Leumeah railway station

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Leumeah
Leumeah Station afternoon.jpg
Platform 1 in June 2011
Location O'Sullivan Road, Leumeah
Coordinates 34°03′03″S 150°49′49″E / 34.050928°S 150.830266°E / -34.050928; 150.830266Coordinates: 34°03′03″S 150°49′49″E / 34.050928°S 150.830266°E / -34.050928; 150.830266
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) Main South
Distance 52.63 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 3
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code LUM
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 1886
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Macarthur
T2
Airport Line
towards Circular Quay
Terminus
T2
Inner West & South Line
towards Circular Quay
Terminus
T5
Cumberland Line
towards Schofields

Leumeah station is located on the Main South line, serving the Sydney suburb of Leumeah. It is served by Sydney Trains T2 Airport, T2 Inner West & South and T5 Cumberland line services.

History[edit]

Leumeah station opened in 1886.[1] The station is the main access station for Campbelltown Stadium, home of the Wests Tigers National Rugby League team and the Western Suburbs Magpies.[2]

In January 2013, the Southern Sydney Freight Line opened to the west of the station.

From the second half of 2017, Leumeah railway station will be served exclusively by the Airport and East Hills line, meaning commuters will have to change at Glenfield to travel to either the city via Granville or to Blacktown via the Cumberland Line.[3][4]

Platforms & services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
services to Central & the City Circle via Granville
services to Central & the City Circle via Revesby
[5]
[6]
services to Blacktown & Schofields [7]
2
services to Campbelltown & Macarthur [5][6]
services to Campbelltown [7]

Transport links[edit]

Bus stop on the eastern side of the station serving Busabout route 881 and Interline routes 870-872.

Busabout operate two routes via Leumeah station:

Interline Bus Services operate three routes via Leumeah station:

Leumeah station is served by one NightRide route:[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leumeah Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Campbelltown Sports Stadium Campbelltown City Council
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ 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. 
  5. ^ a b "T2: Airport line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 20 October 2013 [amended January 2015]. 
  6. ^ a b "T2: Inner West & South line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 13 December 2015. 
  7. ^ a b "T5: Cumberland line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 20 October 2013 [amended January 2015]. 
  8. ^ "Routes 878, 879 and 880 timetable" (PDF). Busabout. 1 June 2014. 
  9. ^ "Routes 881, 882, 883 and 884K timetable" (PDF). Busabout. 1 June 2014. 
  10. ^ a b c "Routes 870, 871 and 872 timetable" (PDF). Interline Bus Services. 8 February 2015. 
  11. ^ NightRide bus services Transport Info NSW

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