Hallam railway station

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Hallam
PTV commuter rail station
Hallam Railway Station, Melbourne.JPG
View of platforms at Hallam, April 2015
LocationHallam Road
Hallam, Victoria 3803
Australia
Coordinates38°01′04″S 145°16′13″E / 38.0179°S 145.2702°E / -38.0179; 145.2702Coordinates: 38°01′04″S 145°16′13″E / 38.0179°S 145.2702°E / -38.0179; 145.2702
Owned byVicTrack
Operated byMetro Trains
Line(s)Gippsland line
Distance37.45 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms2
Tracks2
Train operatorsMetro Trains
Connections5 bus routes
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Parking590 spaces
Bicycle facilitiesAvailable
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusOperational, unstaffed
Station codeHLM
Fare zone2
WebsitePublic Transport Victoria
History
Opened1 December 1880 (1880-12-01)
Electrified1500 V DC overhead
Previous namesHallam's Road
Traffic
Passengers (2008–2009)685,107[1]
Passengers (2009–2010)706,461[1]Increase 7.06%
Passengers (2010–2011)738,349[1]Increase 4.51%
Passengers (2011–2012)714,059[1]Decrease 3.29%
Passengers (2012–2013)Not measured[1]
Passengers (2013–2014)612,964[1]Decrease 14.16%
Services
Preceding station   Metro Trains   Following station
Pakenham line
towards Pakenham
Closed station navigation
Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
General Motors   Orbost line   Line open

Hallam railway station is a railway station located on the Gippsland line, in Victoria, Australia. It serves the south-eastern Melbourne suburb of Hallam, and opened on 1 December 1880 as Hallam's Road. It was renamed Hallam on 2 May 1904.[2]

Boom barriers were provided at the Hallam South Road level crossing in 1984.[3]

On 16 July 1990, the station officially operated for passenger business only.[4]

Platforms & services[edit]

Hallam has two side platforms. It is serviced by Metro Trains' Pakenham line services.[5]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

It is planned to connect the Pakenham line to the Sunbury line through the new Metro Tunnel in late 2025.

Transport links[edit]

Ventura Bus Lines and Cranbourne Transit operates five routes via Hallam station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Train Station Patronage FY2008-2014" (XLS). Public Transport Victoria. 14 May 2015. Archived from the original on 30 March 2016. Retrieved 1 November 2016. (access from [1] Archived 3 November 2016 at the Wayback Machine)
  2. ^ Hallam Vicsig
  3. ^ "Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. September 1983. p. 246.
  4. ^ "Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. November 1990. p. 348.
  5. ^ "Pakenham Line". Public Transport Victoria.
  6. ^ "891 Fountain Gate SC - Lynbrook Station via Hallam Station". Public Transport Victoria.
  7. ^ "893 Cranbourne Park SC - Dandenong Station". Public Transport Victoria.
  8. ^ "894 Amberly Park - Hallam via Hampton Park". Public Transport Victoria.
  9. ^ "863 Endeavour Hills SC - Hampton Park SC via Hallam Station". Public Transport Victoria.
  10. ^ "982 Night bus: Dandenong - Endeavour Hills - Hampton Park - Cranbourne". Public Transport Victoria.

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