New Carrollton station
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New Carrollton station is a joint Washington Metro, MARC, and Amtrak station just outside the city limits of New Carrollton, Prince George's County, Maryland located at the eastern end of the Metro's Orange Line. The station will also serve as the eastern terminus of the Purple Line, currently under construction, and is adjacent to the Capital Beltway.
|Amtrak, MARC and Washington Metro station|
|Location||4300-4700 Garden City Drive|
New Carrollton, Maryland
|Coordinates||38.9480°N 76.8719°W / 38.9480; -76.8719|
|Owned by||Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, Amtrak|
|Line(s)||Amtrak Northeast Corridor|
|Platforms||2 island platforms (1 for each service)|
|Tracks||2 (Washington Metro) |
|Bicycle facilities||18 racks, 16 lockers|
|Station code||Amtrak: NCR
|Opened||November 20, 1978 (1978-11-20) (Metro)|
October 30, 1983 (1983-10-30) (Amtrak and Conrail)
|2022||1,100 daily (Metro)|
|FY 2021||103,558 annually (Amtrak)|
Beneath the Metro station platform, a waiting room serves Amtrak's Northeast Regional, Vermonter, and Palmetto trains, as well as MARC's Penn Line trains. The New Carrollton Rail Yard is nearby.
Greyhound, a nationwide intercity bus company, also stops at the station on routes serving Richmond, Washington, Philadelphia, New York City, Pittsburgh, and points beyond.