Holland Park West busway station

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Holland Park West
Holland Park West busway station.jpg
LocationSterculia Avenue, Holland Park West
Coordinates 27°31′43″S153°03′27″E / 27.52861°S 153.05750°E / -27.52861; 153.05750 Coordinates: 27°31′43″S153°03′27″E / 27.52861°S 153.05750°E / -27.52861; 153.05750
Owned by Department of Transport & Main Roads
Operated by Brisbane Transport
Clarks Logan City Bus Service
Line(s) South East Busway
Platforms2
Bus routes7
Connectionslocal bus stop beneath platforms
Construction
Parking56 spaces
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station code 010818 (platform 1)
010817 (platform 2)
Fare zone go card 2
Website TransLink
History
Opened30 April 2001
Services
Preceding station  TransLink  Following station
toward  Cultural Centre
South East Busway
toward  Springwood

Holland Park West busway station is located in Brisbane, Australia serving the suburb of Holland Park West. It opened on 30 April 2001 when the South East Busway was extended from Woolloongabba to Eight Mile Plains. [1] [2]

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

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A bus stop for local services is situated on Sterculia Avenue directly beneath the busway platforms. The station also features bicycle storage lockers [4] and kiss & ride drop off facilities.

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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 TransLink January 2017
  4. Where are the racks?, Bicycle Qld, retrieved 2010-08-31