Leppington railway station

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Leppington
Leppington Station Pre Opening1.jpg
Westbound view in February 2015
Location Leppington
Coordinates 33°57′18″S 150°48′29″E / 33.954983°S 150.80814399999997°E / -33.954983; 150.80814399999997Coordinates: 33°57′18″S 150°48′29″E / 33.954983°S 150.80814399999997°E / -33.954983; 150.80814399999997
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) South West Rail Link
Platforms 4 (2 island)
Tracks 4
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

Leppington railway station is the terminus of the South West Rail Link which serves the south-western Sydney suburb of Leppington. It opened on 8 February 2015.[1] A ten road stabling facility is located to the west of the station at Rossmore.[2] There are 850 car park spaces available.

Platforms and services[edit]

Leppington has two island platforms with four faces.[3] Initial services consisted of a half-hourly shuttle to 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 Leppington 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]

Leppington Station Platform 2
Leppington Station from Carpark
Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 to 4
terminating services to & from Central & the City Circle via Liverpool and Granville [8]

Transport links[edit]

Interline Bus Services operate three routes via Leppington station:

Busabout operate one route via Leppington station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sydney opens South West Rail Link International Railway Journal 10 February 2015
  2. ^ Sydney's $1.8 bn South West Rail Link opens Urbanlyst 10 February 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. ^ a b "Routes 855, 856 and 857 timetable" (PDF). Interline Bus Services. 13 June 2015. 
  10. ^ "Route 858 timetable" (PDF). Interline Bus Services. 8 February 2015. 
  11. ^ "Route 841 timetable" (PDF). Busabout. 7 March 2016. 

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