Here's All The Trackwork Planned For Sydney Trains Over The Holiday Period

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21 December 2018

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Sydney transport can be hard to navigate at the best of times, and with the festive season upon us, everything seems to be a bit more complicated.

Here's a list of all the trackwork to his the train network across Sydney.

T1 North Shore Line:

Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 December

  • Buses replace trains between Hornsby and North Sydney or Wynyard.
  • Buses between Hornsby and Chatswood run to and from Wynyard.
  • Buses between Artarmon and Waverton run to and from North Sydney.
  • T1 Northern Line trains run to a changed timetable between Berowra or Hornsby and North Sydney via Strathfield.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Bus routes
23T1: Hornsby, Waitara, Pymble, Gordon, Lindfield, Roseville, Chatswood, express to Wynyard and return
24T1: Hornsby, then all stations to Chatswood then Wynyard and return
73T1: Chatswood, then all stations to North Sydney and return
74T1: Chatswood, then all stations to St Leonards, then North Sydney and return

 

Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 December

  • Trains run to a changed timetable between Berowra or Hornsby and North Sydney via Strathfield.
  • Buses replace T1 North Shore Line trains between Hornsby and North Sydney, with some buses extending to Wynyard.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

 

Thursday 3 to Sunday 6 January

  • Buses replace trains between Hornsby and North Sydney or Wynyard.
  • Buses between Hornsby and Chatswood run to and from Wynyard.
  • Buses between Artarmon and Waverton run to and from North Sydney.
  • T1 Northern Line trains run to a changed timetable between Berowra and Central or North Sydney via Strathfield.
  • On Thursday and Friday daily from 6am to 7pm, express buses run direct between Macquarie Park, Macquarie University and Wynyard.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Bus routes 
23T1: Hornsby, Waitara, Pymble, Gordon, Lindfield, Roseville, Chatswood, express to Wynyard and return 
24T1: Hornsby all to Chatswood then Wynyard and return 
73T1: Chatswood all to North Sydney and return 
74T1: Chatswood all to St Leonards then North Sydney and return 
75T1: Chatswood express to Wynyard 
76T1: Macquarie Park, Macquarie University and Wynyard and return (Thursday and Friday 6am - 7pm only)

 

Tuesday 8 January
From 11am until 2.40pm

  • Trains run between Hornsby and the City via Gordon only.
  • Central Coast & Newcastle Line trains make extra stops at Mount Kuring-gai, Mount Colah and Asquith.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

T1 Western Line:

9pm Tuesday 25 to 2am Thursday 27 December

  • Trackwork between Lidcombe and Strathfield will affect your trip to and from the City. You may need to change trains to continue your journey.
  • If you are travelling to or from Strathfield or City Circle stations, please change at Blacktown for an express bus to Strathfield, Wynyard or Central. Trains run on the City Circle as normal.
  • Trains run between Penrith and Lidcombe, then continue to Olympic Park only. Please change at Lidcombe for a train to the City via the T3 Bankstown Line.
  • Richmond trains run between Richmond and Leppington only.
  • If you are travelling to Flemington or Homebush please change at Lidcombe for a bus.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Bus routes 
10T1: Blacktown, Wynyard then Central and return
11T1: Blacktown, then express to Strathfield and return 
67T1: Lidcombe, express to Strathfield and return 
68T1: Lidcombe, then all stations to Strathfield and return

 

2am Thursday 27 to 9pm Friday 28 December

  • Trains run to a changed timetable with some Penrith trains making extra stops at Flemington and Homebush.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

 

9pm Tuesday 25 to 2am Thursday 27 December

  • Trackwork between Lidcombe and Strathfield may affect your trip to and from the City. You may need to change trains to continue your journey.
  • Trains run between Leppington and Lidcombe via Granville, then continue to Olympic Park.
  • If you are travelling to or from the City from T2 Leppington Line stations please change at:

    Glenfield for a train via the T8 Airport & South Line
    Cabramatta or Lidcombe for a train via the T3 Bankstown Line 
  • If you are travelling to Flemington or Homebush please change at Lidcombe for a bus.
  • Homebush trains run between Ashfield and the City only.
  • On Tuesday and Friday nights, some trains run between Leppington and the City via the T3 Bankstown Line.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

 

2am Thursday 27 to 9pm Friday 28 December

  • The all-stations trains between Homebush and the City run between Ashfield and the City only.
  • Leppington trains run between Leppington and the City via Granville every 30 minutes, and between Leppington and the City via the T3 Bankstown Line every 30 minutes.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

 

9pm Friday 28 to 2am Monday 31 December

  • Trackwork between Lidcombe and Strathfield may affect your trip to and from the City. You may need to change trains to continue your journey.
  • Trains run between Leppington and Lidcombe via Granville, then continue to Olympic Park.
  • If you are travelling to or from the City from T2 Leppington Line stations please change at:

    - Glenfield for a train via the T8 Airport & South Line
    - Cabramatta
     or Lidcombe for a train via the T3 Bankstown Line
  • If you are travelling to Flemington or Homebush please change at Lidcombe for a bus.
  • Homebush trains run between Ashfield and the City only.
  • On Tuesday and Friday nights, some trains run between Leppington and the City via the T3 Bankstown Line.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Bus routes 
67T1: Lidcombe, express to Strathfield and return 
68T1: Lidcombe, then all stations to Strathfield and return

T3 Bankstown Line:

Tuesday 25 and Friday 28 December
Nightly from 9pm until 2am

  • Some T2 Inner West & Leppington Line trains run between Leppington and the City via Bankstown.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

T4 Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra Line:

Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 December
  • From 8pm Saturday until 6am Sunday, T4 Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra and South Coast Line trains will not stop at Wolli Creek.
  • South Coast Line trains will make extra stops at Sydenham and Arncliffe
  • Buses run between Wolli Creek and Sydenham, and between Wolli Creek and Arncliffe.
  • Please change at Sydenham or Arncliffe for a bus to Wolli Creek.
  • T8 Airport & South Line trains to and from the City continue to stop at Wolli Creek.
Bus routes
34T4: Wolli Creek to Sydenham and return
35T4: Wolli Creek to Arncliffe and return

T5 Cumberland Line: 

9pm Tuesday 25 to 2am Thursday 27 December
  • Some trains run to a changed timetable.
  • Extra trains run between Leppington and Richmond.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Thursday 27 and Friday 28 December

  • Some trains run to a changed timetable and stopping pattern.
  • Trains between Quakers Hill and Liverpool run every 30 minutes.
  • You may need to change at Granville to continue your journey.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.
9pm Friday 28 to 2am Monday 31 December
  • Some trains run to a changed timetable.
  • Extra trains run between Leppington and Richmond.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Wednesday 2 to Friday 4 January
Nightly from 7pm until 1.30am

  • Some trains run to a changed timetable between Richmond and Blacktown or Granville, and between Granville and Leppington only.
  • You may need to change at Blacktown and Granville to continue your journey.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

T6 Carlingford Line: 

Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 December

  • From 10pm Saturday until 2am Monday, buses replace trains between Clyde and Carlingford.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Bus route
11T6: Carlingford, then all stations to Clyde and return

 

Monday 24 and Wednesday 26 December
Nightly from 11.30pm until 1.30am

  • Buses replace trains between Clyde and Carlingford.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Bus route 
11T6: Carlingford, then all stations to Clyde and return

 

T7: Olympic Park Line

9pm Tuesday 25 to 2am Thursday 27 December

  • Trains run to a changed timetable between Olympic Park and Lidcombe, then continue to Penrith or Leppington.
  • Buses replace all trains between Lidcombe and Strathfield.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.

Bus routes 
67T1: Lidcombe, express to Strathfield and return 
68T1: Lidcombe, then all stations to Strathfield and return

9pm Friday 28 to 2am Monday 31 December
  • Trains run to a changed timetable between Olympic Park and Lidcombe, then continue to Penrith or Leppington.
  • Buses replace all trains between Lidcombe and Strathfield.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.
Bus routes 
67T1: Lidcombe, express to Strathfield and return 
68T1: Lidcombe, then all stations to Strathfield and return

T8 Airport and South Line: 

Tuesday 25 to Sunday 30 December
  • Some trains may run to a changed timetable.
  • Plan your trip before you travel for up-to-date information.
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