Clarendon railway station

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Eastbound view from Platform 2 in December 2008
Location Racecourse Road, Clarendon
Coordinates 33°36′32″S 150°47′17″E / 33.60899722°S 150.7881611°E / -33.60899722; 150.7881611Coordinates: 33°36′32″S 150°47′17″E / 33.60899722°S 150.7881611°E / -33.60899722; 150.7881611
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) Richmond
Distance 57.21 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Connections TfNSW B.svg
Structure type Ground
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Station code CRD
Website Sydney Trains
Opened 1870
Electrified Yes
Previous names Hawkesbury Racecourse
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Richmond
Western Line
towards Central

Clarendon railway station is located on the Richmond line, serving the Sydney suburb of Clarendon. It is served by Sydney Trains T1 Western and T5 Cumberland line services.


Clarendon station opened in 1870 as Hawkesbury Racecourse, being renamed Clarendon on 1 November 1876.[1][2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
services to Hornsby via Central & Chatswood [3]
services to Leppington [4]
services to Richmond [3]
services to Richmond [4]

Transport links[edit]

Clarendon station is served by one NightRide route:[5]

Air show service[edit]

An annual air show takes place on the adjacent RAAF Base Richmond and special train services operate. The line west of Clarendon to Richmond is downgraded to a siding, and as trains arrive at Clarendon, terminate and stable on the temporary siding beyond. A connecting bus maintains a passenger service to East Richmond and Richmond stations.


Track layout


  1. ^ Clarendon Station
  2. ^ Clarendon Railway Station NSW Environment & Heritage
  3. ^ a b "T1: Western line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 20 October 2013 [amended January 2015]. 
  4. ^ a b "T5: Cumberland line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 20 October 2013 [amended January 2015]. 
  5. ^ NightRide bus services Archived 15 February 2015 at the Wayback Machine. Transport Info NSW

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