Kwinana railway station

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Kwinana
Transperth Kwinana Station entrance.jpg
Station entrance in December 2007
Location Sulphur Road, The Spectacles
Australia
Coordinates 32°14′06″S 115°50′34″E / 32.234961°S 115.842662°E / -32.234961; 115.842662Coordinates: 32°14′06″S 115°50′34″E / 32.234961°S 115.842662°E / -32.234961; 115.842662
Owned by Public Transport Authority
Operated by Transperth
Line(s)       Mandurah
Distance 32.9 kilometres from Perth
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Bus routes 4
Bus stands 5
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code RKA
99681 (platform 1)
99682 (platform 2)
Fare zone 4
History
Opened 23 December 2007
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Transperth Trains network   Following station
towards Perth
Mandurah Line
towards Mandurah

Kwinana station is a railway station on the Transperth network. It is located on the Mandurah line, 32.9 kilometres from Perth station serving the suburb of The Spectacles.

History[edit]

The in-station decoration

Kwinana was originally served by a station on the Fremantle line. However passenger services ceased in the 1960s, with the line closed in 1973.[1] The current Kwinana station opened along with the rest of the Mandurah line on 23 December 2007.[2][3][4]

Although named Kwinana, the current station is actually located in The Spectacles, a few kilometres east of Kwinana which has the Kwinana freight line passing through it, has never had a passenger service.

Services[edit]

Kwinana station is served by Transperth Mandurah line services.[5]

Platforms[edit]

[3054] Kwinana station platforms
Stop Platform Line Stopping pattern Destination Notes
99681 1 Mandurah All stations Perth Underground
99682 2 Mandurah All stations, K Mandurah

Bus routes[edit]

The interchange contains a bus station providing the following services:

Stop Route Destination / description Notes
[23798] Stand 1 540 to Kwinana Hub bus station via Orelia[6]
909 Rail replacement service to Perth station
[23799] Stand 2 541 to Wellard station via Sulphur Road[7]
[23800] Stand 3 542 to Wellard station via Chisham Avenue[8]
[23801] Stand 4 543 to Kwinana Hub bus station via Parmelia[9]
School Specials
[23802] Stand 5 – Set down 909 Rail replacement service to Mandurah station

References[edit]

  1. ^ Railway (Coogee-Kwinana Railway) Discontinuance Act 1973 Parliament of Western Australia
  2. ^ Kwinana New MetroRail
  3. ^ History of Stations on the Mandurah Line Right Track
  4. ^ Annual Report for year ended 30 June 2008 Public Transport Authority
  5. ^ Mandurah Line Timetable Transperth 31 January 2016
  6. ^ "Route 540". Bus Timetable 124 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 
  7. ^ "Route 541". Bus Timetable 124 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 
  8. ^ "Route 542". Bus Timetable 124 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 
  9. ^ "Route 543". Bus Timetable 124 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 

External links[edit]


Kwinana
Zone 4

Preceding station   Transperth Trains network   Following station
Zone 3
towards Perth
Mandurah Line
All, K
Zone 4
towards Mandurah