Humphrey Park railway station

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Humphrey Park National Rail
Humphrey Park
Location
Place Stretford
Local authority Trafford
Coordinates 53°27′08″N 2°19′37″W / 53.4523°N 2.327°W / 53.4523; -2.327Coordinates: 53°27′08″N 2°19′37″W / 53.4523°N 2.327°W / 53.4523; -2.327
Grid reference SJ783951
Operations
Station code HUP
Managed by Northern Rail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05   17,869
2005/06 Increase 18,400
2006/07 Decrease 17,832
2007/08 Increase 19,228
2008/09 Increase 22,180
2009/10 Increase 23,820
2010/11 Increase 25,524
2011/12 Increase 30,632
2012/13 Decrease 24,540
History
Original company London Midland Region of British Railways
15 October 1984 Station opened
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Humphrey Park from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Humphrey Park railway station is in the Trafford metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester in the north west of England. The station opened on 15 October 1984[1][2] as an experimental station is 4 14 miles (6.8 km) west of Manchester Oxford Road on the Manchester-Liverpool Line. The station and all services calling there are operated by Northern Rail.

Facilities[edit]

The station has no station building, no ticket machines and no staff. Each platform has waiting shelters, with seating available on only one side (towards Liverpool) and a phone available on the opposite platform that takes only debit or credit cards, not cash (towards Manchester).[3]

Services[edit]

Services run every two hours in each direction, towards Urmston and Liverpool Lime Street to the west and towards Trafford Park and Manchester Oxford Road in the east. Extra half-hourly services call at this station during the peak-hours, but there is no Sunday service.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GMTS Summary of Events 1974-1985". GMTS. Retrieved 2012-01-31. 
  2. ^ Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. p. 125. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508. 
  3. ^ "Humphrey Park Information". National Rail Enquiries. Retrieved 2007-12-14. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Urmston   Northern Rail
Manchester to Liverpool Line
Mondays-Saturdays only
  Trafford Park