Dapto railway station

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Dapto railway station.jpg
Northbound view from Platform 1
Station statistics
Address Station Street, Dapto
Coordinates 34°29′33″S 150°47′31″E / 34.492427°S 150.791838°E / -34.492427; 150.791838Coordinates: 34°29′33″S 150°47′31″E / 34.492427°S 150.791838°E / -34.492427; 150.791838
Line(s) South Coast
Distance 95.05 km (59.06 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 3 (2 side, 1 dock)
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened 9 January 1887
Electrified Yes
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code DAP
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Website Dapto
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
South Coast Line
towards Central

Dapto railway station is located on the South Coast line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the southern Wollongong suburb of Dapto, opening on 9 January 1887.[1] The weatherboard station on Platform 2 dates from 1887.[2]

From 1993 until 2001 it was the terminus point for electric services from Sydney Central with services to Bomaderry provided by diesel multiple units. In 1993 a second platform (Platform 1) was opened as part of the electrification of the line.

Platforms & services[edit]

Dapto has two side platforms as well as one dock platform. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink South Coast line services travelling between Sydney Central, Bondi Junction and Kiama.[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 South Coast Line H set electric services to Sydney Central & Bondi Junction
2 South Coast Line H set electric services to Kiama
3 South Coast Line Terminating H set electric services to/from Sydney Central & Bondi Junction dock platform

Transport links[edit]

Premier Illawarra operates two routes via Dapto station:

Image gallery[edit]

Station layout map[edit]

Dapto Station Plan.jpg


  1. ^ Dapto Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Dapto Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  3. ^ South Coast Line timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013
  4. ^ Wollongong Loop (anti-clockwise) Premier Illawarra
  5. ^ Wollongong Loop (clockwise) Premier Illawarra

External links[edit]

Media related to Dapto railway station at Wikimedia Commons