Churchmans Crossing station

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Churchmans Crossing
SEPTA Regional Rail station
Churchmans Crossing SEPTA station March 2018.jpg
An outbound SEPTA train at the station in March 2018
Location1 Fairplay Boulevard
Newark, Delaware
Coordinates39°41′38″N 75°40′21″W / 39.6940°N 75.6724°W / 39.6940; -75.6724Coordinates: 39°41′38″N 75°40′21″W / 39.6940°N 75.6724°W / 39.6940; -75.6724
Owned byDART First State
Line(s)Northeast Corridor
Platforms1 side platform
ConnectionsLocal Transit DART First State: 33, 54, 62
Parking125 spaces
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zone4
Preceding station SEPTA.svg SEPTA Following station
Wilmington/​Newark Line Wilmington

Churchmans Crossing station is a SEPTA Regional Rail station in Newark, Delaware. Located at 1 Fairplay Boulevard, it serves the Wilmington/Newark Line; the station lies on the property of the Delaware Park Racetrack, and has a 125-space parking lot. It is served by SEPTA on weekdays only. Churchmans Crossing station is referred to as Fairplay Station by DART First State.

Churchmans Crossing station consists of six plexiglass shelters within the parking lot. Access to the platform is available from a staircase leading down an embankment which runs parallel to the Delaware Park Boulevard bridge over the tracks. A wheelchair lift next to the staircase provides handicapped accessibility; the station was opened in 2000.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Churchmans Crossing consists of a side platform adjacent to Track 1 that serves all SEPTA trains.

Track 3 ← Amtrak services do not stop here
Track 2 Amtrak services do not stop here →
Track 1      Wilmington/​Newark Line toward Newark (Terminus)
     Wilmington/​Newark Line toward Temple University (Wilmington)
Side platform, doors will open on the left or right
Street level Exit/entrance and parking


  1. ^ a b "Delaware State Rail Plan" (PDF). Delaware Department of Transportation. 2011. pp. 4–6. Retrieved December 2, 2015.

External links[edit]

Media related to Churchmans Crossing station at Wikimedia Commons