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Amtrak - Amherst, MA (AMM)



AMHERST
MASSACHUSETTS
(AMM)

Note: Amherst has been no longer served because Vermonter was rerouted on December 29, 2014.


Station Data:

Address

13 Railroad Street
Amherst, MA 01002

Map

Location

42.38 N, 72.51 W

Elevation

79m / 258ft

Population

37,819 (Census 2010)

Building

Built in 1853 (Restored 1992)

Condition

Building still exists

 

Amtrak Train:

Train Name Route

VERMONTER

[ St. Albans, VT - Springfield, MA - New York, NY - Washington, DC ]
Rerouted on December 29, 2014



On December 29, 2014, Vermonter service was rerouted to Connecticut River line, providing faster service, eliminating a reversal in train direction at Palmer, and restoring service to Northampton and Greenfield.  Holyoke, MA will also open in Spring 2015.

The last Amtrak timetable showing Amherst Station (issued on June 6, 2014)

(Source: 2014 National Railroad Passenger Corporation)

 



Visited in May 2014

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Main Street near Amherst Station
5 / 24 / 2014

Amherst Station
5 / 24 / 2014

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Amherst Station
5 / 24 / 2014

Amherst Station
5 / 24 / 2014

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Amherst Station
5 / 24 / 2014

Amherst Station
5 / 24 / 2014

Visited in July 2006

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Amtrak Amherst Station
7 / 3 / 2006

Platform Side
7 / 3 / 2006

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Platform Side
7 / 3 / 2006

Waiting Area
7 / 3 / 2006

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Looking toward North (St. Albans)
7 / 3 / 2006

Looking toward South (Washington, DC)
7 / 3 / 2006

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Amherst Downtown
7 / 3 / 2006

Amherst Downtown
7 / 3 / 2006




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