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Blacktown Station lift upgrade

Posted: Monday 22 May until Friday 30 June

Customer lifts at Blacktown Station and its bus interchange will undergo a major refurbishment to improve reliability and reduce failures.

The refurbishment will take place over six weeks, with up to two lifts out of operation on weekdays.

Lift refurbishment program

Monday 22 May until Friday 26 May

Lift number 2 on station platforms 1 and 2 and lift number 6 on bus bays 14 to18 at the interchange will be closed for refurbishment.

If you require lift access for platforms 1 and 2 for the Richmond branch line please catch a shuttle bus, which operates between Blacktown and Marayong Station, to change for a train service for stations to Richmond.

If you are travelling from the Richmond branch line to Blacktown we advise that you travel to Westmead or Parramatta and change to a return service that stops at Blacktown, as these trains will stop at platforms with lift access.


Monday 29 May until Friday 2 June

Lift number 3 on station platforms 4 and 5 and lift number 7 on bus bays 10 to 13 at the interchange will be closed for refurbishment.

If you require lift access for platforms 4 and 5 to the city please use platforms 1 and 2 for the Richmond to city service.

If you are travelling from stations west of Blacktown we advise that you travel to Westmead or Parramatta and change to a return service that stops at Blacktown, as these trains will stop at platforms with lift access.


Monday 5 June until Friday 9 June

Lift number 4 on station platforms 6 and 7 and lift number 8 on bus bays 5 to 9 at the interchange will be closed for refurbishment.

If you require lift access to platforms 6 and 7 for the Penrith service, please travel to Westmead or Parramatta (from platforms 4 and 5) to catch this service.

If you are travelling to Blacktown and require lift access please change at Seven Hills for a Richmond branch line service.


Tuesday 13 June until Friday 16 June

Lift number 5 at the Main St entrance will be closed for refurbishment.

A shuttle bus will operate between Main St and Boys Ave entrances.


Monday 19 June until Friday 23 June

Lift number 9 on platform 3 and bus bays 1 to 4 at the interchange will be closed for refurbishment.

A shuttle bus will operate between the interchange and the lift at Main St.


Monday 26 June until Friday 30 June

Lift number 1 at the Boys Ave entrance will be closed for refurbishment.

A shuttle bus will operate between Boys Ave and Main St entrance lifts.

Person using a lift

Lifts are in operation at Marayong, Mt Druitt and Westmead stations.