Griffith railway station

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Griffith
Passenger & Freight
Looking Towards Sydney
LocationRailway Street, Griffith
Coordinates 34°17′12″S146°02′52″E / 34.2868°S 146.0477°E / -34.2868; 146.0477
Owned by RailCorp
Operated by NSW TrainLink
Line(s) Yanco-Griffith
Temora-Roto
Distance640.38 kilometres from Central
Platforms2 (1 Island)
Tracks4
Construction
Structure typeGround
ParkingYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station code GFF
History
Opened3 July 1916
Services
Preceding station  NSW Branch lines  Following station
towards  Roto
Temora- Roto Line
towards  Temora
Terminus Griffith–Yanco line
towards  Yanco
Preceding station  NSW TrainLink  Following station
Terminus NSW TrainLink Southern
Griffith Xplorer
towards  Sydney

Griffith railway station is located on the Yanco-Griffith line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the city of Griffith.

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History

Griffith station opened on 3 July 1916 when the Temora-Roto line was extended from Barellan. It served as the terminus until the line was extended to Hillston on 18 June 1923. [1] [2] In 1928, it became a junction station when the Yanco-Griffith line opened from Yanco.

Services

Griffith is the terminus for a weekly NSW TrainLink Xplorer from Sydney. NSW TrainLink also operate a road coach service from Wagga Wagga to Griffith, while a Cootamundra to Mildura service also operates via Griffith. [3]

PlatformLineStopping patternNotes
1services to Sydney Central

References

  1. Griffith Station NSWrail.net
  2. Griffith Railway Precinct NSW Environment & Heritage
  3. "Southern timetable" (PDF). NSW Trainlink. 30 September 2018.