Garrowhill railway station

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Garrowhill National Rail
Garrowhill
Location
Place Garrowhill
Local authority Glasgow
Coordinates 55°51′19″N 4°07′46″W / 55.8553°N 4.1294°W / 55.8553; -4.1294Coordinates: 55°51′19″N 4°07′46″W / 55.8553°N 4.1294°W / 55.8553; -4.1294
Grid reference NS668645
Operations
Station code GAR
Managed by First ScotRail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.334 million
2005/06 Increase 0.366 million
2006/07 Increase 0.559 million
2007/08 Increase 0.564 million
2008/09 Increase 0.581 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.502 million
2010/11 Increase 0.516 million
2011/12 Increase 0.553 million
2012/13 Increase 0.557 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTE Strathclyde Partnership for Transport
Zone G6
History
Original company London and North Eastern Railway
Post-grouping London and North Eastern Railway
16 March 1936 Opened as Garrowhill Halt
? Renamed Garrowhill
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Garrowhill from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Garrowhill railway station serves the Garrowhill area of Glasgow, Scotland. The railway station is 4¾ miles (7 km) east of Glasgow Queen Street railway station on the North Clyde Line and is managed by First ScotRail.

Services[edit]

Trains operate from Garrowhill every 15 minutes from Monday to Saturday, daytime, and half-hourly in evenings and on Sundays. Trains from Platform 1 travel westwards through Glasgow Queen Street (Low Level) Station, and beyond to Balloch and Helensburgh Central. Trains from Platform 2 travel east towards Edinburgh, Airdrie, Bathgate and Livingston.

Facilities[edit]

The station does not have a dedicated car park but cycle storage is available. The station is staffed during working hours from Monday to Friday.[1]

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Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Easterhouse   First ScotRail
North Clyde Line
  Shettleston