Florence station (South Carolina)

Florence, SC
Amtrak inter-city rail station
Florence SC Amtrak Station from Parking Lot.JPG
Florence Amtrak station
Location805 East Day Street
Florence, SC 29506
Coordinates34°11′57″N 79°45′27″W / 34.1993°N 79.7575°W / 34.1993; -79.7575Coordinates:34°11′57″N 79°45′27″W / 34.1993°N 79.7575°W / 34.1993; -79.7575
Owned byMcLeod Regional Medical Center
Line(s)South End Subdivision
Platforms1 side platform (formerly more)
Tracks1 (formerly more)
Construction
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeFLO
History
Opened1996
Passengers
201352,003[1]Decrease 0.3%
Services
Preceding stationBSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg AmtrakFollowing station
Kingstree
toward Savannah
PalmettoDillon
toward New York
Kingstree
toward Miami
Silver MeteorFayetteville
toward New York
Former services
Preceding stationAtlantic Coast Line RailroadFollowing station
Effingham
toward Tampa
Main LinePee Dee
toward Richmond
Darlington
toward Wadesboro
Wadesboro – FlorenceTerminus
Darlington
toward Hartsville
Hartsville – Florence
Timmonsville
toward Augusta
Augusta – Florence
Timmonsville
toward Columbia
Columbia – WilmingtonPee Dee
toward Wilmington

Florence station is a train station in Florence, South Carolina, United States served by Amtrak. It is currently served by the Palmetto and Silver Meteor routes, and is a service stop for the Auto Train.

The station site contains two buildings. The original station, built by the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad in 1910, is currently the McLeod Regional Medical Center. The current station was built in 1996.

References

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2013, State of South Carolina" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2013. Retrieved December 3, 2013.

External links

The former Florence Atlantic Coast Line Station next door.


Media files used on this page

BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg
Amtrak logo, no lettering
Train station.svg
A train station logo.
Old Florence Station from the Parking Lot.JPG
Author/Creator: DanTD, Licence: CC BY-SA 3.0
The former Florence Railroad Station as seen from the parking lot of the McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, South Carolina. Until 1996 this was also an Amtrak Station. Now it's just another facility for the aforementioned medical center.
Florence SC Amtrak Station from Parking Lot.JPG
Author/Creator: DanTD, Licence: CC BY-SA 3.0
Florence (Amtrak station) as seen from the parking lot of the McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, South Carolina. More images to come, including that of the old station house which is now a facility for the aforementioned medical center.