Morisset railway station

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Morisset
MorissetStationFromBridge.JPG
Southbound view in May 2007
Location Dora Street, Morisset
Australia
Coordinates 33°06′33″S 151°29′15″E / 33.109261°S 151.487555°E / -33.109261; 151.487555Coordinates: 33°06′33″S 151°29′15″E / 33.109261°S 151.487555°E / -33.109261; 151.487555
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) Main Northern
Distance 123.33 km (76.63 mi) from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code MOI
Fare zone MyZone 3
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 15 August 1887
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Newcastle
Central Coast & Newcastle Line
towards Central

Morisset railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the City of Lake Macquarie suburb of Morisset opening on 15 August 1887 as Morrisset being renamed on 1 February 1889.[1]

Platforms & services[edit]

Morisset has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Central Coast & Newcastle line services travelling from Sydney to Hamilton (Newcastle).[2] Until October 2013 it was the terminating point for many local services from Newcastle, however these now all continue to Gosford and Sydney.

The remnants of the former freight yard are immediately north of the station including a southbound refuge loop.

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Electric Multiple Unit services to Gosford & Sydney [2]
2 Electric Multiple Unit services to Hamilton (Newcastle) [2]

Transport links[edit]

Hunter Valley Buses operate four routes via Morisset station:

Rover Coaches operate one route to and from Morisset station:

Busways operate one route to and from Morisset station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morisset Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ a b c Central Coast & Newcastle line timetable NSW TrainLink 5 January 2015
  3. ^ Routes 274, 275 and 276 timetable Hunter Valley Buses 20 April 2015
  4. ^ a b c Routes 278, 279, 280 and 281 timetable Hunter Valley Buses 20 April 2015
  5. ^ Route 163 Timetable Rover Coaches
  6. ^ Route 95 timetable information Busways 30 November 2014

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