Parramatta Light Rail

Parramatta Light Rail is one of the NSW Government's major infrastructure projects being delivered to serve a growing Sydney. Discover its benefits for businesses, residents, commuters and visitors.

Artist impression of the Parramatta Light Rail green track in Cumberland.

Weekly works

Work is underway on the Parramatta Light Rail project. Keep up to date with our day and night work schedules. For the latest traffic information, visit

About the project


A shot of one of the Parramatta Light Rail Urbos 3 vehicles stationary and gleaming under a sunny blue sky.

Stage 1

Parramatta Light Rail Stage 1 will connect Westmead to Carlingford via the Parramatta CBD and Camellia with a 2-way track spanning 12km, and is expected to open in mid-2024.


Artist's impression of bicycle lanes and shared paths along the Parramatta Light Rail.

Stage 2

Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2 is moving ahead, with state and federal planning approval granted for this game-changing Western Sydney megaproject. Stage 2 will connect Stage 1 and the Parramatta CBD to Sydney Olympic Park via the growing communities of Camellia, Rydalmere, Ermington, Melrose Park and Wentworth Point.

Stay informed


Shared path users at Yallamundi Light Rail station.



Parramatta Light Rail factsheets in different languages.



Three Urbos 100 light rail vehicles manufactured by CAF.



Community Day Sunday 23 June

Community Day - Sunday 23 June

When: Sunday 23 June (10am - 2pm)

Where: Prince Alfred Square in Parramatta

Free entry, all welcome.

Parramatta Light Rail community pop-ups

Saturday 15 June4pm-8pmCommBank Stadium11-13 O'Connell Street, Parramatta
Wednesday 19 June7.30am-2.30pmFarmers MarketCentenary Square, Parramatta
Thursday 20 June9am to 1pmMain entrance, The Children's Hospital at WestmeadCorner Hawkesbury Road and, Hainsworth Street, Westmead
Sunday 30 June9am-4pmWestern Sydney University, Parramatta South CampusVictoria Road, Rydalmere
Tuesday 16 July 9.30am-3pmOpen Day, Western Sydney University, Parramatta South CampusVictoria Road, Rydalmere
Wednesday 17 July7.30am-3pmFarmers MarketCentenary Square, Parramatta
Saturday 20 July9am-5pmRosehill Gardens Race DayRosehill Gardens Racecourse, James Ruse Drive, Rosehill
Friday 26 July4pm-8pmNRL Eels v StormCommBank Stadium, O'Connell Street, Parramatta
Saturday 3 August9am-5pmRosehill Gardens Race DayRosehill Gardens Racecourse, James Ruse Drive, Rosehill
Friday 9 August4pm-8pmNRL Eels v PanthersCommBank Stadium, O'Connell Street, Parramatta
Parramatta Light Rail community information

Support and engagement




We are committed to supporting and managing impacts on local businesses during construction. Learn about our efforts to assist local business owners with the information and support they need.


Community members and Parramatta Light Rail employees at the information stand.


Looking for information on the community impacts of Parramatta Light Rail construction? Learn how we prioritise safety and sustainability throughout the construction process and beyond.


A tram on the new light rail.

Activate Parramatta

Activate Parramatta is a Transport for NSW initiative to promote and support local businesses, through events, activations and activities.


Parramatta Light Rail Salty Dog tile version 2

Restaurant Guide 2024

Download the annual 2024 Restaurant Guide, which is packed with more than 60 restaurants, pubs and cafes in Parramatta's iconic Church Street precinct.

Translating and interpreting service

For interpreter services for languages other than English, call Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) on 131 450 and ask them to call us on 1800 139 389.

Contact Parramatta Light Rail

For more information, enquiries or to lodge a complaint, please contact us:

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