Westona railway station
|Location||Harrington Street, Altona|
|Operated by||Metro Trains|
|Distance||18.53 kilometres from Southern Cross|
|Platforms||2 (1 island)|
|Fare zone||Myki zone 1/2 overlap|
|Website||Public Transport Victoria|
|Opened||21 January 1985|
Westona railway station is located on the Werribee line in Victoria, Australia, and serves the western Melbourne suburb of Altona. Previously called 'West Altona Station' It opened on 21 January 1985, and was briefly the terminus of the line from Altona, until the line was extended to Laverton on 14 April 1985.
Westona is also a crossing loop, in the middle of a 10-kilometre-long section of single track, between Altona Junction and Laverton. The direction of trains which cross at Westona is unusual for Melbourne, in that they pass each other on the left.
Platforms & services
- "Westona". Vicsig. Retrieved 21 March 2016.
- Byrne, Bridie (16 September 2008). "Diamond Day". Williamstown, Altona, Laverton Star. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
- "Works". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. March 1987. p. 89.
- "Werribee Line". Public Transport Victoria.
- "415 Laverton Station - Williamstown via Altona". Public Transport Victoria.
- Melway map at street-directory.com.au