Eaglemont railway station, MelbourneEdit profile
Eaglemont is a railway station in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, located in the suburb of Eaglemont, on the Hurstbridge railway line. Eaglemont is unmanned and is in Metcard Zones 1 & 2 overlap.
Eaglemont is located between Silverdale Road and Sherwood Road, with station access from both.
The station consists of two side platforms; Platform 1 has a large 2 story brick building with shops underneath, while platform 2 has a smaller brick building. A large Metcard ticket vending machine is located at the entrance to platform 1, which is able to dispense most ticketing options available and also accept notes and coins. A small coin-only Metcard ticket vending machine is located at the entrance to platform 2.
Platforms and services
- Hurstbridge line - all stations and limited stops services to Flinders Street
- Hurstbridge line - all stations and limited stops services to Heidelberg, Macleod, Greensborough, Eltham and Hurstbridge
Eaglemont station opened on 1 May 1926.
On 20 April 2010 a fire broke out on a citybound train. Approximately 200 passengers were evacuated and emergency services were called. Nobody was injured.