Morisset railway station

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Morisset
MorissetStationFromBridge.JPG
Southbound view in May 2007
LocationDora Street, Morisset
Australia
Coordinates33°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 byRailCorp
Operated byNSW TrainLink
Line(s)Main Northern
Distance123.33 km (76.63 mi) from Central
Platforms2 side
Tracks2
ConnectionsTfNSW B.svg
Construction
Structure typeGround
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeMOI
WebsiteTransport for NSW
History
Opened15 August 1887
ElectrifiedYes
Traffic
Passengers (2013)980 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank156
Services
Preceding station   TfNSW T.svg NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Central
Central Coast & Newcastle Line

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.[2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Morisset has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Central Coast & Newcastle Line services travelling from Sydney Central to Newcastle.[3] Until October 2013 it was the terminating point for many local services from the old Newcastle station, 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 services to Gosford & Sydney Central [3]
2 services to Newcastle [3]

Transport links[edit]

Busways operate one route to and from Morisset station:

Hunter Valley Buses operate five routes via Morisset station:

Rover Coaches operate one route to and from Morisset station:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 13 July 2018.
  2. ^ Morisset Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ a b c "Central Coast & Newcastle line timetable". Transport for NSW.
  4. ^ "Busways route 95". Transport for NSW.
  5. ^ "Hunter Valley Buses route 275". Transport for NSW.
  6. ^ "Hunter Valley Buses route 278". Transport for NSW.
  7. ^ "Hunter Valley Buses route 279". Transport for NSW.
  8. ^ "Hunter Valley Buses route 280". Transport for NSW.
  9. ^ https://transportnsw.info/routes/details/hunter-valley-buses/281/59281
  10. ^ "Rover Coaches route 163". Transport for NSW.

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