Sprinter (light rail)
Diesel multiple unit hybrid rail route (light rail with some commuter rail features) operating in the North County area of San Diego County between the cities of Escondido and Oceanside, California, United States.- Sprinter (light rail)
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Commuter rail system in Southern California consisting of seven lines and 62 stations operating on 534 mi of rail network.
It connects with the Los Angeles County Metro Rail and Metro Busway system, the San Diego Coaster commuter rail and Sprinter light rail services, and with Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner, Coast Starlight, Southwest Chief, Sunset Limited, and Texas Eagle intercity rail services.
Commuter rail service that operates in the central and northern coastal regions of San Diego County, California, United States.
SDNR purchased the 41 miles of the Surf Line within San Diego County plus the 22 miles Escondido Branch (later used for the SPRINTER) from the Santa Fe Railway that year.
Agency responsible for public transportation in Northern San Diego County, California.
The agency manages the COASTER commuter rail service between Oceanside and San Diego, the SPRINTER light rail service between Escondido and Oceanside, the BREEZE transit bus service, LIFT paratransit service, and FLEX on-demand and point-deviation service.
City on the South Coast of California, located in San Diego County.
The Oceanside Transit Center provides train services on Amtrak, Metrolink, Coaster, and Sprinter.
Public university in San Marcos, California.
The SPRINTER light rail provides service to a station on the northeast corner of the campus.
Form of passenger urban rail transit characterized by a combination of tram and metro features.
Light rail vehicles are typically driven electrically with power being drawn from an overhead electric line via a trolley [pole] or a pantograph; driven by an operator onboard the vehicle; and may have either high platform loading or low-level boarding using steps." However, some diesel-powered transit is designated light rail, such as the O-Train Trillium Line in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, the River Line in New Jersey, United States, and the Sprinter in California, United States, which use diesel multiple unit (DMU) cars.
City in San Diego County, California.
The North County Transit District operates a bus system and a light rail system, Sprinter, with stations at Vista Transit Center and Civic Center Drive within city limits and also the Buena Creek Road in eastern Vista sphere of influence.
Family of diesel or electric multiple unit passenger trains developed by Siemens Mobility, a division of the German Siemens AG conglomerate.
The Sprinter light rail system employs VT642 Desiro diesel units.
City in San Diego County's North County region, 30 mi northeast of downtown San Diego, 15 miles from the ocean, and 40 miles from the Mexican border.
The Sprinter light rail line, operated by NCTD, links the transit center to Oceanside using the existing 22 mi-long Escondido Branch trackage of the San Diego Northern Railroad.
City in the North County region of San Diego County, California.
SPRINTER light rail service, which is operated by the North County Transit District (NCTD), is available in the city of San Marcos with stops located at Palomar College, the San Marcos Civic Center, and Cal State San Marcos.