Paterson railway station, New South Wales

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LocationRailway Lane, Paterson
Coordinates32°36′09″S 151°36′53″E / 32.602414°S 151.614667°E / -32.602414; 151.614667Coordinates: 32°36′09″S 151°36′53″E / 32.602414°S 151.614667°E / -32.602414; 151.614667
Owned byRailCorp
Operated byNSW TrainLink
Line(s)North Coast
Distance213.22 km (132.49 mi) from Central
Structure typeGround
Other information
Station codePTR
WebsiteTransport for NSW
Opened14 August 1911
Passengers (2013)10 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Preceding station   TfNSW T.svg NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Dungog
Hunter Line

Paterson railway station is located on the North Coast line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the town of Paterson. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Newcastle and Dungog. The station opened on 14 August 1911 with the original wooden station building still in place.[2][3]

Platforms & services[edit]

Paterson station consists of a single platform. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Newcastle and Dungog. There are five services in each direction on weekdays, with three on weekends and public holidays.[4]

Opposite the platform is a crossing loop. In the mid-1980s the Rail Motor Society established its base on the site of the former freight yard opposite the station.[5]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Dungog & Newcastle (3-5 per day) [4]


  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 15 July 2018.
  2. ^ Paterson Railway Precinct NSW Environment & Heritage
  3. ^ Paterson Station
  4. ^ a b "Hunter line timetable". Transport for NSW.
  5. ^ History of the Rail Motor Society Rail Motor Society

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