Rooty Hill Railway Station

Rooty Hill Railway Station

Rooty Hill is a railway station on the Western railway line, Sydney, Australia of the CityRail network. It serves a well established residential area. It has four tracks, and the tracks are paired by direction. This means that all trains to the city leave from the same island platform, so if the train happens to travel on the unexpected track, it is a simple thing to walk over to the other platform. Rooty Hill does not yet have Easy Access for wheelchairs.

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