Greenslopes busway station

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Greenslopes
Greenslopes busway station.jpg
LocationBarnsdale Place, Greenslopes
Coordinates 27°30′40″S153°02′25″E / 27.51111°S 153.04028°E / -27.51111; 153.04028 Coordinates: 27°30′40″S153°02′25″E / 27.51111°S 153.04028°E / -27.51111; 153.04028
Owned by Department of Transport & Main Roads
Operated by Brisbane Transport
Clarks Logan City Bus Service
Line(s) South East Busway
Platforms2
Bus routes8
Construction
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station code 010816 (platform 1)
010815 (platform 2)
Fare zone go card 1
Website TransLink
History
Opened30 April 2001
Services
Preceding station  TransLink  Following station
toward  Cultural Centre
South East Busway
toward  Springwood

Greenslopes busway station is located in Brisbane, Australia serving the suburb of Greenslopes.

Brisbane capital city of Queensland, Australia

Brisbane is the capital of and the most populated city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia. Brisbane's metropolitan area has a population of 2.5 million, and the South East Queensland region, centred on Brisbane, encompasses a population of more than 3.5 million. The Brisbane central business district stands on the historic European settlement and is situated inside a peninsula of the Brisbane River, about 15 kilometres from its mouth at Moreton Bay. The metropolitan area extends in all directions along the floodplain of the Brisbane River Valley between Moreton Bay and the Great Dividing Range, sprawling across several of Australia's most populous local government areas (LGAs)—most centrally the City of Brisbane, which is by far the most populous LGA in the nation. The demonym of Brisbane is "Brisbanite".

It opened on 30 April 2001 when the South East Busway was extended from Woolloongabba to Eight Mile Plains. [1] [2]

South East Busway bus-only road in Queensland, Australia

The South East Busway is a grade separated bus-only road running south from the Brisbane central business district to Eight Mile Plains in Queensland, Australia. The busway was completed to Woolloongabba in September 2000 and to Eight Mile Plains in April 2001. An extension of the busway to School Road at Rochedale was completed in 2014.

Woolloongabba busway station

Woolloongabba busway station is located in Brisbane, Australia serving the suburb of Woolloongabba. It opened on 13 September 2000 when the first section of the South East Busway opened from Melbourne Street, South Brisbane to coincide with the start of the 2000 Olympic football tournament, for which some matches were held in Brisbane. It initially opened for outbound services only, with inbound services commencing on 23 October 2000.

Eight Mile Plains busway station

Eight Mile Plains busway station is the southern most station on the South East Busway in Brisbane, Australia serving the suburb of Eight Mile Plains. It opened on 30 April 2001 when the busway was extended from Woolloongabba.

It is served by eight routes operated by Brisbane Transport and Clarks Logan City Bus Service as part of the TransLink network. [3]

Brisbane Transport

Brisbane Transport is a business unit of Brisbane City Council, operating bus services under the TransLink integrated public transport scheme in Brisbane.

Clarks Logan City Bus Service

Clarks Logan City Bus Service is an Australian operator of bus services in the southern suburbs of Brisbane. It operates 28 services under contract to the Government of Queensland under the TransLink banner.

TransLink is an agency of the Department of Transport and Main Roads first introduced by the Queensland Government in June 2003 to coordinate and integrate bus, ferry and rail services. TransLink works with Airtrain Citylink, Brisbane Transport, Transdev Brisbane Ferries, Queensland Rail and 17 other operators to provide these services in South East Queensland. TransLink operates an integrated ticketing system and the go card smartcard system to allow the use of one ticket on multiple services.

The busway is part of a transit corridor, including the M3 motorway and Veloway 1 cycle route, passing through Ekibin Park in Greenslopes.

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References

  1. South-east Queensland transport infrastructure rollout since 1975 Brisbane Times 6 July 2010
  2. Brisbane busway turns 10 Australasian Bus & Coach 3 May 2011
  3. "South Eastern Busway Network Map" (PDF). TransLink . January 2017.