Guildford railway station, Perth

Guildford Railway Station is a Transperth station 12.5 km from Perth railway station, in Western Australia, on the Midland Line.

Guildford
Transperth Guildford Train Station.jpg
LocationJames Street, Victoria Street
Guildford
Coordinates31°53′56″S 115°57′57″E / 31.898911°S 115.965736°E / -31.898911; 115.965736Coordinates: 31°53′56″S 115°57′57″E / 31.898911°S 115.965736°E / -31.898911; 115.965736
Operated byTransperth Trains
Line(s)     Midland line
Distance12.5 km (7.8 mi) from Perth
Platforms2 (1 island)
Construction
Structure typeOpen Station
Other information
Station codeMGD
Fare zone2
History
Opened1881 (1881)
Services
Preceding station Transperth Transperth Following station
Success Hill
towards Perth
Midland line East Guildford
towards Midland
TypeState Registered Place
Part ofGuildford Historic Town (2915)
Reference no.17684

HistoryEdit

The station opened in 1881 as the terminus of the original Eastern Railway from Fremantle. In the mid-1880s a second station was built, and a third in 1898. In 1960 the main station was demolished for a carpark, but the 1898 shelter and platform still remain.[1]

PlatformsEdit

[2812] Guildford station platforms
Stop Platform Line Stopping pattern Destination Notes
99501 1 Midland All stations, A, P Perth
99502 2 Midland All stations, A, P Midland

Bus routesEdit

Stop Route Destination / description Notes
[17409] Victoria Street (east bound) 905 Train replacement service to Perth
[14894] James Street (east bound) 905 Train replacement service to Midland

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "History of stations on the Midland line" (PDF). www.righttrack.wa.gov.au. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 July 2008. Retrieved 24 August 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)