Hampton railway station, Melbourne

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Hampton
Hampton Railway Station.jpg
View from platform 2 looking south in October 2014
Location Railway Crescent, Hampton
Coordinates 37°56′18″S 145°00′05″E / 37.9382°S 145.0014°E / -37.9382; 145.0014Coordinates: 37°56′18″S 145°00′05″E / 37.9382°S 145.0014°E / -37.9382; 145.0014
Owned by VicTrack
Operated by Metro
Line(s) Sandringham
Distance 17.70 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Parking 170
Other information
Status Unstaffed station
Station code HAM
Fare zone Myki zone 2
Website Public Transport Victoria
History
Opened 2 September 1887
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Metro Trains   Following station
Sandringham line
Terminus

Hampton railway station is located on the Sandringham line in Victoria, Australia. It serves the south-eastern Melbourne suburb of Hampton opening on 2 September 1887. It was renamed Retreat on 1 October 1887 and Hampton on 10 September 1889.[1]

The station building was reconstructed in 1975.[2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Hampton has two side platforms. It is serviced by Metro Trains Sandringham line services travelling between Flinders Street and Sandringham.[3]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

Transport links[edit]

Transdev Melbourne operates one route along Hampton Street, nearby Hampton railway station:

Ventura Bus Lines operates two routes from the bus interchange adjacent to platform 2:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hampton Vicsig
  2. ^ Vincent Adams Winter (1990). VR and VicRail: 1962 - 1983. p. 106. ISBN 0-9592069-3-0. 
  3. ^ Sandringham Line timetable Public Transport Victoria
  4. ^ Route 922 Southland Shopping Centre - St Kilda Station timetable Public Transport Victoria
  5. ^ Route 708 Carrum - Hampton timetable Public Transport Victoria
  6. ^ Route 828 Hampton - Berwick station timetable Public Transport Victoria

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