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STATION WORK HITS TRAIN TIMES
RESIDENTS who use the Armadale and Thornlie train lines will have to adjust their commute schedule until after January 22 due to railway infrastructure work for Perth stadium station.
On weekdays, trains will run on a half-hour schedule from the first service until about around 6.30pm. The 17day disruption began on January 6.
Passengers will have to change trains at Carlisle station.
On weeknights, all trains on the Armadale and Thornlie lines will be cancelled from about 7pm. Train replacement buses will operate.
On weekends, fewer trains will run between Carlisle and Armadale.
Trains will be cancelled between Perth and Carlisle, with replacement buses operating.
The last normal train service will depart from Perth to Armadale at 6.47pm, Perth to Cannington at 7.02pm and Perth to Thornlie at 7.07pm.
The last normal train service from Armadale will depart at 7.31pm and Thornlie to Perth at 7.35pm on Friday.
Spokesman David Hynes said Transperth planned the works to coincide with the quietest time on the network – the post-Christmas period, during school and university holidays and outside AFL season.
“Works to complete Stadium Station and the Victoria Park stow road cannot occur without the disruption,” he said.
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