Branxton railway station

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Branxton
BranxtonStationFromBridge.JPG
Station looking east in August 2007
Station statistics
Address Railway Street, Branxton
Australia
Coordinates 32°39′44″S 151°20′44″E / 32.662247°S 151.34562°E / -32.662247; 151.34562Coordinates: 32°39′44″S 151°20′44″E / 32.662247°S 151.34562°E / -32.662247; 151.34562
Line(s) Main Northern
Distance 215.55 km (133.94 mi) from Central
Structure type Ground
Platforms 2 (2 side)
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 24 March 1862
Station code BNX
Owned by RailCorp
Operator NSW TrainLink
Fare zone MyZone 3
Website Branxton
Services
Preceding station   NSW Main lines   Following station
towards Wallangarra
Main North Line
towards Sydney
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Scone
Hunter Line
Main North Line
(Scone to Maitland)
towards Newcastle
Preceding station   NSW Main lines   Following station
towards Wallangarra
Main North Line
towards Sydney

Branxton railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the town of Branxton opening on 24 March 1862.[1]

A crossing loop previously ran behind Platform 2 but this has now been taken out of use. To the south-west of the station, is a branch to the Hunter Valley Railway Trust's North Rothbury museum.

Platforms & services[edit]

Branxton has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Newcastle and Muswellbrook/Scone. There are four services in each direction on weekdays, and two on weekends.[2]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Hunter Line Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Newcastle (2-4 each way per day)
2 Hunter Line Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Muswellbrook/Scone (2-4 each way per day)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Branxton Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Hunter line timetable NSW TrainLink 20 October 2013

External links[edit]