Waratah railway station

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Waratah railway station, seen from footbridge.JPG
Station looking east in July 2013
Station statistics
Address Station Street, Waratah
Coordinates 32°54′09″S 151°43′53″E / 32.902578°S 151.731523°E / -32.902578; 151.731523Coordinates: 32°54′09″S 151°43′53″E / 32.902578°S 151.731523°E / -32.902578; 151.731523
Line(s) Main Northern
Connections Bus
Distance 165.96 km (103.12 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 4
Other information
Opened 9 March 1858
Station code WTH
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Opal card Active
Website Waratah
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Dungog or Scone
Hunter Line
towards Newcastle

Waratah railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves Waratah in the western suburbs of Newcastle, opening on 9 March 1858.[1][2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Waratah has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling from Hamilton (Newcastle) to Maitland, Muswellbrook, Scone, Telarah and Dungog.[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Hunter Line Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Hamilton (Newcastle)
2 Hunter Line Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Maitland, Telarah, Dungog, Muswellbrook & Scone

Transport links[edit]

Newcastle Buses operate two routes via Waratah station:



  1. ^ Waratah Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Station Names. Date of opening, closing and/or change of name. Public Transport Commission of New South Wales Administrative Branch (Archives Section) (3rd ed.). February 1979 [1965]. p. 34. 
  3. ^ Hunter line timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013

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