Bell railway station, Melbourne

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Northbound view from Platform 2 in March 2007
Location Garnet Street, Preston
Coordinates 37°44′44″S 145°00′01″E / 37.7456°S 145.0003°E / -37.7456; 145.0003Coordinates: 37°44′44″S 145°00′01″E / 37.7456°S 145.0003°E / -37.7456; 145.0003
Owned by VicTrack
Operated by Metro
Line(s) South Morang
Distance 11.70 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Structure type Ground
Other information
Status Premium station
Station code BEL
Fare zone Myki zone 1
Website Public Transport Victoria
Opened 8 October 1889
Electrified Yes
Preceding station   Metro Trains   Following station
South Morang line
toward South Morang

Bell railway station is located on the South Morang line in Victoria, Australia. It serves the north-eastern Melbourne suburb of Preston opening as Preston-Bell Street on 8 October 1889 being renamed Bell on 1 August 1905.[1] A signal box is located on Platform 1, which controls level crossings located at both ends of the station, as well as a siding.

On 25 August 2008 it was upgraded to a Premium station.[2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Bell has two side platforms. It is serviced by Metro Trains' South Morang line services.[3]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

Transport links[edit]

Dyson's Bus Services operate three routes via Bell station:


  1. ^ Preston Vicsig
  2. ^ "Bell Station Becomes a Premium Stop for Commuters". Media Release: Premier of Victoria, Australia. 25 August 2008. Retrieved 2008-08-27. 
  3. ^ South Morang Line timetable Public Transport Victoria
  4. ^ Route 513 Eltham - Glenroy timetable Public Transport Victoria
  5. ^ Route 552 North East Reservoir - Northcote Plaza timetable Public Transport Victoria
  6. ^ Route 553 Preston - West Preston timetable Public Transport Victoria

External links[edit]

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