Paterson railway station, New South Wales

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Station statistics
Address Railway Lane, Paterson
Coordinates 32°36′09″S 151°36′53″E / 32.602414°S 151.614667°E / -32.602414; 151.614667Coordinates: 32°36′09″S 151°36′53″E / 32.602414°S 151.614667°E / -32.602414; 151.614667
Line(s) North Coast
Distance 213.22 km (132.49 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 14 August 1911
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code PTR
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Opal card Active
Website Paterson
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Dungog
Hunter Line
North Coast Line
Dungog to Maitland
towards Newcastle

Paterson railway station is located on the North Coast line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the town of Paterson. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Hamilton (Newcastle) and Dungog. The station opened on 14 August 1911 with the original wooden station building still in place.[1][2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Paterson station consists of a single platform. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Hamilton (Newcastle) and Dungog. There are five services in each direction on weekdays, with three on Saturdays and two on Sundays.[3]

Opposite the platform is a crossing loop. In the mid-1980s the Rail Motor Society established its base on the site of the former freight yard opposite the station.[4]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Hunter Line Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Dungog & Hamilton (Newcastle) (2-5 per day)


  1. ^ Paterson Railway Precinct NSW Environment & Heritage
  2. ^ Paterson Station
  3. ^ Hunter line timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013
  4. ^ History of the Rail Motor Society Rail Motor Society

External links[edit]