Behind the fence: look into the future


31 new state of the art, fully accessible metro stations

Metro tunnelling has reached halfway

TBM Mabel made a mighty breakthrough at the new Crows Nest Station site just four weeks after TBM Wendy arrived.

Tunnel length

2.8 km Sydney Harbour Tunnel

9 km North Connex

31 km New Sydney Metro tunnels

Australia’s longest railway tunnels

How many doors will open when train stops at the station


36 doors will open when the train stops

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The travel calculator calculates the number of minutes for a journey during stage 1 and stage 2 of the Sydney Metro development. Select a stage and search for a start and end location to find out how many minutes it will take below. The number of minutes is displayed below.



Hours worked to date: September 2019

Sydney Metro: Barangaroo boat discovery

The oldest boat found in NSW has been uncovered at Barangaroo, where a new Sydney Metro station is being built.

Sydney Metro City & Southwest tunnels


15.5km of twin tunnels are being constructed from Chatswood to Sydenham


379,000 tonnes of concrete will be made to produce almost 100,000 segments that will line the twin rail tunnels


Almost 100,000 concrete segments will be made into almost 16,500 concrete rings

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"Well done Wendy and your crew"

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"I just love archaeology and the stories it tells us of our past."

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"Amazing! Keep up the good work. The Metro is the best thing to happen to Western Sydney in a Very long time!"

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"Great job guys and keep going safe"

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"Yes! We are in Sydney and the Metro is amazing. Worth every penny! Well done Sydney!"


Almost 6 million tonnes of crushed rock is estimated to be generated for re-use from the Sydney Metro City & Southwest project.

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