Malvern railway station, Melbourne

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Malvern
Malvern Railway Station.jpg
Northbound view from platform 4 in June 2014
LocationStation Street, Malvern
Australia
Coordinates37°51′59″S 145°01′44″E / 37.8664°S 145.0290°E / -37.8664; 145.0290Coordinates: 37°51′59″S 145°01′44″E / 37.8664°S 145.0290°E / -37.8664; 145.0290
Owned byVicTrack
Operated byMetro Trains
Line(s)Frankston
Distance10.11 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms4 (2 side, 1 island)
Tracks4
ConnectionsTram
Construction
Structure typeGround
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusHost station
Station codeMAL
Fare zoneMyki zone 1
WebsitePublic Transport Victoria
History
Opened7 May 1889
ElectrifiedYes
Passengers
2008–20091.173 million[1]
2009–20101.242 million[1]Increase 5.88%
2010–20111.396 million[1]Increase 12.4%
2011–20121.241 million[1]Decrease 11.1%
2012–2013Not measured[1]
2013–20141.084 million[1]Increase 12.65%
Services
Preceding station Metro Trains Following station
Armadale Frankston line Caulfield
towards Frankston
     Pakenham line does not stop here
     Cranbourne line does not stop here

Malvern railway station is a railway station on the Gippsland line in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It serves the south-eastern Melbourne suburb of Malvern, and opened on 7 May 1879.[2]

The station was rebuilt in 1914, as part of quadruplication and re-grading of the track between South Yarra and Caulfield. It is listed on the Victorian Heritage Register.[3]

The former electrified goods sidings were removed in 1988.[4]

Platforms & services[edit]

Malvern has four platforms. It is served by Frankston line trains.[5]

Platform 1:

Platform 2:

Platforms 3 & 4:

  • No services. Pakenham and Cranbourne line trains ceased serving the station on 31 January 2021.

Transport links[edit]

Yarra Trams operates three routes via Malvern station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Train Station Patronage FY2008-2014". Public Transport Victoria. 14 May 2015. Archived from the original (XLS) on 30 March 2016. Retrieved 1 November 2016. (access from [1] Archived 3 November 2016 at the Wayback Machine)
  2. ^ Malvern Vicsig
  3. ^ Malvern Railway Station Department of Transport, Planning & Local Infrastructure
  4. ^ "Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. July 1988. p. 220.
  5. ^ "Frankston Line". Public Transport Victoria.
  6. ^ "5 Melbourne University - Malvern". Public Transport Victoria.
  7. ^ "16 Melbourne University - Kew via St Kilda Beach". Public Transport Victoria.
  8. ^ "64 Melbourne University - East Brighton". Public Transport Victoria.

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