Austinmer railway station

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Austinmer
Austinmer railway station.jpg
Northbound view from Platform 1 in January 2008
Location Railway Avenue, Austinmer
Australia
Coordinates 34°18′23″S 150°55′45″E / 34.306448°S 150.929248°E / -34.306448; 150.929248Coordinates: 34°18′23″S 150°55′45″E / 34.306448°S 150.929248°E / -34.306448; 150.929248
Elevation 70 feet (21 m)
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) South Coast railway line
Distance 68.59 kilometres from Central
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Connections Bus
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code AUR
Website Transport for NSW
History
Opened 1 September 1887
Electrified Yes
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 160 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank 232
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
South Coast Line
Location
Austinmer is located in New South Wales
Austinmer
Austinmer
Location within New South Wales

Austinmer railway station is located on the Illawarra railway line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the northern Wollongong suburb of Austinmer.

History

The station opened on 1 September 1887.[2] The current platform buildings were built in 1915 when the line was duplicated.[3]

The station prior to duplication

Platforms and services

Austinmer has two side platforms and is serviced by NSW TrainLink South Coast line services travelling between Waterfall and Port Kembla. Some peak hour and late night services operate to Sydney Central, Bondi Junction and Kiama.[4]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Waterfall
peak hour & late night services to Sydney Central & Bondi Junction
[4]
2 services to Thirroul & Port Kembla
peak hour & late night services to Kiama
[4]

Transport links

Dion's Bus Service operate two routes to and from Austinmer station:

References

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 15 July 2018. 
  2. ^ Austinmer Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ Austinmer Railway Station Group NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ a b c "South Coast line timetable". Transport for NSW. 
  5. ^ "Dion's Bus Service route 1". Transport for NSW. 
  6. ^ "Dion's Bus Service route 1U". Transport for NSW. 

External links

  • Media related to Austinmer railway station at Wikimedia Commons
  • Austinmer station details Transport for New South Wales
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