Panania railway station

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Panania
Panania railway station 20180919 04.jpg
LocationWeston Street, Panania
Coordinates33°57′16″S 150°59′52″E / 33.95433611°S 150.9977806°E / -33.95433611; 150.9977806Coordinates: 33°57′16″S 150°59′52″E / 33.95433611°S 150.9977806°E / -33.95433611; 150.9977806
Owned byRailCorp
Operated bySydney Trains
Line(s)East Hills
Distance22.55 kilometres from Central
Platforms2 (1 island)
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus
Construction
Structure typeGround
Other information
StatusStaffed
Station codePAN
WebsiteTransport for NSW
History
Opened21 December 1931
ElectrifiedYes
Traffic
Passengers (2013)1,610 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank128
Services
Preceding station   TfNSW T.svg Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Macarthur
T8
Airport & South Line
towards City Circle

Panania railway station is located on the East Hills line, serving the Sydney suburb of Panania. It is served by Sydney Trains T8 Airport & South line services.

History[edit]

Panania station opened on 21 December 1931 when the line was extended from Kingsgrove to East Hills.[2][3]

On 9 December 1985, the line from Revesby to East Hills was duplicated with a new track laid to the north of the existing one.[4][5]

Upgrades[edit]

In October 2011, the surrounding bus stops and station entrance were upgraded.[6] In December 2014, scoping began for a further upgrade.[7]

Platforms and services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Central & the City Circle via the Airport
morning peak services to Central & the City Circle via Sydenham
[8]
2 services to Campbelltown & Macarthur [8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 13 July 2018.
  2. ^ Panania Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ Panania Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ "Signalling & Safeworking" Railway Digest April 1986 page 119
  5. ^ "Salt Pan via Dumbleton. The Story of the East Hills Line'" ARHS Bulletin September 2001
  6. ^ Panania - Transport Interchange Upgrade Transport for NSW 2 December 2011
  7. ^ Major upgrade to begin at Panania station Transport for NSW 5 December 2014
  8. ^ a b "T8: Airport & South line timetable". Transport for NSW.

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