Panania railway station

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Panania
Panania railway station 20180919 04.jpg
Location Weston Street, Panania
Coordinates 33°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 by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) East Hills
Distance 22.55 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code PAN
Website Transport for NSW
History
Opened 21 December 1931
Electrified Yes
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 1,610 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank 128
Services
Preceding station   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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