Blossom Hill station (Caltrain)

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Blossom Hill
Blossom Hill Caltrain station 1405 01.JPG
Blossom Hill station in September 2012
Location5560 Monterey Road
San Jose, California
Coordinates37°15′09″N 121°47′52″W / 37.25250°N 121.79778°W / 37.25250; -121.79778Coordinates: 37°15′09″N 121°47′52″W / 37.25250°N 121.79778°W / 37.25250; -121.79778
Owned byPeninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board
Line(s)UP Coast Subdivision[1]
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
ConnectionsBus transport VTA: 42
Construction
Parking425 spaces
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zoneFare zone 5
History
OpenedJuly 1, 1992[2]
Traffic
Passengers (2018)146 per weekday[3]Increase 14.1%
Services
Preceding station Caltrain roundel.svg Caltrain Following station
Capitol Limited
Peak hours only
Morgan Hill
toward Gilroy
Local
Peak hours only

Blossom Hill is a Caltrain station located off Monterey Road near the Blossom Hill Road expressway in San Jose, California. The station is only served during weekday peak hours, with northbound trains in the morning and southbound trains in the evening.

Blossom Hill station has a single side platform serving one of the two tracks of the Union Pacific Railroad Coast Subdivision.[1] A footbridge crosses the tracks at the station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b SMA Rail Consulting (April 2016). "California Passenger Rail NETWORK SCHEMATICS" (PDF). California Department of Transportation. p. 13.
  2. ^ Duncan, Mark (October 4, 2005). "The San Francisco Peninsula Railroad Passenger Service: Past, Present, and Future" (PDF). pp. 18, 91. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 18, 2018.
  3. ^ "2018 Annual Count Key Findings Report" (PDF). Caltrain. 2018.

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