Caringbah railway station

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Caringbah
Caringbah Railway Station 2.jpg
Eastbound view in January 2007
LocationThe Kingsway, Caringbah
Coordinates34°02′29″S 151°07′20″E / 34.041489°S 151.122253°E / -34.041489; 151.122253Coordinates: 34°02′29″S 151°07′20″E / 34.041489°S 151.122253°E / -34.041489; 151.122253
Owned byTransport Asset Holding Entity
Operated bySydney Trains
Line(s)Cronulla
Distance31.51 kilometres from Central
Platforms2 (1 island)
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus
Construction
Structure typeGround
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusStaffed
Station codeCIH
WebsiteTransport for NSW
History
Opened16 December 1939
ElectrifiedYes
Passengers
20186,550 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Services
Preceding station TfNSW T.png Sydney Trains Following station
Woolooware
toward Cronulla
TfNSW T4.svg Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra Line Miranda

Caringbah railway station is located on the Cronulla line, serving the Sydney suburb of Caringbah. It is served by Sydney Trains T4 line services.

History[edit]

Caringbah station opened on 16 December 1939 when the Cronulla line opened from Sutherland to Cronulla.[2] Caringbah was originally one of two stations on the single track, the other being Gymea.

On 15 July 1985, the line from Gymea to Caringbah was duplicated with a new track laid north of the existing single line.[3][4]

In July 2001, an upgrade to the station was complete.[5]

In April 2010, the rest of the line was duplicated.[6]

Platforms & services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Bondi Junction [7]
2 services to Cronulla [7]

Transport links[edit]

Transdev NSW operates five routes via Caringbah station:

Caringbah station is served by one NightRide route:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Transport Performance and Analytics (21 December 2018). "Train Station Entries and Exits 2016 to 2018". Train Station Entries and Exits Data. Open Data: Government of New South Wales. Retrieved 2 May 2020.
  2. ^ Caringbah Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ "Gymea - Caringah Duplication Opened" Railway Digest August 1985 page 234
  4. ^ Caringbah Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  5. ^ CARINGBAH RAILWAY STATION EASY ACCESS Cordell
  6. ^ First passenger trains run on newly duplicated track on the Cronulla Line Transport Infrastructure Development Corporation 19 April 2010
  7. ^ a b "T4: Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra line timetable". Transport for NSW.
  8. ^ "Transdev NSW route 969". Transport for NSW.
  9. ^ "Transdev NSW route 971". Transport for NSW.
  10. ^ "Transdev NSW route 977". Transport for NSW.
  11. ^ "Transdev NSW route 978". Transport for NSW.
  12. ^ "Transdev NSW route 988". Transport for NSW.
  13. ^ "N11 Nightride". Transport for NSW.

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