Wentworthville railway station

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Wentworthville
Wentworthville railway station 20180506 01.jpg
LocationThe Kingsway, Wentworthville
Coordinates33°48′26″S 150°58′21″E / 33.80723889°S 150.9726278°E / -33.80723889; 150.9726278Coordinates: 33°48′26″S 150°58′21″E / 33.80723889°S 150.9726278°E / -33.80723889; 150.9726278
Owned byTransport Asset Holding Entity
Operated bySydney Trains
Line(s)Main Western
Distance26.64 kilometres from Central
Platforms4 (2 island)
Tracks4
ConnectionsBus
Construction
Structure typeGround
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusStaffed
Station codeWWH
WebsiteTransport for NSW
History
Opened1883
Rebuilt1940s
ElectrifiedYes
Passengers
20133,350 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank66
Services
Preceding station TfNSW T.png Sydney Trains Following station
Pendle Hill TfNSW T1.svg North Shore & Western Line Westmead
toward Berowra
Pendle Hill
toward Richmond
TfNSW T5.svg Cumberland Line Westmead
toward Leppington

Wentworthville railway station is located on the Main Western line, serving the Sydney suburb of Wentworthville. It is served by Sydney Trains T1 Western and T5 Cumberland line services.

History[edit]

Wentworthville station opened in 1883 as TR Smiths Platform, being renamed Wentworthville on 1 August 1885.[2] The station was rebuilt in the 1940s when the Main Western line was quadrupled.[3]

In 2015, work commenced on an upgrade to the station. Like the neighbouring stations at Pendle Hill and Toongabbie. The upgrade included a new footbridge, concourse and lifts as part of the Station Accessibility Upgrade Program and was completed in 2018.[4]

Platforms & services[edit]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Hornsby via Central & Chatswood [5]
services to Leppington[6]
2 services to Hornsby via Central & Chatswood infrequently used[5]
services to Leppingtoninfrequently used[6]
3 services to Richmond & Emu Plains infrequently used[5]
services to Schofields & Richmondinfrequently used[6]
4 services to Richmond & Emu Plains [5]
services to Schofields & Richmond[6]

Transport links[edit]

Hillsbus operate four routes via Wentworthville station:

Transit Systems operates one route via Wentworthville station:

Wentworthville station is served by two NightRide routes:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 12 July 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Wentworthville Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ Wentworthville Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ Wentworth Station Upgrade Transport for NSW 1 May 2015
  5. ^ a b c d "T1: Western line timetable". Transport for NSW.
  6. ^ a b c d "T5: Cumberland line timetable". Transport for NSW.
  7. ^ "Hillsbus route 705". Transport for NSW.
  8. ^ "Hillsbus route 708". Transport for NSW.
  9. ^ "Hillsbus route 709". Transport for NSW.
  10. ^ "Hillsbus route 711". Transport for NSW.
  11. ^ "Transit Systems route 818". Transport for NSW.
  12. ^ "N70 Nightride". Transport for NSW.
  13. ^ "N71 Nightride". Transport for NSW.

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