SOUTH PORTSMOUTH–SOUTH SHORE is a train station in South Shore,
Kentucky , served by
Amtrak , the United States' national passenger
rail service. Originally located in the unincorporated community or
South Portsmouth prior to construction of the
Carl Perkins Bridge ,
the station is currently located at Main Street and US 23 in the city
of South Shore. In addition to South Shore/South Portsmouth areas, the
station also serves the city of
Portsmouth, Ohio , which is located
directly across the
Ohio River . The station serves
Amtrak 's Cardinal
, trains 50 and 51 and is an unstaffed shelter only. The tracks are
CSX Transportation and were once owned by the Chesapeake and
Ohio Railway .
* ^ "
Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2016, Commonwealth of Kentucky" (PDF).
Amtrak . November 2016. Retrieved 21 February 2017.