Edmondson Park railway station

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Edmondson Park
Edmondson Park Station 20150208 093556 (15850788503).jpg
Station entrance
Location Edmondson Park
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) South West Rail Link
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status Staffed
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 8 February 2015
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
Terminus
T2
Inner West & South Line
towards Circular Quay

Edmondson Park railway station is a station on the South West Rail Link which serves the south-western Sydney suburb of Edmondson Park. It opened on 8 February 2015.[1][2] It is part of the Sydney Trains network.

History[edit]

Edmondson Park has one island platform with two faces.[3] Initial services consisted of a half-hourly shuttle between Leppington and Liverpool.[4] From 13 December 2015, trains operate to the city via Granville as part of the Airport, Inner West & South Line.[5]

From 2017, commuters from Edmondson Park will have the choice to travel to either the city via Granville or to Blacktown via the Cumberland Line, when new services are introduced later in the year.[6][7]

Platforms & services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
services to Central & the City Circle via Liverpool and Granville [8]
2
services to Leppington

Transport links[edit]

Interline Bus Services operate one route via Edmondson Park station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sydney’s new rail line to open next month Daily Telegraph 2 January 2015
  2. ^ South West Rail Link opens to customers in February 2015 Transport for NSW 2 January 2015
  3. ^ South West Rail Link Overview p.3 - Transport Construction Authority
  4. ^ "First test trains hit the tracks on South West Rail Link". Transport for NSW. 6 November 2014. 
  5. ^ "South West Rail Link: Soon to head North and East, with more services". Transport for NSW. 15 October 2015. 
  6. ^ Barr, Eliza (27 February 2017). "Southwest Sydney train service to increase with new peak hour trains and north-south connection from Leppington to Parramatta and Blacktown". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 27 February 2017. 
  7. ^ O'Sullivan, Matt (27 February 2017). "Decision on rail link to new Sydney airport 'many years off', Transport Minister Andrew Constance says". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 27 February 2017. 
  8. ^ "T2: Inner West & South line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 13 December 2015. 
  9. ^ "Route 869 timetable" (PDF). Interline Bus Services. 8 February 2015. 

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