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Glenferrie
Glenferrie Station 3.jpg
Eastbound view of Platform 2 in June 2004
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Address Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
Coordinates 37°49′18″S 145°02′12″E / 37.8216°S 145.0367°E / -37.8216; 145.0367Coordinates: 37°49′18″S 145°02′12″E / 37.8216°S 145.0367°E / -37.8216; 145.0367
Lines Lilydale
Belgrave
Alamein
Connections Tram
Structure Elevated
Platforms 3 (1 island, 1 side)
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened 3 April 1882
Electrified Yes
Code GFE
Owned by VicTrack
Fare zone Myki zone 1
Station status Premium station
Traffic
Passengers (2014-2015) Not measured
Passengers (2015-2016) 2.80 million Decrease 2.07%
Passengers (2016-2017) 2.73 million Decrease 2.35%
Passengers (2017-2018) 2.72 million Decrease 0.48%
Services
Preceding station Metro Trains Following station
Hawthorn Lilydale line Auburn
towards Lilydale
Belgrave line Auburn
towards Belgrave
Alamein line Auburn
towards Alamein

Glenferrie railway station is located on the Lilydale, Belgrave and Alamein lines in Victoria, Australia, serving the eastern Melbourne suburb of Hawthorn. The station opened as Glenferrie Road on 3 April 1882, and was renamed Glenferrie on 1 September 1882. It was upgraded to a Premium station on 26 February 1996.

The station complex is listed on the Victorian Heritage Register.

Platforms & services

Glenferrie has one island platform with two faces, and one side platform. It is served by Lilydale, Belgrave and Alamein line trains.

Platform 1:

  • Alamein line: weekday all stations and limited stops services to Flinders Street
  • Lilydale line: all stations and limited stops services to Flinders Street
  • Belgrave line: all stations and limited stops services to Flinders Street

Platform 2:

  • Lilydale line: weekend all stations to Lilydale
  • Belgrave line: weekend all stations to Belgrave
  • Lilydale line: weekday peak hour all stations and limited stops services to Flinders Street. Off-peak express services run express past this platform.
  • Belgrave line: weekday peak hour all stations and limited stops services to Flinders Street. Off-peak express services run express past this platform.

Platform 3:

  • Lilydale line: weekday all stations and limited stops services to Lilydale
  • Alamein line: weekday all stations services to Alamein
  • Lilydale line & Belgrave line: weekday all stations and limited stops services to Blackburn

Transport links

Yarra Trams operates one route via Glenferrie station:

  • 16: Melbourne University - Kew
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