Aberdeen railway station, New South Wales

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Aberdeen
Aberdeennov10.jpg
Southbound view of station in November 2010 after refurbishment
Station statistics
Address New England Highway, Aberdeen
Australia
Coordinates 32°10′02″S 150°53′31″E / 32.167144°S 150.892035°E / -32.167144; 150.892035Coordinates: 32°10′02″S 150°53′31″E / 32.167144°S 150.892035°E / -32.167144; 150.892035
Line(s) Main Northern
Distance 300.73 km (186.86 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 20 October 1870
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code ABD
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Opal card Active
Website Aberdeen
Services
Preceding station   NSW Main lines   Following station
towards Wallangarra
Main North Line
towards Sydney
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
Terminus
Hunter Line
Main North Line
(Scone to Maitland)
towards Newcastle
towards Moree or Armidale
NSW TrainLink North Western
towards Sydney

Aberdeen railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the town of Aberdeen opening on 20 August 1870.[1]

Platforms & services[edit]

Southbound view of station in 1958

The station has one platform and a passing loop. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Hamilton (Newcastle) and Scone. There are three services in each direction on weekdays, and two on weekends.[2]

It is also served by a daily northbound TrainLink Xplorer service to Armidale and Moree with a southbound service operating to Sydney.[3]

In 2010 the station was refurbished, with a new shelter and retaining walls built.

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Hunter Line Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Hamilton (Newcastle) & Scone (2-3 per day)
NSW TrainLink North Western Xplorer services to Armidale/Moree and Sydney (1 each way per day)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Aberdeen Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Hunter line timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013
  3. ^ North Western timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013

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