Seven stations confirmed for Sydney Metro West

The NSW government has outlined its plans for the next stage of its Sydney Metro urban railway project, naming seven confirmed locations for stations on the Metro West line.

The stations will be built at Westmead, Parramatta, Sydney Olympic Park, North Strathfield, Burwood North, Five Dock and the Bays Precinct.

Seven stations confirmed for Sydney Metro West

Image: Sydney Metro

The state is also investigating a further two possible station locations, at Pyrmont and Rydalmere. A new metro station will also be built in the CBD at an as-yet unconfirmed location.

The Metro West line is intended to relieve stress on the existing Sydney rail network. It is the third stage of the greater Sydney Metro project that has been confirmed.

The Metro Northwest line, which came replete with stations, parks and plazas designed by Hassell, opened in June.

The second stage of the Sydney Metro project involves the extension of the line under Sydney Harbour, through the CBD and on to Bankstown. Six stations on that line will be designed by Foster and Partners and Architectus, while the Central Station upgrade will be designed by Woods Bagot and John McAslan and Partners.

Contracts for the delivery of the Metro West line have not yet been signed, with the government beginning a search for a contractor to deliver tunnelling services on 22 October.

Related topics

More news

See all
The Victoria Cross integrated station development. North Sydney integrated station development finalized

Final designs have been unveiled for the proposed Victoria Cross station development, which includes a 42-storey office tower and a new retail laneway.

A design option for the CIT Woden campus. Early designs for new Canberra university campus released

The ACT government has released early indicative concept designs for a major university campus and bus interchange for Woden in Canberra.

The appointed government will consider proposals that could support WA's post-pandemic economic recovery. WA on the lookout for government architect with a vision for a 'connected, vibrant' state

Geoff Warn, who served as government architect from 2013, concluded his term in February 2020.

Footscray Psychiatric Centre designed by the Victorian Public Works Department, 1972–77. ‘Foreboding’ brutalist hospital added to Victorian Heritage Register

The former Footscray Psychiatric Centre has been given state heritage listing.

Most read

Latest on site

Calendar