Penrith railway station, Sydney

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Penrith
Penrith railway station.jpg
Station statistics
Address Jane Street, Penrith
New South Wales, Australia
Coordinates 33°45′01″S 150°41′47″E / 33.750142°S 150.696427°E / -33.750142; 150.696427Coordinates: 33°45′01″S 150°41′47″E / 33.750142°S 150.696427°E / -33.750142; 150.696427
Elevation 29 metres (95 ft)
Line(s) Main Western railway line
Connections Bus (interchange)
Train
Taxi (rank)
Distance 55.09 km (34.23 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 3 (1 side, 1 island)
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened 1863
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code PNR
Owned by RailCorp
Operator Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink
Website Penrith
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
Terminus
T1
Western Line
towards Central
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Bathurst
Blue Mountains Line
towards Central
towards Dubbo
NSW TrainLink Western
Dubbo XPT
towards Sydney
NSW TrainLink Western
Broken Hill Outback Xplorer
towards Sydney

Penrith railway station is a station located on the Main Western Line at the western extremity of Sydney, Australia. It is served by the T1 Western Line of the Sydney Trains network and the Blue Mountains Line of the NSW TrainLink network. Located in the Sydney suburb of Penrith, the station also serves surrounding suburbs through bus connections including Lemongrove, Glenmore Park, Mulgoa, Wallacia, Warragamba, Regentville, Jamisontown, South Penrith, Mount Pleasant, Cranebrook and Castlereagh and is popular due to its express and limited stops services. There is a large commuter carpark with 875 spaces.[1]

Penrith is the 29th most patronised railway station in Sydney (out of a total of 176 stations), with an average of 7860 passengers boarding per day.

Platforms and services[edit]

The station is served by three to four trains per hour each way, with additional trains during weekday peak hours.

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
terminating services, returning as suburban all stations and limited stops services to Central, then Chatswood and beyond
2 Blue Mountains Line intercity services to Central [i]
suburban all stations and limited stops services to Central, then Chatswood and beyond
NSW TrainLink Western country services to Sydney (1 per day, 2 on Tuesdays)
3 NSW TrainLink Western country services to Dubbo (1 per day) and Broken Hill (1 per week)
Blue Mountains Line intercity services to Springwood, Katoomba, Mount Victoria and Lithgow
to Emu Plains only

Most Western Line trains terminate at Penrith.

Bus services[edit]

Bus Interchange
Bus Interchange opposite side

Penrith Station Bus Interchange

Busways

  • 673 - to Windsor
  • 677 - to Richmond
  • 678 - to Richmond
  • 770 - to Mount Druitt
  • 774 - to Mount Druitt
  • 775 - to Mount Druitt
  • 776 - to Mount Druitt
  • 780 - to Mount Druitt
  • 781 - to St Marys
  • 782 - to Werrington, with off-peak extension to St Marys
  • 783 - to Jordan Springs
  • 784 - to Cranebrook
  • 785 - to Werrington
  • 786 - to Cranebrook
  • 789 - to Luddenham
  • 791 - to South Penrith and Jamisontown
  • 793 - to South Penrith
  • 794 - to Glenmore Park via South Penrith
  • 795 - to Warragamba
  • 797 - to Glenmore Park
  • 799 - to Glenmore Park
  • S13 - Mountainview Village Loop

NightRide

Blue Mountains Bus Company

  • 688 - to Emu Heights
  • 689 - to Leonay
  • 1688 - to Leonay/Emu Heights
  • 690P - to Faulconbridge
  • 690B - to Blaxland, continues to Mount Riverview as 691

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Trackplan[edit]

Track arrangement at Penrith

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