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Amtrak - Hilltopper



HILLTOPPER
Boston, MA - Roanoke, VA - Tri-State Station, KY
1,040 miles (1,674 km)

 

Train Data:

Route

Boston, MA - Roanoke, VA

- Tri-State Station, KY

Distance

1,040 miles (1,674 km)

Operation

Daily

Time

26h 35m (Westbound)

Train Set

Amfleet

Cars

Coach, Cafe

 

Station Information:

Station State Time Zone Distance

Elevation

Notes

Boston - South

MA ET

0 mi

 4 m

MBTA

Boston - Back Bay

MA ET

1 mi

6 m

MBTA

Route 128

MA ET

12 mi

 14 m

MBTA

Providence

RI ET

44 mi

m

MBTA, State Capitol

Kingston

RI ET

71 mi

36 m

 

Westerly

RI ET

88 mi

11 m

 

New London

CT ET

106 mi

m

Shore Line East

New Haven

CT ET

157 mi

m

Shore Line East, Metro North

Bridgeport

CT ET

174 mi

5 m

Metro North

Stamford

CT ET

196 mi

 6 m

Metro North

New York - Penn. Station

NY ET

232 mi

 12 m

NJ Transit, LIRR

Newark

NJ ET

242 mi

5 m

NJ Transit

Metropark

NJ ET

256 mi

17 m

NJ Transit

Trenton

NJ ET

290 mi

 12 m

NJ Transit, SEPTA

Philadelphia - 30th Street

PA ET

322 mi

6 m

NJ Transit, SEPTA

Wilmington

DE ET

348 mi

10 m

SEPTA

Aberdeen

MD ET

386 mi

24 m

MARC

Baltimore

MD ET

416 mi

27 m

MARC, Light Rail

(X) Beltway Station

MD ET

447 mi

43 m

MARC, METRO

Washington

DC ET

456 mi

15 m

VRE, MARC, METRO

Alexandria

VA ET

465 mi

9 m

VRE, METRO

Quantico

VA ET

491 mi

12 m

VRE

Fredericksburg

VA ET

511 mi

14 m

VRE

Richmond - Staples Mill Rd.

VA ET

565 mi

62 m

 

(X) Petersburg - Fleet Street

VA ET

594 mi

9 m

 

(X) Nottaway County Sta.

VA ET

641 mi

152 m

at Crewe, VA

(X) Farmville

VA ET

662 mi

101 m

 

(X) Lynchburg - Woodall Rd.

VA ET

714 mi

239 m

 

(X) Bedford

VA ET

735 mi

288 m

 

Roanoke

VA ET

763 mi

283 m

Reopened on October 31, 2017

(X) Christiansburg

VA ET

796 mi

620 m

 

(X) Narrows

VA ET

835 mi

475 m

 

(X) Bluefield

WV ET

864 mi

782 m

 

(X) Welch

WV ET

898 mi

401 m

 

(X) Williamson

WV ET

963 mi

204 m

 

(X) Tri-State Station

KY ET

1040 mi

169 m

at Catlettsburg, KY

Note: Only Amtrak stations are listed.  Commuter Train Stations are not shown.

(X): Eliminated stations



Train Gif: Alex Stroshane of Amtrak Prototype & Model

The last Amtrak timetable showing Hilltopper (issued on July 29, 1979)

(Source: timetables.org 1975 National Railroad Passenger Corporation)



Amtrak Hilltopper at Roanoke Station (September 1977)


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