Martins Creek railway station

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Martins Creek
Martins Creek.JPG
Location Martins Creek Road, Martins Creek
Australia
Coordinates 32°33′31″S 151°37′07″E / 32.558669°S 151.6185°E / -32.558669; 151.6185Coordinates: 32°33′31″S 151°37′07″E / 32.558669°S 151.6185°E / -32.558669; 151.6185
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) North Coast
Distance 218.53 km (135.79 mi) from Central
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code MCR
Website Transport for NSW
History
Opened 14 August 1911
Traffic
Passengers (2013) 20 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Rank 281
Services
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Dungog
Hunter Line

Martins Creek railway station is located on the Hunter Line in New South Wales, Australia opening on 14 August 1911.[2] It serves the town of Martins Creek. It is served by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Newcastle and Dungog.

Platforms & services

Martins Creek consists of a single platform. The original 1911 weatherboard building was demolished in 2009 and replaced by a waiting shelter.[3]

It is served by NSW TrainLink Hunter line services travelling between Newcastle and Dungog. There are five services in each direction on weekdays, with three on weekends and public holidays. [4]

Opposite the platform is a siding leading to Martins Creek Ballast Quarry. This was sold in December 2012 by RailCorp to the Daracon Group.[3]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 Endeavour/Hunter railcar services to Dungog & Newcastle (3-5 per day) [4]

References

  1. ^ Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 15 July 2018.
  2. ^ Martins Creek Station NSWrail.net
  3. ^ a b Martins Creek Railway Station NSW Environment & Heritage
  4. ^ a b "Hunter line timetable". Transport for NSW.

External links

  • Martins Creek station details Transport for New South Wales
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