Clarkson railway station, Perth

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Clarkson
Transperth Clarkson Train Station.jpg
Southbound view in February 2005
Location Orenco Bend, Clarkson
Australia
Coordinates 31°41′27″S 115°44′17″E / 31.690782°S 115.737963°E / -31.690782; 115.737963Coordinates: 31°41′27″S 115°44′17″E / 31.690782°S 115.737963°E / -31.690782; 115.737963
Owned by Public Transport Authority
Operated by Transperth
Line(s)       Joondalup
Distance 33.2 kilometres from Perth
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 3
Bus stands 5
Construction
Structure type Ground
Parking 1059
Disabled access Yes
Architectural style Yes
Other information
Station code JCN
99891 (platform 1)
99892 (platform 2)
Fare zone 4
History
Opened 4 October 2004
Rebuilt Yes
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Transperth Trains network   Following station
Joondalup Line
Terminus

Clarkson railway station is a railway station on the Transperth network. It is located on the Joondalup line, 33.2 kilometres from Perth station serving the suburb of Clarkson.

History[edit]

In November 2002, the contract to build Clarkson station was awarded to Transfield Services.[1] It opened on 4 October 2004 as the terminus of the Joondalup line when it was extended from Currambine. Beyond Clarkson, the line continued north for a further 3.5 kilometres to Nowergup depot.[2][3][4]

On 21 September 2014, the line was extended to Butler.[5][6][7][8]

Services[edit]

Clarkson station is served by Transperth Joondalup line services.[9]

Platforms[edit]

[1450] Clarkson station platforms
Stop Platform Line Stopping pattern Destination Notes
99891 1 Joondalup All station, A, K Perth Underground
99892 2 Joondalup All stations Butler

Bus routes[edit]

Clarkson station is served by the following Transperth bus routes

Stop Route Destination / description Notes
[21912] Stand 1 481 to Quinns Rocks via Rothesay Heights & Mindarie Drive[10]
[21911] Stand 2 482 to Butler station via Marmion Avenue & Santa Barbara Parade[11]
[21910] Stand 3 – Set down 904 Rail replacement service to Perth station
[21909] Stand 4 483 to Alkimos via Merriwa & Butler station[12]
[21908] Stand 5 484 to Alkimos via Ridgewood & Butler station[13]
[21907] Stand 6 904 Rail replacement service to Butler station
471 to Joondalup station via Burns Beach This service only operates on Monday,Tuesday,Thursday and Friday school days.
474 to Joondalup station via Kinross[14] This service only operates Monday to Friday.
480 to Butler station via Marmion Avenue[15]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Clarkson Station Minister for Planning & Infrastructure 13 November 2002
  2. ^ Railway (Northern & Southern Urban Extensions) Act 1999 Western Australian Government Gazette 5 October 2004 page 4319
  3. ^ Annual Report year ended 30 June 2005 Public Transport Corporation
  4. ^ History of Stations on the Clarkson Train Line Right Track
  5. ^ Butler station opens Public Transport Authority
  6. ^ Extended northern railway: Butler station to open today Perth Now 21 September 2014
  7. ^ Butler train station and rail extension opens ABC News 21 September 2014
  8. ^ "The Butler Rail Extension Opening" Railway Digest November 2014 pages 32-34
  9. ^ Joondalup Line Timetable Transperth 31 January 2016
  10. ^ "Route 481". Bus Timetable 85 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 
  11. ^ "Route 482". Bus Timetable 85 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 
  12. ^ "Route 483". Bus Timetable 78 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 10 April 2016]. 
  13. ^ "Route 484". Bus Timetable 78 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 10 April 2016]. 
  14. ^ "Route 474". Bus Timetable 67 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 
  15. ^ "Route 480". Bus Timetable 85 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 

External links[edit]


Clarkson
Zone 3

Preceding station   Transperth Trains network   Following station
Zone 4
Joondalup Line
All
Zone 5
Terminus
Joondalup Line
K
Terminus