Bankstown Station

About Bankstown Station

Customers at Bankstown Station will have a new air-conditioned metro train every four minutes in the peak – that’s 15 trains an hour. Bankstown Station is currently serviced by 8 trains an hour in the morning peak.

The station will be fully upgraded with lifts and level access between platforms and trains and platform screen doors to keep people and objects away from the tracks.

Main station features

Existing station and platforms extended east to serve Sydney Metro services

  • New, unpaid, at-grade corridor crossing at the eastern end of the existing Sydney Trains platform, with access to Sydney Trains and Sydney Metro platforms
  • New canopy over the Sydney Trains platform between the new station entrance and the existing platform building
  • New Sydney Metro platforms constructed east of new aerial concourse
  • New services building next to new metro platform on northern side of rail corridor
  • New station buildings on new metro platform, with staff/passenger facilities
  • Existing bus layover area off South Terrace retained
  • Existing bus interchange area on South Terrace near existing station entrance retained
  • Existing bus stop on the northern side of station on North Terrace retained
  • At least 50 bike parking spaces
  • 13 kiss and ride spaces
  • 10 taxi spaces
  • Three accessible parking spaces

Access and entry

  • Existing entry on Bankstown City Plaza upgraded
  • New entries on North Terrace and South Terrace

Travel times

 Bankstown to:  Now  (minutes)  Sydney Metro  (minutes)  Savings  (minutes)
 Central  Up to 35  28  Up to 7
 Pitt Street (new CBD  station)  Up to 46*  30  Up to 16
 Barangaroo (new  CBD station)  Up to 60*  34  Up to 26
 Victoria Cross (North  Sydney)  Up to 53*  37  Up to 16
 Chatswood  Up to 66*  43  Up to 23
 Macquarie University  Up to 70*  54  Up to 16

* Includes time to interchange and/or walk

Construction updates

Construction Notification - Bankstown Station - Utility investigations and survey work
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Fact Sheet - Bankstown Station
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Construction Notification - Bankstown Station - Geotechnical investigations
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