New Flinders Railway Line

When: From Tuesday 29 December 2020



The new Flinders train line is a 650-metre extension of the current Tonsley rail line including an elevated single track over Sturt Road, Laffers Triangle and Main South Road, linking Flinders Medical Centre and Flinders University to the passenger rail network.

The new Flinders train line and new Tonsley and Flinders Railway Stations opened for passenger services from first service Tuesday 29 December, and is now operating under an enhanced timetable, developed after extensive consultation.

Features of the new line and stations will include:

  • services until late on weeknights
  • a 20-minute frequency during peak times on weekdays
  • a 30-minute frequency at all other times.
  • better station access through Shared Use Paths and Activated Pedestrian Crossings
  • new station locations providing increased access for more residents
  • improved safety, security and customer satisfaction amenities.

Below you will find information about:


New Tonsley Railway Station

The new Tonsley Railway Station opened as part of the new Flinders train line from first service Tuesday 29 December 2020.

The Tonsley Railway Station replaced the decommissioned Clovelly Park Station.

The station will have information displays and accessible messaging providing real time train timetable information.

The new Tonsley Station is adjacent the Tonsley Innovation District.


New Seaford & Flinders train timetable

The new Seaford & Flinders timetable (PDF 1.3MB) is effective from Tuesday 29 December 2020.


Clovelly Park Station closure

The Clovelly Park Station is permanently closed.

Trains now operate to the new Tonsley Station just south of Alawoona Avenue.


Alawoona level crossing open

The level crossing at Alawoona Avenue has returned to operation.


Stay Switched On

Remember to take care around electric rail. 


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