Penrith railway station, Sydney

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Penrith
Penrith railway station.jpg
Eastbound view from Platform 2 in November 2011
Location Jane Street, Penrith
Coordinates 33°45′01″S 150°41′47″E / 33.750142°S 150.696427°E / -33.750142; 150.696427Coordinates: 33°45′01″S 150°41′47″E / 33.750142°S 150.696427°E / -33.750142; 150.696427
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) Main Western
Distance 49.50 kilometres from Central
Platforms 3 (1 island, 1 side)
Tracks 4
Connections TfNSW B.svg
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code PNR
Website Transport for NSW
History
Opened 19 January 1863
Electrified Yes
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 7,710 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank 31
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
Terminus
T1
Western Line
towards Central
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Central
Blue Mountains Line
towards Bathurst
towards Central
Blue Mountains Line
towards Bathurst
towards Broken Hill or Dubbo
NSW TrainLink Western
towards Sydney
NSW TrainLink Western
towards Sydney

Penrith railway station is located on the Main Western line, serving the Sydney suburb of Penrith. It is served by Sydney Trains T1 Western Line services and NSW TrainLink Blue Mountains Line, Central West XPT and Outback Xplorer services.

History[edit]

Penrith station opened on 19 January 1863 as the terminus of the Main Western line when it was extended from St Marys.[2][3] The line was extended to Springwood on 11 July 1867.

Platforms and services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 terminating services to & from Berowra via Gordon
terminating services to & from Hornsby via Macquarie Park
[4]
services to Central[5]
services to Central[6]
2 services to Hornsby via Gordon
services to Hornsby via Macquarie Park
[4]
services to Central[5]
3 services to Emu Plains [4]
services to Springwood, Katoomba, Mount Victoria, Lithgow & Bathurst[5]
services to Dubbo & Broken Hill[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 12 July 2018. 
  2. ^ Penrith Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ Penrith Railway Station Group & Residence NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ a b c "T1: Western line timetable". Transport for NSW. 
  5. ^ a b c "Blue Mountains line timetable". Transport for NSW. 
  6. ^ a b "Western timetable" (PDF). NSW Trainlink. 26 November 2017. 

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