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Behind the fence: look into the future

Test your knowledge with fun and interesting facts about the Sydney Metro project.

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46

stations

46 new state of the art, fully accessible metro stations

Inside the tunnels at Bella Vista during construction

History under Sydney Harbour

The first of two metro railway tunnels deep under Sydney Harbour has been completed in an historic milestone for public transport in Sydney.

2.8 km Sydney Harbour Tunnel

9 km North Connex

31 km New Sydney Metro tunnels

Tunnel length

Australia’s longest railway tunnels

Doors

How many doors will open when the train stops at the station?

36

36 doors will open when the train stops.

Doors

Travel Calculator

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.

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Hours worked to date:

November 2021

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Sydney Metro City & Southwest tunnels

Distance
15.5
km

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

Pipe
379,000
tonnes

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

Segments
100,000
segments

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

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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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