Morisset railway station

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Morisset
MorissetStationFromBridge.JPG
Southbound view in May 2007
Station statistics
Address Dora Street, Morisset
Australia
Coordinates 33°06′33″S 151°29′15″E / 33.109261°S 151.487555°E / -33.109261; 151.487555Coordinates: 33°06′33″S 151°29′15″E / 33.109261°S 151.487555°E / -33.109261; 151.487555
Line(s) Main Northern
Connections Bus
Distance 123.33 km (76.63 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 15 August 1887
Electrified Yes
Station code MOI
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Website Morisset
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Newcastle
Newcastle and Central Coast Line
towards Central

Morisset railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the City of Lake Macquarie suburb of Morisset opening on 15 August 1887 as Morrisset being renamed on 1 February 1889.[1]

Platforms & services[edit]

Morisset has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Central Coast & Newcastle line services travelling from Sydney to Newcastle.[2] Until October 2013 it was the terminating point for many local services from Newcastle, however these now all continue to Gosford and Sydney.

The remnants of the former freight yard are immediately north of the station including a southbound refuge loop.

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Central Coast & Newcastle Line Electric Multiple Unit services to Gosford & Sydney
2 Central Coast & Newcastle Line Electric Multiple Unit services to Newcastle

Transport links[edit]

Hunter Valley Buses operate four routes via Morisset station:

Rover Coaches operate one route to and from Morisset station:

Busways operate one route to and from Morisset station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morisset Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Central Coast & Newcastle line timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013
  3. ^ Routes 274-276 Timetable Hunter Valley Buses
  4. ^ a b c Routes 278-281 Timetable Hunter Valley Buses
  5. ^ Route 163 Timetable Rover Coaches
  6. ^ Route 95 Timetable Hunter Valley Buses

External links[edit]