Punchbowl railway station

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Punchbowl
Punchbowl station.jpg
Eastbound view in October 2006
Location Punchbowl Road, Punchbowl
Coordinates 33°33′12″S 151°01′56″E / 33.5532°S 151.0321°E / -33.5532; 151.0321Coordinates: 33°33′12″S 151°01′56″E / 33.5532°S 151.0321°E / -33.5532; 151.0321
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by Sydney Trains
Line(s) Bankstown
Distance 16.45 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 (1 island)
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Other information
Status Staffed
Station code PCB
Website Sydney Trains
History
Opened 14 April 1909
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Sydney Trains   Following station
towards Lidcombe or Liverpool
T3
Bankstown Line
towards City Circle

Punchbowl railway station is located on the Bankstown line, serving the Sydney suburb of Punchbowl. It is served by Sydney Trains T3 Bankstown line services.

History[edit]

Punchbowl station opened on 14 April 1909, when the Bankstown line was extended from Belmore to Bankstown.[1][2]

Until it closed in the early 1990s, the Punchbowl Maintenance Depot lay to the north-west of the station.

Platforms and services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1
services to Central & the City Circle [3]
2
services to Lidcombe & Liverpool via Bankstown [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Punchbowl Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Punchbowl Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  3. ^ a b "T3: Bankstown line timetable" (PDF). Sydney Trains. 20 October 2013 [amended January 2015]. 

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