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BRISBANE
 Queensland . Australia

Brisbane Rail Network Map ® R. Schwandl

 System

Metropolitan Rail Network

- operated by QR (formerly branded "Citytrain")

- total network length over 380 km (incl. interurban lines)

- 9 lines radiating from Brisbane Central Station, with cross-city operation, running every 30 minutes

- electrified, narrow gauge (1067 mm)

- Darra - Richlands branch opened 17 Jan 2011, extended to Springfield Central (9.5 km) on 2 Dec 2013

 

 Projects

A new 12.6 km double-track branch will serve the Moreton Bay area diverging from the northern line at Petrie. There will be six station, at Kippa-Ring, Rothwell, Mango Hill East, Mango Hill, Murrumba Downs and Kallangur. Construction is scheduled to begin in early 2014, for completion in late 2016.

CrossRiverRail (see official project website)

 Photos

Brisbane Train QR Citytrain Brisbane Train QR Citytrain

Brisbane Train QR Citytrain Brisbane Train QR Citytrain

 Links

Urban Rail Down UnderQR (Queensland Rail) (Official Site)

TransLink (Public Transport in Southeast Queensland)

Queensland Rail at Wikipedia

Brisbane Railway Map

QROTI - Queensland's Railways On The Internet

Read the webmaster's personal impressions of the Brisbane Suburban Train System in the UrbanRail.Blog (Feb 2011)

 

 

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