Rockhampton railway station

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Rockhampton
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Rockhampton Railway Station, Queensland, Nov 2012.jpg
Station front in November 2012
Location George Street, Rockhampton
Australia
Coordinates 23°23′23″S 150°30′44″E / 23.38972°S 150.51222°E / -23.38972; 150.51222Coordinates: 23°23′23″S 150°30′44″E / 23.38972°S 150.51222°E / -23.38972; 150.51222
Owned by Queensland Rail
Operated by Traveltrain
Line(s) North Coast
Distance 619.94 km from Brisbane Central
Platforms 5 (2 bay, 1 side, 1 island)
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Queensland Rail   Following station
toward Brisbane
Diesel Tilt Train
toward Cairns
toward Brisbane
Electric Tilt Train Terminus
Spirit of the Outback
toward Longreach

Rockhampton railway station is located on the North Coast line in Queensland, Australia. It serves the city of Rockhampton.

It is the terminus of the electrified section of line from Brisbane. The line north of the station runs along the middle of Denison Street in a single track.

Rockhampton is an important transport hub in the Central Queensland region, providing important transport links between the Central Highlands and Capricorn Coast regions and the areas to the north and south of the state.

Rockhampton is also the junction of the Longreach line which serves the The Westlander train.

Services[edit]

Rockhampton is served by long-distance Traveltrain services; the Spirit of Queensland and Spirit of the Outback.[1][2] It is also the terminus for the Tilt Train service.[3]

Transport links[edit]

A connecting Queensland Rail road coach service operated by Young's Bus Service also operates to Yeppoon.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Spirit of Queensland timetable Queensland Rail 1 January 2015
  2. ^ Spirit of the Outback timetable Queensland Rail 1 January 2015
  3. ^ a b Tilt Train timetable

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