Tecoma railway station, MelbourneEdit profile
Tecoma is a railway station in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, located in the suburb of Tecoma, on the Belgrave railway line. Tecoma is unmanned and is in Metcard Zone 2. In 2009 it was the fourth least used metropolitan railway station in Melbourne, with an average of 310 passenger boardings per day.
Tecoma is located at the western end of the McNicol Road overpass and between Clifford Grove and Campbell Street, with access from the latter.
The station consists of one side platform, with a semi-large fibro building in the centre. A large Metcard ticket vending machine is located at the entrance to the platform, which is able to dispense most ticketing options available and also accept notes and coins. Disused toilets are situated inside the building.
Platforms and services
- Lilydale and Belgrave lines— all trains
Tecoma station opened on 1 February 1924. The station was formally one of the stations on the Upper Ferntree Gully – Gembrook narrow gauge line, one of the narrow gauge lines of the Victorian Railways, until 1962 when the line as far as Belgrave was converted to Broad Gauge.