Grateley railway station
|Local authority||Test Valley|
|Managed by||South West Trains|
|Number of platforms||2|
|Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 1857|
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|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Grateley from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
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Grateley railway station is a railway station that serves the village of Grateley, Hampshire and the surrounding countryside. It is located in western portion of the village, near the hamlet of Palestine, and is just under a mile from the eastern part of the village. It is operated by South West Trains.
The station opened on 1 May 1857. It was built ¾ mile from the original village after the local landowner objected to it being built any closer. Since then, a new settlement has grown up around the station.
All trains are operated by South West Trains. There is typically one train per hour to London Waterloo outside of peak time, increasing to two trains per hour to London during morning peak, and two trains per hour from London during evening peak. On Sundays, the frequency decreases to one train every two hours. All westbound trains call at Salisbury, however only a handful continue beyond there.
Typical hourly off-peak service pattern
- West of England Main Line
- Streetmap.co.uk. Grateley Station and surrounding area (Map). Cartography by Ordnance Survey. http://www.streetmap.co.uk/idld.srf?x=426575&y=141280&z=115&sv=426575,141280&st=4&mapp=idld.srf.
- "Introduction". Grateley Parish Council.
- "Station Facilities for Grateley". National Rail Enquiries.
- "Grateley Train Station Information". South West Trains.
- "Timetable". South West Trains.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
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West of England Main Line
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