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Darling railway station

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Darling railway station

Westbound view from Platform 2 in July 2012
Location Clynden Avenue, Malvern East
Owned by VicTrack
Operated by Metro
Line(s) Glen Waverley
Distance 12.68 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms 2 side
Tracks 2
Structure type Ground
Parking 200
Other information
Status Premium station
Station code DLG
Fare zone Myki zone 1/2 overlap
Website Public Transport Victoria
Opened 24 March 1890
Electrified Yes
Preceding station   Metro Trains   Following station
toward Flinders Street
Glen Waverley line
toward Glen Waverley

Darling railway station is located on the Glen Waverley line in Victoria, Australia. It serves the eastern Melbourne suburb of Malvern East, having opened on 24 March 1890.[1]

The line though the station was originally built to link Burnley to the Outer Circle line and on to Oakleigh. The outer part of the line beyond Darling closed on 9 December 1895,[2] and was not extended to Glen Waverley until 1930. Darling was upgraded to a Premium station in 2008.


  • Platforms & services 1
  • Transport Links 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Platforms & services

Darling has two side platforms. It is serviced by Metro Trains' Glen Waverley line services.[3]

Platforms 1:

Platform 2:

Transport Links

CDC Melbourne operates one bus route via Darling Station:


  1. ^ Malvern East Vicsig
  2. ^ David Beardsell & Bruce Herbert (1979). The Outer Circle: A history of the Oakleigh to Fairfield Park Railway. Australian Railway Historical Society.  
  3. ^ Glen Waverley Line timetable Public Transport Victoria
  4. ^ Route 624 Kew - Oakleigh Public Transport Victoria.

External links

  • Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
  • Melway
Closed station navigation
Outer Circle connection
towards Burnley Waverley Road Next station →
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