New Intercity Fleet

This project by John Holland has registered for a Design v1.2 IS Rating.




A new fleet of intercity trains will come into service from late 2019, carrying customers from Sydney to the Central Coast, Newcastle, the Blue Mountains and the South Coast.

Key benefits:

Improved accessibility, enhanced safety, improved comfort and modern features including:

  • Wider, more spacious two by two seating for extra room and comfort with arm rests, tray tables, and high seat backs
  • Charging ports for mobile devices, and dedicated spaces for luggage, prams and bicycles
  • Improved accessibility including wheelchair access and accessible toilets
  • Improved customer information through digital information screens and announcements, CCTV and help points, and modern heating, ventilation and air conditioning.


  • Rating Type Rail
  • Registered Date July 2018
  • State NSW
  • Location Sydney
  • Capital Value $270 Million
  • Assessor Matt Dimarco
  • Other Key Stakeholders Transport for NSW, SMEC, Architectus, Arcadis, BG&E, Norman Disney Young, Renzo Tonin, Calibre


To find out more about this project, visit the Transport for NSW website.