Heathmont railway station, MelbourneEdit profile
Heathmont is a railway station in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, located in the suburb of Heathmont, on the Belgrave railway line. Heathmont is unmanned and is in Metcard Zone 2.
Heathmont is located at the northern end of the Canterbury Road overpass and between Heathmont Road and Campbell Street, with station access from the latter two.
The station consists of two side platforms; Platform 1 has a large brick building, 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 coin only Metcard ticket vending machine is located at the entrance to platform 2. Additional myki ticket vending machines are located at the entrances to platform 1 & platform 2.
Heathmont station opened on 1 May 1926. A second platform was provided in 1982, as part of the duplication of the line between Ringwood and Bayswater.
Platforms, services and connecting bus service
- Belgrave line - all stations and limited express services to Ringwood and Flinders Street.
- Belgrave line - all stations services to Upper Ferntree Gully and Belgrave.
- 679 Chirnside Park - Ringwood via Chirnside Park SC, Maroondah Highway, Lilydale Station, Hereford Road, Birmingham Road, Channel Road, Swansea Road, Canterbury Road, Heathmont Station, Ringwood Station (route deviation via Eastland SC).
Main station building
View of Platform 1 and Platform 2 shelters