Glenbrook railway station

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Glenbrook
Rlwy stn glenbrook.jpg
Westbound view in August 2007
Location Burfitt Parade, Glenbrook
Australia
Coordinates 33°46′09″S 150°37′15″E / 33.76903°S 150.62074°E / -33.76903; 150.62074Coordinates: 33°46′09″S 150°37′15″E / 33.76903°S 150.62074°E / -33.76903; 150.62074
Elevation 167 metres (548 ft)
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) Main Western
Distance 67.08 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Ground
Parking Yes
Disabled access No
Other information
Station code GBR
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 11 May 1913
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Central
Blue Mountains Line
towards Bathurst

Glenbrook railway station is located on the Main Western line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the Blue Mountains suburb of Glenbrook.

History[edit]

The station opened on 11 May 1913 after the construction of a deviation.[1]

Until October 1990 there was a loop for westbound services opposite platform 2.[2]

Historical view of the station

Platforms & services[edit]

Glenbrook has one island platform with two faces. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Blue Mountains Line services travelling from Sydney Central to Lithgow.[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Sydney Central [3]
2 services to Springwood, Katoomba, Mount Victoria & Lithgow [3]

Trivia[edit]

Glenbrook Station is also the name of a fictional subway station in the roller coaster Xpress: Platform 13 at Walibi Holland in the Netherlands

References[edit]

  1. ^ Glenbrook Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ "Glenbrook - Valley Heights" Railway Digest January 1991 page 23
  3. ^ a b c "Blue Mountains line timetable" (PDF). NSW Trainlink. 20 October 2013 [amended January 2015]. 

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