Jolimont railway station

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Jolimont
Jolimont station b&w.jpg
Westbound view
Station statistics
Address Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Coordinates 37°48′59″S 144°58′58″E / 37.81638°S 144.98290°E / -37.81638; 144.98290Coordinates: 37°48′59″S 144°58′58″E / 37.81638°S 144.98290°E / -37.81638; 144.98290
Line(s) Hurstbridge
South Morang
Connections Tram
Distance 2.91 kilometres from Southern Cross
Structure type Ground
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 21 October 1901
Electrified Yes
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code JLI
Owned by VicTrack
Operator Metro
Myki zone 1
Station status Host station
Melway map Melway
Website Public Transport Victoria
Services
Preceding station   Metro Trains   Following station
toward City Loop
South Morang line
toward South Morang
Hurstbridge line
toward Hurstbridge
Location
Google map

Jolimont railway station is located on the South Morang and Hurstbridge lines in Victoria, Australia. It serves the inner Melbourne suburb of East Melbourne opening on 21 October 1901.[1]

Jolimont is one of two closest stations to the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the other being Richmond. During events at the MCG extra exit gates are open to reduce crowding.[2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Jolimont has two side platforms. It is serviced by Metro Trains' South Morang and Hurstbridge line services.[3][4]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

Transport links[edit]

Yarra Trams operate two routes via Jolimont station

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jolimont Vicsig
  2. ^ Public Transport Melbourne Cricket Ground
  3. ^ South Morang Line timetable Public Transport Victoria
  4. ^ Hurstbridge Line timetable Public Transport Victoria
  5. ^ Route 48 North Balwyn - Victoria Harbour Docklands timetable Public Transport Victoria
  6. ^ Route 75 Etihad Stadium Docklands - Vermont South timetable Public Transport Victoria

Media related to Jolimont railway station, Melbourne at Wikimedia Commons

Westbound view in February 2013