Hyndland railway station
|Two Class 318s at Hyndland station|
|Managed by||First ScotRail|
|Number of platforms||2|
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|Annual rail passenger usage*|
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|5 November 1960||Opened|
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|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Hyndland from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
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Hyndland railway station serves Hyndland in Glasgow, Scotland. The station is 3¼ miles (5 km) west of Glasgow Central and 2¾ miles (4 km) west of Glasgow Queen Street on the Argyle and North Clyde Lines. It is managed by First ScotRail.
The station was opened as part of the electrification of the North Clyde Lines on 5 November 1960, replacing a nearby Hyndland (Stobcross Railway) railway station which was located at the end of a short branch line from Partickhill. This was subsequently adapted for use as an EMU maintenance depot, but eventually closed in 1987. The branch has since been lifted and the site redeveloped.
The lines of the old Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire Railway (now closed) passed under the east end of the station in a tunnel adjacent to their Crow Road station. Immediately to the west of the station is Hyndland East Junction where the Yoker and Singer (including the Milngavie branch) Lines diverge.
Hyndland station is accessible from the surrounding areas of Hyndland, Broomhill and Hughenden and also serves the nearby Gartnavel General Hospital, Gartnavel Royal Hospital and Glasgow Homoeopathic Hospital.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
North Clyde Line
2013/14 (From 8 December 2013)
There are a total of 14 trains per hour, off-peak, in each direction.
- 2 tph Airdrie to Balloch, via Singer
- 2 tph Springburn to Dalmuir, via Yoker
- 2 tph Edinburgh Waverley to Milngavie (limited stop)
- 2 tph Edinburgh Waverley to Helensburgh Central (limited stop)
- 2 tph Larkhall to Dalmuir, via Singer
- 1 tph Lanark to Dalmuir, via Bellshill and Yoker
- 1 tph Motherwell to Dalmuir, via Bellshill and Yoker
- 1 tph Motherwell to Milngavie, via Hamilton Central
- 1 tph Lanark to Milngavie, via Hamilton Central
On Sundays, there is a simplified service pattern in operation with half-hourly services on the following routes:
- Helensburgh Central to Edinburgh via Singer
- Balloch to Motherwell via Yoker & Hamilton
- Milngavie to Motherwell via Bellshill (alternate services continuing to Lanark)
There is no service on the Springburn line - connections for Larkhall are available at Partick.
- GB National Rail Timetable 2013-14, Table 226 (Network Rail)
Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199.
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