Artist’s impression of Westmead metro station
Westmead metro station
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Main station features
New metro platforms will be located next to the existing Westmead Station providing an easy above-ground interchange with the T1 Western Line and T5 Cumberland Line. The new station will also provide customers with easy access to Parramatta Light Rail, T-way buses and other bus services. As well as connecting customers to the Westmead health, education and employment hub, the new metro station will service residential areas experiencing growth and renewal in north and south Westmead.
Westmead metro station will be located on the eastern side of Hawkesbury Road, south of the existing Westmead Station.
Access and entry
The station will have one entrance on Hawkesbury Road.
Planning and compliance
Station excavation and tunnelling
The Department of Planning and Environment granted approval for the Sydney Metro West Project Concept between Westmead and the Sydney CBD and station excavation and tunnelling between Westmead and The Bays in March 2021.
Gamuda Australia and Laing O’Rourke Consortium (GLC) was awarded the contract for station excavation and tunnelling between Sydney Olympic Park and Westmead.
Rail infrastructure, stations, precincts and operations
The Department of Planning and Environment granted approval for rail infrastructure, stations, precincts and operations between Westmead and the Sydney CBD in January 2023.
Click here for further information on Sydney Metro West planning and compliance documentation.
Quickway was awarded the contract to relocate gas and telecommunications services around the future Westmead metro station site, as part of ongoing construction for Sydney Metro West.
Parramatta metro station