Wentworth Falls railway station

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Wentworth Falls
Wentworth Falls railway station.JPG
Eastbound view in September 2012
Station statistics
Address Station Street, Wentworth Falls
Australia
Coordinates 33°42′36″S 150°22′35″E / 33.709878°S 150.376418°E / -33.709878; 150.376418Coordinates: 33°42′36″S 150°22′35″E / 33.709878°S 150.376418°E / -33.709878; 150.376418
Elevation 872 metres (2,861 ft)
Line(s) Main Western
Connections Bus
Distance 102.61 km (63.76 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 22 July 1867
Electrified Yes
Station code WFS
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Opal card Active
Website Wentworth Falls
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Bathurst
Blue Mountains Line
towards Central

Wentworth Falls railway station is located on the Main Western line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the Blue Mountains town of Wentworth Falls opening on 22 July 1867 as Weatherboard, being renamed Wentworth Falls on 21 April 1879.[1] A passing loop previously existed north of Platform 1 but has been disconnected from the main line.

Upgrade[edit]

In May 2013, a major upgrade for Wentworth Falls was announced as part of the Transport Access Program.[2] In December 2014, designs for the major transformation were released, including three lifts, a covered walkway and bike parking facilities. Subject to community feedback, planning approval and contract award, work will start in the first half of 2015.[3]

Platforms & services[edit]

Wentworth Falls has one island platform with two sides. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Blue Mountains line services travelling from Sydney to Lithgow.[4]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Blue Mountains Line V set services to Sydney
2 Blue Mountains Line V set services to Katoomba, Mount Victoria & Lithgow

Transport links[edit]

Blue Mountains Transit operate two routes via Wentworth Falls station:[5]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wentworth Falls Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Major upgrade for Wentworth Falls Station Transport for NSW 24 May 2013
  3. ^ Wentworth Falls train station upgrade in sight Blue Mountains Gazette 16 December 2014
  4. ^ Blue Mountains line timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013
  5. ^ Upper Mountains Timetable Blue Mountains Bus Company

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