McIver railway station

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McIver
Transperth McIver Train Station.jpg
Location Moore Street, Lord Street, Nash Street
Perth
Australia
Operated by Transperth Trains
Line(s)
Distance 0.9 km (0.6 mi) from Perth
Platforms 4 (1 island, 2 side)
Construction
Structure type Open Station
Other information
Station code MMR
Fare zone 1, SFTZ

McIver Railway Station is a Transperth railway station 900 metres from Perth, in Western Australia, on the Armadale/Thornlie and Midland lines.

History[edit]

The station was opened on 1 September 1989 and named after Ken McIver, a long serving steam engine driver and Labor member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly for Northam and Avon from 1968 until 1986. The station was purpose-built to provide access directly to Royal Perth Hospital.[1]

Platforms[edit]

McIver Station is one of the two stations that service both the Midland and Armadale/Thornlie lines. The other station being Claisebrook.

The current platforms are currently in use at McIver:

[2777] McIver station platforms
Stop Platform Line Stopping pattern Destination Notes
99011 1 Armadale/Thornlie All stations Perth
99012 2 Armadale All stations, B, C Armadale
Thornlie T Thornlie
99013 3 Midland All stations Perth
99014 4 Midland All stations, A, B, P Midland

Bus routes[edit]

Stop Route Destination / description Notes
[12907] Wellington Street Eastbound Yellow CAT 3 Yellow CAT to East Perth via Wellington Street[2]
[12906] Wellington Street Eastbound 28 to WACA East Perth[3]
905 Rail replacement service to Midland
907 Rail replacement service to Armadale
908 Rail replacement service to Thornlie
[12920] Wellington Street Westbound Yellow CAT 3 Yellow CAT to West Perth via Wellington Street[2]
28 Claremont Station via HBF Stadium[3]
[12921] Wellington Street Westbound 905, 908, 908 Rail replacement service to Perth

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of Station on the Midland Line" (PDF). Archived from the original (pdf) on July 21, 2008. Retrieved 2008-03-29. 
  2. ^ a b "Yellow CAT". Perth CAT Timetable 203 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 31 January 2016]. 
  3. ^ a b "Route 28". Bus Timetable 33 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 9 October 2016]. 

External links[edit]


McIver
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Terminus
Midland Line
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towards Midland
Armadale Line
All, B, C
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towards Armadale
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