|Location||Richmond Road, Keswick Terminal|
|Owned by||Great Southern Rail|
|Operated by||Great Southern Rail|
|Platforms||3 (1 side, 1 island)|
|Opened||18 May 1984|
Adelaide Parklands Terminal is the only interstate railway station in Adelaide, South Australia. It is 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) from the city centre, adjacent to the suburb of Keswick, and is within the southern part of the West Parklands.
The terminal opened on 18 May 1984 as Keswick Terminal (and located near, but not connected to, the similarly named Keswick station). It was developed by Australian National (AN) as a dedicated long-haul passenger rail station, allowing AN to vacate the then State Transport Authority's Adelaide railway station. In 1986, the Geographic Names Board approved the name Keswick Terminal for the station, and it is now officially classified as a suburb in the City of West Torrens on 30 April 1987. The station was included in the sale of Australian National's passenger operations to Great Southern Rail on 1 November 1997.
In June 2008, the station was renamed Adelaide Parklands Terminal. following Stage One of a plan to "improve guest comfort and amenity, traffic and passenger movement, food and retail facilities, image, identity, presentation and sustainability". SA Govt Tourism Minister Jane Lomax-Smith officially opened the terminal on 6 August 2008.
The terminal was built as a dual gauge station being served by the standard gauge Ghan, Indian Pacific and Trans-Australian to the north, and the broad gauge Overland to the south-east. It was also served by regional trains operated by South Australian Railways Bluebird railcars and Commonwealth Railways CB class railcars, and all SA regional trains ceased operation by 1990. The Adelaide to Melbourne line was converted to standard gauge in 1995, and The Overland became a standard-gauge train.
Adelaide is the only city in the world where passengers can catch trains on two distinct transcontinental routes, The Ghan, (to Alice Springs and Darwin), and the Indian Pacific, (to Sydney and Perth). Passengers can also catch The Overland (to Melbourne). These trains are all operated by Great Southern Rail.