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Sandgate railway station, Brisbane

Sandgate railway station is located on the Shorncliffe line in Queensland, Australia. It serves the Brisbane suburb of Sandgate.

Sandgate
Sandgate railway station, Queensland 2014.jpg
Eastbound view from Platform 2 in January 2014
LocationRainbow Street, Sandgate
Coordinates27°19′20″S 153°04′10″E / 27.3222°S 153.0694°E / -27.3222; 153.0694Coordinates: 27°19′20″S 153°04′10″E / 27.3222°S 153.0694°E / -27.3222; 153.0694
Owned byQueensland Rail
Operated byCity network
Line(s)Shorncliffe
Distance19.4 kilometres from Central
Platforms2 (2 side)
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeGround
Parking236 bays
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusStaffed
Station code600424 (platform 1)
600423 (platform 2)
Fare zonego card 2
WebsiteQueensland Rail
History
Opened1882
Rebuilt2014
ElectrifiedYes
Previous namesSandgate Central
Services
Preceding station   Queensland Rail   Following station
toward Roma Street
Shorncliffe Line
Terminus

Contents

HistoryEdit

The station opened in 1882 as Sandgate Central.[1][2] When the former Sandgate station was renamed Shorncliffe, Sandgate Central was renamed simply Sandgate.[3]

ServicesEdit

Sandgate station is served by all stops Shorncliffe line services from Shorncliffe to Roma Street, Cannon Hill, Manly and Cleveland[4]

Services by platformEdit

Transport linksEdit

Brisbane Transport operate two routes via Sandgate station:

Hornibrook Bus Lines operate two routes to and from Sandgate station:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "OPENING OF THE SANDGATE RAILWAY". The Brisbane Courier. 11 May 1882. p. 3. Retrieved 21 October 2011.
  2. ^ "SANDGATE STATION RENAMED". The Courier-Mail. 21 October 1938. p. 3. Retrieved 21 October 2011.
  3. ^ Hallam, Greg (2005). Brisbane's Biography (Steamtrain Sunday). QR Limited.
  4. ^ "Shorncliffe Line timetable". TransLink. Retrieved 14 December 2018.
  5. ^ Sandgate Platform 1 TransLink
  6. ^ Sandgate Platform 2 TransLink
  7. ^ Route 326 timetable TransLink 20 January 2014
  8. ^ Route 335 timetable TransLink 14 October 2013
  9. ^ Route 690 timetable TransLink 20 January 2014
  10. ^ Route 695 timetable TransLink 20 January 2014

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