Glenside station is a SEPTA Regional Rail station along the SEPTA Main Line, located at the intersection of Easton Road and Glenside Avenue in Glenside, Pennsylvania. It is served by the Warminster Line and the Lansdale/Doylestown Line, both of which split at Carmel Junction immediately west of Glenside station. The station is not wheelchair accessible, but has a ticket office. The first train from the station departs at 4:29 A.M, while the last train arrives at the station at 1:03 A.M. The station is relatively busy with a train arriving at least every 30 minutes, even at non-peak hours.
|Location||5 West Glenside Avenue (Easton Road & Glenside Avenue)|
Glenside, PA 19038
|Line(s)||SEPTA Main Line|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Connections||SEPTA City Bus: 22, 77|
|Parking||167 space parking lot|
|Bicycle facilities||8 racks, 16 spaces|
Glenside is also well-served by the Airport Line, as the majority of Warminster Line trains run through to and from Philadelphia International Airport. A few Airport Line trains originate or terminate at Glenside, often using the siding at the west end of the inbound platform. In FY 2013, the station had 1064 average weekday boardings and 1197 average weekday alightings.
There is a ticket office and waiting room at Glenside, which is open on weekdays and sells tickets until early afternoon. An espresso bar named Elcy's Cafe has been operating in the station since 2001.
Glenside has two low-level side platforms.
|Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|Outbound||← Lansdale/Doylestown Line toward Lansdale, Link Belt, or Doylestown (North Hills) |
← Warminster Line toward Warminster (Ardsley)
|Inbound||← Airport Line alighting passengers only |
← Warminster Line alighting passengers only (select trains)
Airport Line toward Airport (Jenkintown–Wyncote)→
Lansdale/Doylestown Line toward 30th Street Station (Jenkintown–Wyncote) →
Warminster Line toward University City (Jenkintown–Wyncote) →
|Side platform, doors will open on the left, right|
|Street level||Exit/entrance, parking, and ticket office|