Clarkston railway station

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Clarkston National Rail
Clarkston Railway Station.jpg
Easterly view from footbridge
Location
Place Clarkston
Local authority East Renfrewshire
Coordinates 55°47′22″N 4°16′32″W / 55.7894°N 4.2755°W / 55.7894; -4.2755Coordinates: 55°47′22″N 4°16′32″W / 55.7894°N 4.2755°W / 55.7894; -4.2755
Grid reference NS574574
Operations
Station code CKS
Managed by ScotRail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.383 million
2005/06 Increase 0.401 million
2006/07 Increase 0.431 million
2007/08 Increase 0.443 million
2008/09 Increase 0.571 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.505 million
2010/11 Increase 0.516 million
2011/12 Increase 0.551 million
2012/13 Increase 0.559 million
History
Original company Busby Railway
Pre-grouping Caledonian Railway
Post-grouping LMS
1 January 1866 Opened as Clarkston[1]
5 May 1952 Renamed as Clarkston and Stamperland[1]
7 May 1973 Renamed as Clarkston[1]
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Clarkston from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Clarkston railway station is a railway station in the small town of Clarkston, East Renfrewshire, Greater Glasgow, Scotland. The station is managed by ScotRail and is on the Glasgow South Western Line.

History[edit]

The station was opened by the Busby Railway on 1 January 1866.[1]

Services[edit]

The station has a half hourly service in each direction (including Sundays) to Glasgow Central and East Kilbride.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Busby   ScotRail
Glasgow South Western Line
  Giffnock
Historical railways
Busby
Line and station open
  Caledonian Railway
Busby Railway
  Giffnock
Line and station open

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Butt (1995), page 62

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