Kelmscott railway station

Kelmscott railway station is a railway station on the Transperth network. It is located on the Armadale line, 25.9 kilometres from Perth station serving the suburb of Kelmscott.

Kelmscott
Transperth Kelmscott Station.jpg
Station in April 2010
LocationRailway Avenue, Kelmscott
Australia
Coordinates32°06′48″S 116°00′47″E / 32.113218°S 116.013168°E / -32.113218; 116.013168Coordinates: 32°06′48″S 116°00′47″E / 32.113218°S 116.013168°E / -32.113218; 116.013168
Owned byPublic Transport Authority
Operated byTransperth
Line(s)     Armadale line
Distance25.9 kilometres from Perth
Platforms2 (1 island)
Tracks2
Bus routes6
Bus stands5
Construction
Structure typeGround
Platform levels2
Other information
Station codeAKT
99161 (platform 1)
99162 (platform 2)
Fare zone3
History
Opened2 May 1893
ElectrifiedYes
Services
Preceding station Transperth Transperth Following station
Seaforth
towards Perth
Armadale line Challis
towards Armadale

HistoryEdit

 
Kelmscott station in October 1920
 
Kelmscott station in 1921

Kelmscott station opened on 2 May 1893 as one of the original stations on the Armadale line.[1] On 2 July 1980, a bus interchange opened on the platform.[2]

In 2008, the Public Transport Authority completed a $10.8 million upgrade of the station.[3]

ServicesEdit

Kelmscott station is served by Transperth Armadale line services.[4] Until April 1992, it was served by The Australind.[5]

PlatformsEdit

[2793] Kelmscott station platforms
Stop Platform Line Stopping pattern Destination Notes
99161 1 Armadale All stations, C Perth
99162 2 Armadale All stations Armadale

Bus routesEdit

Stop Route Destination / description Notes
[22038] Stand 1 245 Armadale station via Westfield Road[6]
907 Rail replacement service to Perth station
686 to Crown Perth, Burswood
[22037] Stand 2 243 to Armadale station via Seville Drive[7]
244 to Armadale station via Braemore Street[8]
[22036] Stand 3 219 to Armadale station via Armadale Kelmscott Hospital[9]
241 Kelmscott to Roleystone Circular Service[10]
[22035] Stand 4 240 Kelmscott to Clifton Hills Circular Service[11]
907 Rail replacement service to Armadale station
[25101] Stand 5 Set down only
[10011] Albany Highway (north bound) 220 to Elizabeth Quay Bus Station via Albany Highway[12]
[10198] Albany Highway (south bound) 220 to Armadale station via Albany Highway[12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ History of Stations on the Armadale Train Line Right Track
  2. ^ Our History Public Transport Authority
  3. ^ "Kelmscott Station". Public Transport Authority. Archived from the original on 31 May 2009. Retrieved 18 December 2012.
  4. ^ Armadale/Thornlie Line Timetable Archived 25 February 2016 at the Wayback Machine Transperth 31 January 2016
  5. ^ Australind rail service to revert to Armadale stop Minister for Transport 26 March 1992
  6. ^ "Route 245". Bus Timetable 8 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 3 February 2019].
  7. ^ "Route 243". Bus Timetable 8 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 3 February 2019].
  8. ^ "Route 244". Bus Timetable 8 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 3 February 2019].
  9. ^ Bus Route 219 Timetable. Transperth.
  10. ^ "Route 241". Bus Timetable 7 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 19 May 2019].
  11. ^ "Route 240". Bus Timetable 7 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 19 May 2019].
  12. ^ a b "Route 220". Bus Timetable 3 (PDF). Transperth. n.d. [effective from 7 October 2018].

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