Fremantle railway station, Perth

Fremantle railway station, Perth

Fremantle Station, is a Transperth station 18.7 km from Perth, in Western Australia, and is the terminus of the Fremantle Line. It closely resembles the design of Cambridge railway station in Cambridge, England.


The original Fremantle railway station was constructed in 1881 next to Cliff Street. In 1907 the current station was opened at its present location. The station was an important hub for gold miners arriving to Western Australia via ship and then travelling on the Eastern railway to the goldfields.

The Fremantle line was closed by the State Government in September 1979. It re-opened in July 1983.

The station was entered into the Heritage Council of Western Australia's Register of Heritage Places in 2001. The rationalisation of the rail reserve in 2004 was part of a plan to revitalise the precinct. In 2005 the first stage of a $6.3 million project to restore the station was completed. Two further stages are planned, for completion by 2007.


Transperth Platforms
p1stop=All, A, B, K, L
p2notes=Not used, as it is an extension of Platform 1
p3stop=All, A, B, K, L
p3notes=Peak hour use only

Bus routes

tands 1-5

ee also

*Southern Coast Transit
*Swan Transit
*Path Transit

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • North Fremantle railway station, Perth — North Fremantle Train Station is a Transperth train station 16.2km from Perth Train Station, in Western Australia, on the Fremantle Line.This station replaced a station (also called North Fremantle) that was located further south towards… …   Wikipedia

  • Fremantle railway line, Perth — Fremantle Line is a suburban railway line in Perth, Australia. It runs through Perth s western suburbs and connects Perth and Fremantle.HistoryThe line was the first suburban railway line in Perth, opening on March 1, 1881. It originally operated …   Wikipedia

  • Claremont railway station, Perth — Claremont Fremantle Line …   Wikipedia

  • Bellevue railway station, Perth — Bellevue railway station was an important junction station when the Eastern Railway first route passed through to Greenmount in the 1880 s, when the second route passed through to Swan View, in the 1890 s until the closure of the two routes in… …   Wikipedia

  • Cottesloe railway station, Perth — Cottesloe is a Transperth train station 12.4km from Perth railway station in Western Australia on the Fremantle Line.tation locationCottesloe station is located in the eastern section of Cottesloe. The tracks lie between Curtin Avenue and Brixton …   Wikipedia

  • Spearwood railway station, Perth — Spearwood railway station is a former railway station at the end of the Fremantle Line.fact|date=January 2008 It is located in the town of Spearwood, right next to the rail yard. The remaining parts of the station are a few metal stalks, used to… …   Wikipedia

  • Midland railway station, Perth — Midland Interchange Midland Line …   Wikipedia

  • Clarkson railway station, Perth — Clarkson Interchange Joondalup Line …   Wikipedia

  • Subiaco railway station, Perth — Subiaco Train Station is a major Transperth train station 3.7 km from Perth Train Station, in Western Australia, on the Fremantle Line. Until the opening of the William Street platforms at Perth station, it was the only underground railway… …   Wikipedia

  • Showgrounds railway station, Perth — Showgrounds Train Station is a Transperth train station 8.6km from Perth Train Station, in Western Australia, on the Fremantle Line. It is opposite the Claremont Showgrounds, and is used only during special events, including the Perth Royal… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.