Macquarie University railway station

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Macquarie University
Macquarie University station entrance.jpg
Station front in February 2009
Location Corner Herring & Waterloo Roads, Macquarie Park
Coordinates 33°46′38″S 151°07′05″E / 33.777337°S 151.118075°E / -33.777337; 151.118075Coordinates: 33°46′38″S 151°07′05″E / 33.777337°S 151.118075°E / -33.777337; 151.118075
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) Chatswood-Epping
Distance 22.07 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Underground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code MCU
Fare zone MyZone 2
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 23 February 2009
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Hornsby
T1
North Shore and Northern Line
via Macquarie University
towards Central

Macquarie University railway station is located on the Chatswood to Epping line, serving the Sydney suburb of Macquarie Park including the nearby Macquarie University and Macquarie Centre. It is served by Sydney Trains T1 Northern services.

History[edit]

Westbound view
Concourse

Macquarie University station opened on 23 February 2009 on the same date as the Chatswood to Epping line.[1][2]

In 2018, Macquarie University station will close for six months for conversion to a rapid transit station that will include the installation of platform screen doors.[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
services to Strathfield & beyond via Chatswood & Central [4]
2
services to Hornsby via Pennant Hills [4]

Transport links[edit]

Hillsbus (except 630), 740 and M41 bus stops are located outside the station entrance. All other services stop at the nearby Macquarie Centre.

Busways operates one route via Macquarie University station:

Forest Coach Lines operates one route via Macquarie University station:

Hillsbus operate six routes via Macquarie University station:

Sydney Buses operate 14 routes via Macquarie University station:

Transdev NSW:operates four routes via Macquarie University station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ CityRail - Epping to Chatswood rail link CityRail
  2. ^ Macquarie University Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ Planning starts to convert Epping to Chatswood rail line to rapid transit Transport for NSW 19 September 2014
  4. ^ a b "T1: North Shore & Northern line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 20 October 2013 [amended February 2015]. 
  5. ^ Route 740 timetable information Busways 18 May 2014
  6. ^ Route 197 timetable Forest Coach Lines 18 May 2015
  7. ^ a b Routes 611 & 630 timetable Hillsbus 27 January 2015
  8. ^ Route 619 timetable Hillsbus 18 May 2015
  9. ^ Routes 620N, 620X, 621, 622, 642 and 642X timetable Hillsbus 27 January 2015
  10. ^ Routes 618 and 628 timetable Hillsbus 27 January 2015
  11. ^ Routes 635, 650, 650X, 651, 652X and 653 timetable Hillsbus 27 January 2015
  12. ^ a b c Routes 288 & 290 timetable Sydney Buses 11 October 2009
  13. ^ Route 292 timetable Sydney Buses 11 October 2009
  14. ^ Route 295 timetable Sydney Buses 20 October 2013
  15. ^ Route 459 timetable Sydney Buses 20 October 2013
  16. ^ a b Routes 545 & 550 timetable Sydney Buses 20 October 2013
  17. ^ Route M54 timetable Sydney Buses 27 April 2014
  18. ^ Route 562 timetable Transdev NSW 20 October 2013
  19. ^ Route 565 timetable Transdev NSW 20 October 2013
  20. ^ Route 572 timetable Transdev NSW 20 October 2013
  21. ^ Route 575 timetable Transdev NSW 20 October 2013

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