Padstow railway station, Sydney
|Address||Howard Road, Padstow
New South Wales, Australia
|Line(s)||East Hills railway line|
|Distance||19.34 km (12.02 mi) from Central|
|Platforms||2 (1 island)|
Padstow is a railway station on the Airport, Inner West & South Line of the Sydney Trains network. Located in the Sydney suburb of Padstow, it serves a residential area. Padstow is an intermediate station with an island platform serving two tracks. It opened in 1931 with the opening of the East Hills railway line from Tempe to East Hills, and opened with only one track until the line to East Hills was duplicated in 1987. The station has been equipped with Easy Access lifts for wheelchairs since about 2003.
Platforms and services
Padstow is currently an interchange in non-peak between 'all stations' trains to East Hills and 'limited stops' trains to Campelltown and Macarthur. Padstow is served mostly by four 'all-stations' trains per hour and four 'limited stops' trains via the airport, with some additional trains during peak hours.
As of the new Sydney Trains timetables on Sunday the 20th of October 2013: on weekdays the station is served by six trains per hour in each direction for most of the day, with additional trains provided during peak hours; and on weekends the station is served by four trains per hour in each direction for most of the day.
|1||all stations and limited stops services to Central and the City Circle via the Airport or Sydenham|
|2||all stations and limited stops services to Revesby, Glenfield, Campbelltown and Macarthur via East Hills|
Transdev NSW runs several routes via Padstow railway station:
- Route M91 - Parramatta and Hurstville
- Route M92 - Parramatta and Sutherland
- Route 926 - To Revesby Heights and Bankstown (Weekdays off peak only)
- Route 927 - to One Tree Point
- Route 962 - between Bankstown and Miranda
- Route 963 - to Menai
- Route S5 - weekday shopper service to Milperra via Revesby and Panania
NightRide runs one route via Padstow railway station:
- Route N40 - between East Hills station and City (Town Hall)
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