Morningside Railway Station
|Auckland Transport Urban rail|
Morningside Station's platform in 2014.
|Owned by||KiwiRail Network and Auckland Transport|
|Passengers (2009)||489 passengers/day|
Morningside Railway Station is a station on the Western Line of the Auckland Railway Network. It has an island platform and is accessed via a level crossing on Morningside Drive and by an underpass from New North Road.
- 1880: It opened as one of the original stations on the North Auckland Line.
- 1914: A signal box was established here.
- 1966: The line between Morningside and Avondale was partially double-tracked and the platform was upgraded to an island platform layout.
- 1993: The platform was modified slightly to meet the requirements of new ex-Perth trains.
- 2009: An upgraded station was opened.
- 2013: In February, a woman in a wheelchair which was stuck in the tracks was rescued from the path of an approaching train.
- 2014: Electrification infrastructure installed as part of the electrification of Auckland's railway network.
Morningside Station is served by bus routes 220, 221, 222, 223 and 224.