Langho railway station

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Langho National Rail
Langho
Location
Place Langho
Local authority Ribble Valley
Grid reference SD705343
Operations
Station code LHO
Managed by Northern Rail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
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Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  22,713
2005/06 Increase 26,239
2006/07 Decrease 23,999
2007/08 Increase 24,935
2008/09 Increase 26,072
2009/10 Increase 31,872
2010/11 Increase 37,234
2011/12 Increase 40,376
2012/13 Increase 49,710
2013/14 Decrease 48,082
History
Key dates Opened May 1994 (May 1994)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Langho from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Langho railway station serves the village of Langho in the Ribble Valley in Lancashire, England. The station is 5 14 miles (8.4 km) north of Blackburn.

It is one of four railway stations along the Ribble line from Blackburn to Clitheroe reopened in the mid 1990s by Lancashire County Council, having been closed by the British Railways Board as an economy measure in 1956,[1] six years before the local passenger service over the line ceased. The station has maintained transport links with existing bus services and has its services provided by Northern Rail.

Services[edit]

There is generally an hourly service daily northbound to Clitheroe and southbound to Blackburn and Manchester Victoria with extra trains during peak hours.

From Langho, trains on this service call:

Northbound at:

Southbound at:

On Sundays in the summer, one or two trains operate from Preston or Blackpool North along the Ribble Valley Line via Clitheroe to Hellifield railway station and onwards towards Carlisle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ G. Daniels & L. Dench (February 1963). "Passengers No More 1952 - 1962" (2nd ed.). GLO. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Ramsgreave and Wilpshire   Northern Rail
Ribble Valley Line
  Whalley

Coordinates: 53°48′18″N 2°26′53″W / 53.805°N 2.448°W / 53.805; -2.448