Waratah railway station

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Waratah railway station, seen from footbridge.JPG
Station looking east in July 2013
Location Station Street, Waratah
Coordinates 32°54′09″S 151°43′53″E / 32.902578°S 151.731523°E / -32.902578; 151.731523Coordinates: 32°54′09″S 151°43′53″E / 32.902578°S 151.731523°E / -32.902578; 151.731523
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) Main Northern
Distance 165.96 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 4
Connections Bus
Structure type Ground
Other information
Station code WTH
Website Sydney Trains
Opened 9 March 1858
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Dungog or Scone
Hunter Line
towards Newcastle

Waratah railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the western Newcastle suburb of Waratah.


Waratah station opened on 9 March 1858.[1][2]

The station c.1910

Platforms & services[edit]

Waratah has two side platforms. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter Line services travelling from Hamilton (Newcastle) to Maitland, Muswellbrook, Scone, Telarah and Dungog.[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Hamilton (Newcastle) [3]
2 services to Maitland, Telarah, Dungog, Muswellbrook & Scone [3]

Transport links[edit]

Newcastle Buses operate two routes via Waratah station:


  1. ^ Waratah Station NSWrail.net
  2. ^ Station Names. Date of opening, closing and/or change of name. Public Transport Commission of New South Wales Administrative Branch (Archives Section) (3rd ed.). February 1979 [1965]. p. 34. 
  3. ^ a b c "Hunter line timetable" (PDF). NSW Trainlink. 18 April 2015. 
  4. ^ "Route 104 timetable" (PDF). Newcastle Buses. 17 October 2010 [Reprinted May 2014]. 
  5. ^ "Routes 226, 230, 231 and 235 timetable" (PDF). Newcastle Buses. 20 October 2013. 

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