Mount Victoria railway station

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Mount Victoria
Mount Victoria station 1.jpg
Westbound view from Platform 2 in September 2007
Location Darling Causeway, Mount Victoria
Australia
Coordinates 33°35′16″S 150°15′25″E / 33.587856°S 150.256914°E / -33.587856; 150.256914Coordinates: 33°35′16″S 150°15′25″E / 33.587856°S 150.256914°E / -33.587856; 150.256914
Elevation 1,043.6 metres (3,424 ft)
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) Main Western
Distance 126.72 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Other information
Station code MVR
Website Transport for NSW
History
Opened 6 September 1869
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Central
Blue Mountains Line
towards Bathurst
towards Central
Blue Mountains Line
towards Bathurst
Preceding station   Great Southern Rail   Following station
towards East Perth
Indian Pacific
Terminus

Mount Victoria railway station is located on the Main Western line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the Blue Mountains town of Mount Victoria opening on 6 September 1869.[1]

The Platform 2 building dates from 1869 with a railway refreshment room added in 1884. The Platform 1 building dates from 1911 when the line was duplicated. An extensive yard including a locomotive depot existed west of the station.[2]

Platforms & services[edit]

Mount Victoria has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Blue Mountains Line services travelling from Sydney Central to Lithgow. Some services terminate at Mount Victoria and stable in the sidings west of the station. The Bathurst Bullet operates to Bathurst.[3]

Great Southern Rail's weekly Indian Pacific also calls at Mount Victoria.[4]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
services to Sydney [3]
2
services to Lithgow & Bathurst [3]

Transport links[edit]

Blue Mountains Transit operates one route to and from Mount Victoria station:

NSW TrainLink operate road coach services from the station forecourt:[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mount Victoria Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Mount Victoria Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  3. ^ a b c "Blue Mountains line timetable". Transport for NSW. 
  4. ^ "Indian Pacific timetable". Great Southern Rail. 1 April 2018. 
  5. ^ "Blue Mountains Transit route 698V". Transport for NSW. 
  6. ^ "Western timetable" (PDF). NSW Trainlink. 26 November 2017. 

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