bel Air Avenue (MD 132). It contains a 1960s-style pedestrian tunnel, with one of the entrances located at the former north station house. It also contains a pedestrian bridge built in 1982. Aberdeen was also served by an 1886-built Baltimore and Ohio Railroad station along what is now the CSX Philadelphia Subdivision just north of this one on West Bel Air Avenue.[5]

Bus connections



External links

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  • Amtrak – Stations – Aberdeen, MD
  • Aberdeen Amtrak Station (ABE) Great American Stations (Amtrak)
  • Amtrak Stations Database
  • Photo at Amtrak Photo Archive
  • Station from Google Maps Street View

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