Berwick railway station, Melbourne

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Berwick
PTV commuter and regional rail station
Berwick railway station, Melbourne.JPG
Station building in April 2015
LocationClyde Road
Berwick, Victoria
Australia
Coordinates38°02′23″S 145°20′42″E / 38.0397°S 145.3450°E / -38.0397; 145.3450Coordinates: 38°02′23″S 145°20′42″E / 38.0397°S 145.3450°E / -38.0397; 145.3450
Owned byVicTrack
Operated byMetro Trains
Line(s)Gippsland line
Distance44.58 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms2 (1 island)
Tracks2
Train operators
Connections10 bus routes
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Parking775 spaces
Bicycle facilitiesAvailable
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusOperational, premium station
Station codeBEW
Fare zone2
WebsitePublic Transport Victoria
History
Opened8 October 1877 (1877-10-08)
Electrified1500 V DC overhead
Traffic
Passengers (2008–2009)750,368[1]
Passengers (2009–2010)776,349[1]Increase 3.47%
Passengers (2010–2011)848,874[1]Increase 9.41%
Passengers (2011–2012)890,924[1]Increase 4.95%
Passengers (2012–2013)Not measured[1]
Passengers (2013–2014)827,436[1]Decrease 7.18%
Services
Preceding station   Metro Trains   Following station
Pakenham line
towards Pakenham
V/Line
Traralgon line
Limited services
towards Traralgon

Berwick railway station is a railway station on the Gippsland line in Victoria, Australia. It serves the south-eastern Melbourne suburb of Berwick, and opened on 8 October 1887.[2]

Boom barriers were provided at the Clyde Road level crossing in 1986.[3]

During September 1988, the former No. 2 and No. 3 roads were removed.[4]

It was designated as a premium station in 1998.[5]

Berwick Station at Clyde Road was added to the railway crossing removal project in 2019.[6]

Platforms & services[edit]

Berwick has one island platform with two faces. It is serviced by Metro Trains' Pakenham line and V/Line Traralgon services.[7][8]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

It is planned to connect the Pakenham line to the Sunbury line through the new Metro Tunnel in late 2025.

Transport links[edit]

Ventura Bus Lines operates ten routes via Berwick station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Train Station Patronage FY2008-2014". Public Transport Victoria. 14 May 2015. Archived from the original (XLS) on 30 March 2016. Retrieved 1 November 2016. (access from [1] Archived 3 November 2016 at the Wayback Machine)
  2. ^ Berwick Vicsig
  3. ^ "Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. March 1987. p. 89.
  4. ^ "Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. November 1988. p. 345.
  5. ^ "Upgrading Eltham to a Premium Station". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. October 1997. p. 310.
  6. ^ Clyde Road, Berwick Level Crossing Removal Project 2019
  7. ^ "Pakenham Line". Public Transport Victoria.
  8. ^ Traralgon – Melbourne timetable Public Transport Victoria
  9. ^ "828 Hampton - Berwick Station via Southland SC & Dandenong". Public Transport Victoria.
  10. ^ "831 Berwick Station - Kingsmere Estate via Casey Hospital". Public Transport Victoria.
  11. ^ "834 Berwick Station - Narre Warren Circle via Berwick North & Narre Warren South". Public Transport Victoria.
  12. ^ "835 Berwick Station - Narre Warren Circle via Narre Warren South & Berwick North". Public Transport Victoria.
  13. ^ "836 Berwick Station - Eden Rise SC via Bridgewater Estate". Public Transport Victoria.
  14. ^ "837 Berwick Station - Beaconsfield East via Brisbane St & Beaconsfield Plaza SC". Public Transport Victoria.
  15. ^ "838 Emerald - Fountain Gate SC via Beaconsfield & Berwick". Public Transport Victoria.
  16. ^ "839 Berwick Station - Berwick North via Telford Dr & Whistler Dr". Public Transport Victoria.
  17. ^ "846 Berwick Station - Eden Rise SC via Bryn Mawr Bvd". Public Transport Victoria.
  18. ^ "847 Berwick Station - The Avenue Village SC". Public Transport Victoria.

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