Langbank railway station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Langbank National Rail
Scottish Gaelic: A' Bhruach Fhada
Langbank
General view of Langbank station looking west from Platform 1
Location
Place Langbank
Local authority Renfrewshire
Coordinates 55°55′29″N 4°35′11″W / 55.9247°N 4.5864°W / 55.9247; -4.5864Coordinates: 55°55′29″N 4°35′11″W / 55.9247°N 4.5864°W / 55.9247; -4.5864
Grid reference NS385731
Operations
Station code LGB
Managed by First ScotRail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  48,693
2005/06 Increase 54,797
2006/07 Increase 56,365
2007/08 Increase 56,713
2008/09 Increase 65,996
2009/10 Decrease 62,748
2010/11 Increase 65,300
History
29 March 1841 Opened as Lang Bank
1 May 1853 Renamed Langbank
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 Langbank from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
Portal icon UK Railways portal

Langbank railway station serves the village of Langbank in Renfrewshire, Scotland. The station is on the Inverclyde Line, 16 miles (26 km) west of Glasgow Central.

Services[edit]

On Mondays to Saturdays there is a half-hourly service eastbound to Glasgow Central and westbound hourly to both Gourock and Wemyss Bay. On Sundays, there is an hourly service in each direction (westbound to Gourock).

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Woodhall   First ScotRail
Inverclyde Line
  Bishopton
Historical railways
Port Glasgow
  Caledonian Railway
Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway
  Bishopton

Gallery[edit]

Sources[edit]

  • 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. 
  • Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0086-1. OCLC 22311137.