Heyford railway station

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Heyford National Rail
Heyford
Location
Place Lower Heyford
Local authority Cherwell
Grid reference SP483247
Operations
Station code HYD
Managed by First Great Western
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2002/03 Increase 27,876
2004/05 Decrease 25,496
2005/06 Increase 28,243
2006/07 Decrease 24,386
2007/08 Decrease 21,631
2008/09 Increase 22,734
2009/10 Increase 23,496
2010/11 Increase 28,900
2011/12 Decrease 27,532
2012/13 Increase 31,092
History
Key dates Opened 2 September 1850 (2 September 1850)
Original company Oxford and Rugby Railway
Pre-grouping Great Western Railway
Post-grouping Great Western Railway
National RailUK railway stations
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Heyford from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Heyford railway station serves the village of Lower Heyford and surrounding area in Oxfordshire, England. It is on the Cherwell Valley Line, and is ideally located for visiting the Oxford Canal and Heyford Wharf which are both alongside. The station, and the ten trains each Monday to Saturday serving it, are operated by First Great Western.

Services[edit]

Trains are all operated by First Great Western, except for one late night weekday service at 0053 to Banbury, operated by Chiltern. There is no Sunday service, except in summer. A special Sunday train service was operated in the summers of 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
King's Sutton   Chiltern Railways
Banbury to Oxford
Limited Service
  Tackley
  First Great Western
Cherwell Valley Line
 
Historical railways
Fritwell & Somerton
Line open, station closed
  British Railways   Tackley
Line and station open

Coordinates: 51°55′08″N 1°17′56″W / 51.919°N 1.299°W / 51.919; -1.299