Ephrata, WA (EPH)

Considered a gateway to the Columbia River Basin, Ephrata grew with the arrival of the Great Northern Railroad in 1892. Platted in 1901, it became the Grant County seat eight years later.

90 Alder Street NW
Transportation Center
Ephrata, WA 98823

Station Hours

Annual Station Revenue (FY 2017): $224,841
Annual Station Ridership (FY 2017): 3,742
  • Facility Ownership: City of Ephrata
  • Parking Lot Ownership: City of Ephrata
  • Platform Ownership: BNSF Railway
  • Track Ownership: BNSF Railway

Rob Eaton
Regional Contact
For information about Amtrak fares and schedules, please call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245).

The Ephrata station consists of a platform with shelter, although Amtrak passengers may wait in the adjacent Chamber of Commerce structure when it is open. The station is also served by the local bus system.

Amtrak does not provide ticketing or baggage services at Ephrata, which is served by two daily trains.

Station Type:

Platform with Shelter


  • 5 Short Term Parking Spaces

    Number of spaces available for Amtrak passengers to park for the day only not overnight. Parking fees may apply.

  • Accessible Payphones
  • Accessible Platform

    Accessible platform is a barrier-free path from the drop-off area outside the station to the station platform.

  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Accessible Ticket Office
  • Accessible Waiting Room
  • Accessible Water Fountain
  • ATM
  • Baggage Storage

    Baggage storage is an area where passengers may store their bags equivalent to 'left luggage' in Europe. A storage fee may apply.

  • Bike Boxes
  • Checked Baggage
  • Dedicated Parking
  • Elevator
  • Enclosed Waiting Area
  • Help With Luggage
  • High Platform

    A high platform is a platform at the level of the vestibule of the train with the exception of Superliners.

  • Lockers

    Self-service lockers are available in select stations for passenger baggage storage

  • Long-term Parking Spaces

    Number of spaces available for Amtrak passengers to park overnight. Parking fees may apply.

  • Lounge
  • Parking Attendant
  • Pay Phones
  • QuikTrakKiosk
  • Restrooms
  • Shipping Boxes
  • Ski Bags
  • Wheelchair Lift

    Wheelchair lift is a platform-mounted lift for loading passengers from low platforms onto trains that do not have onboard ramps.

  • Wheelchairs
  • WiFi