Esplanade railway station

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Coordinates: 31°57′24″S 115°51′20″E / 31.956586°S 115.855476°E / -31.956586; 115.855476

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Transperth TrainsList of Perth railway stations
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Joondalup Line
Mandurah Line
Street William Street, Mounts Bay Road
Suburb Perth
Distance from Perth 0.6 km (0.4 mi)
General information
Station code REE
Fare zone 1, SFTZ
Station design
Number of platforms 2
Platform architecture 1 island
Station structure Closed Station
Access by Ground level entrance
Train transfer Yes
Bus transfer Yes, at Esplanade Busport
Transit guard booth Yes
Park 'n' Ride No
Lock 'n' Ride No
Lifts 2
Escalators 2
Add Value Machines Yes
Public telephones Yes, at Esplanade Busport
Public toilets Yes, at Esplanade Busport

Esplanade Station is an underground railway station located in the CBD of Perth, Western Australia. Situated parallel to William Street, it features integrated bus services at the neighbouring Esplanade Busport. It is served by a north-south railway line, the southern part of which is the interburban Mandurah Line and the northern part of which is the urban Joondalup Line. Through services operate between these lines, connecting Esplanade Station to the Perth Underground station, less than 1 km away, the neighbouring southern city of Mandurah and the northern suburb of Clarkson. The station provides access to the Perth Water portion of the Swan River, as well as St. Georges Terrace and Mounts Bay Road.

Construction and opening[edit]

The site was first developed in 2004 [1] On 15 October 2007, it was opened as part of the New MetroRail project and became the terminus of the Joondalup Line. On 23 December 2007, the rest of the Mandurah Line was opened and the through services.[2] The station lacks bins, except for a single small bin outside the station.


Esplanade station has the following platform configuration:

Stop no. Platform Line Stopping pattern Destination Notes
[2816] Esplanade station platforms
99611 Transperth platform 1W.svg Joondalup All, C, K, L, W Butler Services continue through Perth underground onto Joondalup Line.
Perth underground Few services terminate at Perth underground.
99612 Transperth platform 2W.svg Mandurah All stations, C Mandurah
K Rockingham
W Cockburn Central W-pattern shuttle peak time weekdays only.


Bus transfers are available at the adjoining Esplanade Busport. Ferry transfers are available at the nearby Barrack Street Jetty. Blue cat stop 18 is located next to the station along William Street, Perth

Photo gallery[edit]

Construction photo gallery[edit]


SmartRider Free Transit Zone

Preceding station   Transperth Trains network   Following station
Terminus Joondalup Line
All, C, K, L, W
SmartRider Free Transit Zone
SmartRider Free Transit Zone
Mandurah Line
All, K, W
Zone 1
Mandurah Line
Zone 2
towards Mandurah