High Street railway station, New South Wales

High Street railway station is located on the Main Northern line in New South Wales, Australia. It serves the High Street area of Maitland opening on 27 May 1856.[2]

High Street
Westbound view in July 2014
LocationHigh Street, Maitland
Coordinates32°44′29″S 151°33′50″E
Owned byRailCorp
Operated byNSW TrainLink
Line(s)Main Northern
Distance191.41 kilometres from Central
Platforms2 (1 island)
Structure typeGround
Other information
Station codeHGH
WebsiteTransport for NSW
Opened27 May 1856
Passengers (2013)90 (daily)[1] (Sydney Trains, NSW TrainLink)
Preceding station   NSW TrainLink   Following station
towards Dungog or Scone
Hunter Line

High Street formerly had a wooden structure on the footbridge, however this was destroyed by fire in 1987 and replaced with a waiting shelter on the platform.[3] Only the eastern half of the platform remains in use, with the western part fenced off.

Platforms & services

High Street has one island platform with two faces. It is serviced by NSW TrainLink Hunter Line services travelling between Newcastle, Maitland and Telarah. It is also serviced by one early morning service to Scone.[4]

Platform Line Stopping pattern Notes
1 services to Newcastle [4]
2 services to Maitland & Telarah 1 early morning service to Scone[4]

Hunter Valley Buses operate four routes via High Street station:


  1. Bureau of Transport Statistics. "Train Statistics 2014" (PDF). Transport NSW. Retrieved 15 July 2018.
  2. High Street Station NSWrail.net
  3. "Station News - North" Railway Digest February 1988 page 50
  4. "Hunter line timetable". Transport for NSW.
  5. "Hunter Valley Buses route 181". Transport for NSW.
  6. "Hunter Valley Buses route 183". Transport for NSW.
  7. "Hunter Valley Buses route 184". Transport for NSW.
  8. "Hunter Valley Buses route 185". Transport for NSW.
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