Corona–North Main station

Corona–North Main is a station on Metrolink's Inland Empire–Orange County and 91/Perris Valley Lines located in Corona, California. The station is located at 250 East Blaine Street, near North Main Street (which the station is named after), and is the second busiest station in the entire Metrolink system. Corona–North Main station consists of two side platforms serving two tracks. A parking lot with 500 spaces is available for passengers.

Corona–North Main
Metrolink commuter rail station
North Corona Main.jpg
Corona–North Main station, c. 2009
General information
Location250 East Blaine Street
Corona, California
Coordinates33°52′56″N 117°33′48″W / 33.8822°N 117.5634°W / 33.8822; -117.5634Coordinates: 33°52′56″N 117°33′48″W / 33.8822°N 117.5634°W / 33.8822; -117.5634
Owned byRiverside County Transportation Commission
Line(s)BNSF San Bernardino Subdivision[1]
Platforms1 side platform, 1 island platform (only boards on one side)
Tracks3
ConnectionsBus transport Corona Cruiser
Bus transport Riverside Transit Agency
Construction
Parking500 spaces
Disabled accessYes
History
OpenedNovember 22, 2002 (2002-11-22)[2]
Services
Preceding station Metrolink icon.svg Metrolink Following station
Corona–West 91/Perris Valley Line Riverside–La Sierra
Corona–West
toward Oceanside
Inland Empire–Orange County Line Riverside–La Sierra
Former services
Preceding station Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Following station
Prado Main Line Arlington
toward Chicago
Terminus Corona – Elsinore Alberhill
toward Elsinore
Location

The Corona Transit Center located at the station offers connections to Riverside Transit Agency and the City of Corona's Corona Cruiser buses, all of which are free with a valid Metrolink ticket or pass.

The nearby Santa Fe depot, viewed from Main Street

The station is located near the former Santa Fe Railway depot, now used as a restaurant and bar.[3]

Platforms and tracksEdit

Westbound  91 Line toward L.A. Union Station (Corona–West)
 Inland Empire–Orange County Line toward Oceanside (Corona–West)
Eastbound  91 Line toward Perris–South (Riverside–La Sierra)
 Inland Empire–Orange County Line toward San Bernardino–Downtown (Riverside–La Sierra)
Bypass track  Southwest Chief No stops|}

ConnectionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ SMA Rail Consulting (April 2016). "California Passenger Rail Network Schematics" (PDF). California Department of Transportation.
  2. ^ "Metrolink Celebrates 10th Anniversary in Riverside County". The Desert Sun. October 26, 2003. p. 119. Retrieved July 6, 2019 – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ A Look Back: Corona's first train depot was a hub of activity

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