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Functional but needs a facelift

Our Amtrak conductor sped the train to get us into Memphis (our final stop) 30 minutes ahead of... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2018
Randal J
Burr Ridge, Illinois
A Step Back In Time

Central Station is the Amtrak terminal for its New Orleans to Chicago route. The Amtrak portion of... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2017
R Layne H
Memphis, Tennessee
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Apr 4, 2018
“Functional but needs a facelift”
Nov 8, 2017
“A Step Back In Time”
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545 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4819
+1 901-529-0390
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The place is packed and you will have to stand in line for a very short time there’s inside seating and outside seating , the prices are affordable the portions are big.

Thank Donna B
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

The entrance during remodel is hard to find. If using GPS it's easier to search for MATA. I took pictures of the building and screenshot the location. May be someone else won't have these issues.

Thank Tracy T
Reviewed April 26, 2018

The building is being remodeled and the old entrance is closed. The "station" is a small room and entry is only by way of cab or a long walk from the south. The cabs stationed in Memphis the ones that sit idling and preying on...More

3  Thank zzzjones
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Our Amtrak conductor sped the train to get us into Memphis (our final stop) 30 minutes ahead of schedule. What was the advantage? The departure from Memphis was a set time and being there early meant we had to stand outside in the rain until...More

Thank Randal J
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Please...please help Amtrak passengers get access to the terminal. We walked almost four city block to get to the temporary Amtrak desk...someone could of a better terminal...?

1  Thank Mickey L
Reviewed November 25, 2017

The original station is closed and is being refurbished and converted to a hotel, so it should be good when finished, Meanwhile the station is just a room with grumpy staff and two trains (The City of New Orleans) a day one in the morning...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Central Station is the Amtrak terminal for its New Orleans to Chicago route. The Amtrak portion of the station is refurbished-old, with ticket counters behind a wrought iron screen, tiles floors, old wooden benches for departing passengers, and an outside area immediately adjacent to where...More

2  Thank R Layne H
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

We caught our train to New Orleans from Memphis Central Station this morning. We were surprised to see how small the waiting room is for a city station and it was jam packed full! There is obviously more to the station than we were allowed...More

Thank John M
Reviewed July 24, 2017

We were walking around town and needed to use the facilities so we went into Central Station. It has been around for a long time and does have a lot of history, just not really anything to do here, unless it is rented out for...More

Thank LakelandLady87
Reviewed June 16, 2017

This place beat the restaurant Rendezvous for ribs and pork. It was so good and priced so reasonable. Menus are given out as you enter and you must have a decision on what you want prior to reaching the "order/paying" window, then you are seated....More

Thank james b
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Response from R Layne H | Reviewed this property |
You will dropped off just meters from the Amtrak interior waiting area that is immediately adjacent to the loading platform. It will be well lit & safe. Make sure the station will be open when you arrive although I feel... More