About us

Sydney Trains provides train services throughout the Sydney CBD and metropolitan area. It underwent a major restructure formally launched on 1 July 2013 signalling a new commitment to customers.

How have Sydney Trains services changed?

On 1 July 2013, Sydney Trains replaced CityRail as the provider of metropolitan train services for Sydney. Intercity services from the Sydney CBD that were also formerly operated by CityRail are now run by the new NSW TrainLink, who also operates Regional services to destinations around NSW and Brisbane, Canberra and Melbourne. Regional services were previously operated by CountryLink.

Facts and stats

Facts and stats

Sydney Trains operates quick, frequent and reliable trains in the greater Sydney suburban area.

Our performance

Our performance

See how we're performing against our on-time running and other targets, and how we plan to improve.

Our fleet

Our fleet

Find out everything you've ever wanted to know about our trains and the lines they operate on.

Culture and heritage of the NSW Railways

Culture and heritage

For over 155 years, the Sydney Trains network has played a critical role in the provision of transport services for Sydney.

Environment

Environment

Read about why rail travel is a better choice for the environment and how you can help.

Career opportunities

Career opportunities

Find out about exciting career opportunities with Sydney Trains. View and apply for jobs.