Canterbury Station

About Canterbury Station

Customers at Canterbury Station will have a new air-conditioned metro train every four minutes in the peak – that’s 15 trains an hour. Canterbury Station is currently serviced by 4 trains an hour in the morning peak.

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

Main station features

  • New station plaza on Broughton Street
  • New aerial station concourse west of Canterbury Road
  • New retail space at the station entrances at Broughton Street and Canterbury Road
  • New lifts to platforms
  • New toilets
  • New station buildings on Broughton Street
  • Existing bus stops retained
  • Bus stop on Broughton Street relocated closer to new Broughton Street entrance
  • New bus shelter and pedestrian crossing at station entrance on Broughton Street
  • At least 40 bike parking spaces
  • Four kiss and ride spaces
  • Two taxi spaces
  • Two accessible parking spaces

Access and entry

  • Existing entry on Canterbury Road upgraded and relocated to western side of the rail corridor
  • New entrance on Broughton Street and potential future entrance on Charles Street.

Travel times

 Canterbury to:  Now  (minutes)  Sydney Metro  (minutes)  Savings  (minutes)
 Central  Up to 21  16  Up to 5
 Pitt Street (new CBD  station)  Up to 32*  18  Up to 14
 Barangaroo (new  CBD  station)  Up to 51*  22  Up to 29
 Victoria Cross (North  Sydney)  Up to 39*  25  Up to 14
 Chatswood  Up to 52*  31  Up to 21
 Macquarie University  Up to 66*  42  Up to 24

* Includes time to interchange and/or walk

Construction updates

Construction Notification - Canterbury Station - Survey work
PDF | 376.33 KB
Construction Notification - Canterbury Station - Utility investigations at Broughton Street and Charles Street
PDF | 316.34 KB
Construction Notification - Canterbury Station - Utility investigations
PDF | 558.67 KB
Fact Sheet - Canterbury Station
PDF | 2.83 MB

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