The Katonah Metro-North station
serves the residents of the Westchester County
village of Katonah
, New York
, via the Harlem Line
. It is 41.2 miles (66 km) to Grand Central
and the average travel time to Grand Central is one hour, six minutes.
This station is located in the Zone 6 Metro-North
As is the case with Brewster
, Katonah is not far from the Connecticut
border and sees a sizeable amount of commuters from Ridgefield
using Katonah for commuting as opposed to the Danbury Branch
of the New Haven Line
given that Katonah gives a faster, direct trip to Grand Central. Similarly, Housatonic Area Regional Transit
has a shuttle connecting Ridgefield to Katonah station during peak hours which also connects to Bee-Line
Route 19 to Ossining
Also like Brewster, the station is adjacent to a grade crossing
, just south of the station. It remains closed the entire time a southbound train is at the station. Similar to both Brewster and Croton Falls
, it is right in the village's downtown business district.
Platform and track configuration
This station has one eight-car-long high-level island platform serving trains in both directions. The Harlem Line has two tracks at this location.
The original depot at Katonah was moved from its location in "Old Katonah" in 1897, prior to the flooding of the Croton River
valley for the New Croton Reservoir
, which is today a private residence in the village of Katonah. A second station... Read More