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Rail Network

The South Australian Department of Planning Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) on behalf of the Rail Commissioner maintains all rail infrastructure and provides tram and train services within metropolitan Adelaide.

Fast facts

Adelaide’s passenger rail network comprises 132 kilometres of railway track on the Seaford, Gawler, Outer Harbor, Belair, Grange and Tonsley Lines, including 40 kilometres of electrified railway, 88 railway stations, 84 level crossings, 18 electric railcar sets (4 more to be delivered soon) and 87 diesel railcars.

The rail network also includes 15 kilometres of 600 volt tramline, 29 tram stops, 15 flexity trams and 6 citadis trams.


News

Security upgrades for Broadmeadows and Albert Park train stations

Security upgrades for Broadmeadows and Albert Park train stations

The Broadmeadows and Albert Park train stations will receive security upgrades as part of a $4 million safety, security and access initiative across the public transport network.

Closures: Outer Harbor and Grange Line during October and November 2015

Closures: Outer Harbor and Grange Line during October and November 2015

There will be partial night and weekend closures of the Outer Harbor train line in October for essential maintenance works.

Hassle-free trip for show-goers on Adelaide Metro

Hassle-free trip for show-goers on Adelaide Metro

More than 20,000 people are expected to use public transport to get to the Royal Adelaide Show, avoiding the hassle of finding and paying for a park when the event begins this Friday

Public Encouraged to Attend First Transport Forum in North East

Public Encouraged to Attend First Transport Forum in North East

The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) is encouraging people in Adelaide’s north-eastern suburbs to attend an upcoming Forum with Minister for Transport Stephen Mullighan to find out more about the State Government’s plans for transport improvements in the area.