Coburg railway station

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For the stations in Coburg, Germany, see Railway stations in Coburg.
Not to be confused with Cobourg railway station in Canada
Coburg
Coburg railway station, Melbourne.jpg
Southbound view from Platform 2 in June 2012
Station statistics
Address Bell Street, Coburg
Coordinates 37°44′32″S 144°57′48″E / 37.7423°S 144.9634°E / -37.7423; 144.9634Coordinates: 37°44′32″S 144°57′48″E / 37.7423°S 144.9634°E / -37.7423; 144.9634
Line(s) Upfield
Connections Bus
Distance 10.12 kilometres from Southern Cross
Structure type Ground
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 9 September 1884
Electrified Yes
Station code COB
Owned by VicTrack
Operator Metro
Myki zone 1
Station status Premium station
Melway map Melway
Website Public Transport Victoria
Services
Preceding station   Metro Trains   Following station
Upfield line
toward Upfield
Location
Google map

Coburg railway station is located on the Upfield line in Victoria, Australia. It serves the northern Melbourne suburb of Coburg opening on 9 September 1884.[1]

A disused signal box is located at the southern end of the station.

Boom barriers replaced hand gates at Bell Street in 1962, with boom barriers replacing interlocked gates at Munro Street in 1983.[2] A second platform was provided in 1995.[2] It was upgraded to a Premium station on 28 June 1996.[3]

Platforms & services[edit]

Coburg has two side platforms. It is serviced by Metro Trains' Upfield line services.[4]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

Transport links[edit]

Dyson's Bus Services operate two routes via Coburg station:

Transdev Melbourne operates one SmartBus route via Coburg station:

Ventura Bus Lines operates one route via Coburg station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coburg Vicsig
  2. ^ a b Andrew Waugh. "VR History by Andrew Waugh - Upfield Line". VR History. Retrieved 2009-02-24. 
  3. ^ "Upgrading Eltham to a Premium Station". Newsrail (Australian Railway Historical Society): page 310. October 1997. 
  4. ^ Upfield Line timetable Public Transport Victoria
  5. ^ Route 513 Eltham - Glenroy timetable Public Transport Victoria
  6. ^ Route 534 Glenroy - Coburg timetable Public Transport Victoria
  7. ^ Route 903 Altona - Mordialloc timetable Public Transport Victoria
  8. ^ Route 527 Gowrie - Northland timetable Public Transport Victoria

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