Lakemba Station

About Lakemba Station

Customers at Lakemba Station will have a new air-conditioned metro train every four minutes in the peak – that’s 15 trains an hour. Lakemba 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

  • Station plaza on The Boulevarde upgraded and station plaza on Railway Parade extended
  • Existing elevated concourse retained with a minor expansion for additional station buildings and facilities
  • New station buildings in concourse, on platform and next to Railway Parade entrance
  • New toilets
  • Existing bus stops on The Boulevarde, Railway Parade, and Haldon Street retained
  • New footpath on southern side of Railway Parade, next to existing car park, leading to station entrance
  • Cedar of Lebanon tree (cedrus libani) retained
  • At least 40 bike parking spaces
  • Three off-road kiss and ride spaces
  • Three taxi spaces
  • Seven accessible parking spaces

Access and entry

  • Existing entries on Railway Parade and The Boulevarde upgraded

Travel times

 Lakemba to:  Now  (minutes)  Sydney Metro  (minutes)  Savings  (minutes)
 Central  Up to 28  22  Up to 6
 Pitt Street (new CBD  station)  Up to 39*  24  Up to 15
 Barangaroo (new  CBD  station)  Up to 53*  28  Up to 25
 Victoria Cross (North  Sydney)  Up to 46*  31  Up to 15
 Chatswood  Up to 59*  37  Up to 22
 Macquarie University  Up to 67*  48  Up to 19

* Includes time to interchange and/or walk

Construction updates

Construction Notification - Lakemba Station - Utility investigations and survey work
PDF | 396.56 KB
Fact Sheet - Lakemba Station
PDF | 2.46 MB

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