Downtown Martinsburg
Caperton Train Station Lot information

Caperton Train Station, and adjacent parking lot,  is owned by the city of Martinsburg. Commuter parking for the Caperton Train Station lot is available on a monthly basis. Permits  are $20.00 per month, and are exclusively for use at the Caperton Train Station lot.

Permit forms can be found in the train station on the ledge of the former ticket window, or applicants may mail a note advising of which month(s) a permit is needed and the correct payment. Please keep in mind, if no spaces are available, you will be issued a permit for use at green top meters, unless you request otherwise on your application or in your correspondence.

Taking a day trip?

Please telephone 1-800-USA-RAIL to access information specifically regarding the train, such as ticket prices, schedules and onboard policies.

The City of Martinsburg offers short-term parking permits for the Caperton Train Station Parking lot. These permits are offered at $1.00 per weekday, excluding those holidays in which City of Martinsburg offices are closed. 

To obtain a permit:

  • In-person: City Hall, 232 N. Queen Street between 8 AM and 5 PM, Monday through Friday.
  • Mail: fill out and send in this form detailing what days the permit is to be for and a check or money order for the appropriate amount to City of Martinsburg, 232 N. Queen Street, Martinsburg WV 25401. Please be sure to include a valid return address to ensure a prompt return of the permit. Please allow 10 days for us to recieve and process your application.

How to calculate your payment due:

When calculating the permit fees, exclude weekends, holidays in which the City of Martinsburg offices are closed and after hour arrivals. For example, if you park on Friday at 5:00 PM and return to your car on Tuesday morning, you will be responsible for paying permit fees for Monday and Tuesday only.

If you have further questions, please feel free to contact the Parking Department at 304-264-2131 ext. 253.