Los Lunas (Rail Runner station)

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Los Lunas
NMRX Los Lunas.svg
Rail Runner Express commuter rail station
Loslunas transportationcenter.jpg
The Los Lunas Transportation Center, as viewed from the Rail Runner Express
Station statistics
Address101 Courthouse Road
Los Lunas, NM 87031
Coordinates34°47′58″N 106°44′14″W / 34.79944°N 106.73722°W / 34.79944; -106.73722Coordinates: 34°47′58″N 106°44′14″W / 34.79944°N 106.73722°W / 34.79944; -106.73722
Line(s)
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
Parking190 spaces
Other information
Opened11 December 2006
AccessibleHandicapped/disabled access
Fare zoneZone A
Services
Preceding station NMRX Following station
Terminus
Rail Runner Express
 
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Los Lunas
NMRX Los Lunas.svg
Rail Runner Express commuter rail station
Loslunas transportationcenter.jpg
The Los Lunas Transportation Center, as viewed from the Rail Runner Express
Station statistics
Address101 Courthouse Road
Los Lunas, NM 87031
Coordinates34°47′58″N 106°44′14″W / 34.79944°N 106.73722°W / 34.79944; -106.73722Coordinates: 34°47′58″N 106°44′14″W / 34.79944°N 106.73722°W / 34.79944; -106.73722
Line(s)
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
Parking190 spaces
Other information
Opened11 December 2006
AccessibleHandicapped/disabled access
Fare zoneZone A
Services
Preceding station NMRX Following station
Terminus
Rail Runner Express

Los Lunas is a station on the New Mexico Rail Runner Express commuter rail line, located in Los Lunas, New Mexico, at the intersection of NM Highway 314 and Courthouse Road. The station began service on December 11, 2006 as the fourth station on the line. Los Lunas Public Transportation has shuttles serving the station. Each of the Rail Runner stations contains an icon to express each community's identity. The icon representing this station is the old Los Lunas train station.[1]

The station has free parking, with 190 spaces, with congestion at the parking lot requiring that an extension be built less than a year after the station originally opened.[2] This extension was opened on 30 April 2007.[2] The mayor of the town admitted that more parking was needed although the extension had recently been built;[3] the next phase of expansion involves building 120 new spaces.[2]

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  1. ^ Los Lunas station Rail Runner official site Retrieved 2007-08-20
  2. ^ a b c Los Lunas station parking lot expanded Rail Runner official site Retrieved 2007-08-20
  3. ^ Record passenger numbers Rail Runner official site Retrieved 2007-08-20

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