Caringbah railway station

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Caringbah
Caringbah Railway Station 2.jpg
Eastbound view in January 2007
Location The Kingsway, Caringbah
Coordinates 34°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 by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) Cronulla
Distance 31.51 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code CIH
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 16 December 1939
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Cronulla
T4
Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra Line

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.[1] 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.[2][3] In April 2010, the rest of the line was duplicated.[4]

Platforms & services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
services to Bondi Junction [5]
2
services to Cronulla [5]

Transport links[edit]

Transdev NSW operates six routes via Caringbah station:

Caringbah station is served by one NightRide route:[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Caringbah Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ "Gymea - Caringah Duplication Opened" Railway Digest August 1985 page 234
  3. ^ Caringbah Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ First passenger trains run on newly duplicated track on the Cronulla Line Transport Infrastructure Development Corporation 19 April 2010
  5. ^ a b "T4: Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 20 October 2013 [amended January 2015]. 
  6. ^ "Route 962 timetable" (PDF). Transdev NSW. 27 April 2015. 
  7. ^ "Route 969 timetable" (PDF). Transdev NSW. 27 April 2015. 
  8. ^ a b "Routes 970, 971 and 988 timetable" (PDF). Transdev NSW. 27 April 2015. 
  9. ^ a b "Routes 977 and 978 timetable]" (PDF). Transdev NSW. 27 April 2015. 
  10. ^ NightRide bus services Archived 15 February 2015 at the Wayback Machine. Transport Info NSW

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