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Trackwork on T3 and T4 Lines

From Tuesday 24 December, over the quieter holiday period, there will be service changes and buses will replace some train services in Sydney.

Key changes include:

  • Buses will replace some train services along the T3 Bankstown Line while the train line is being upgraded to Metro standards.
  • Buses will replace some train services along the T4 Illawarra and South Coast Line for track maintenance work.
  • If you are heading to the airport, allow extra travel time.

Service adjustments from 24 December

From 8pm 24 December to 5 January 2020, some stations between Central and Campsie, along the T3 Bankstown Line, will temporarily close while the train line is being upgraded to Metro standards.

During this time:

  • Train services between Central and Campsie will operate via Lidcombe station.
  • Up to 90 buses will provide extra services between Punchbowl and Central Stations.
  • Express and limited stop bus services will replace trains between Punchbowl and Central Station.

Note: Additional bus and train services will be available during New Year’s Eve.

From 8pm 24 December to 5 January 2020

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Route name and number Route map Timetable
70T3
Punchbowl, all stations to Belmore then Central
71T3
Campsie, all stations to Sydenham
72T3
Campsie, Canterbury then Sydenham
73T3
Campsie, all stations to Sydenham then Central
74T3
Campsie to Central Express
75T3
Canterbury, Hurlstone Park, Dulwich Hill then Central
76T3
Sydenham, all stations to Central
77T3
Campsie, all stations to Dulwich Hill then Central

From 8pm 24 December to 10am 28 December 2019, and from 2am to first service on 30 December and 1, 3, 4 and 5 January 2020, stations between Hurstville and Central, along the T4 Illawarra Line, will temporarily close due to track maintenance work at Sydenham.

Planned works at Sydenham Station will impact the T4 Illawarra Line and South Coast Line trains.

During this time:

  • Buses will replace trains between Hurstville and Central Station.
  • Express and limited stop bus services will replace trains between Cronulla and Central Station.
  • Express and limited stop bus services will replace trains between Wollongong and Central.
  • South Coast services will end at Waterfall Station.

From 8pm 24 December to 5 January 2020

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Route name and number Route map Timetable
80T4
Hurstville to Central express
81T4
Kogarah, Rockdale then Central
82T4
Hurstville, all stations to Arncliffe, Tempe then Central
83T4
Hurstville, all stations to Sydenham then Central
84T4
Heathcote, all stations to Sydenham then Central
85T4
Cronulla, Woolooware, Caringbah then Central
86T4
Kirrawee, Gymea, Miranda then Central
87T4
Hurstville, all stations to Sydenham
88T4
Waterfall to Central Express
7SC
Wollongong, North Wollongong then Central