Leominster railway station

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Leominster National Rail
Leominster
Location
Place Leominster
Local authority Herefordshire
Grid reference SO501588
Operations
Station code LEO
Managed by Arriva Trains Wales
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.143 million
2005/06 Increase 0.191 million
2006/07 Increase 0.217 million
2007/08 Increase 0.219 million
2008/09 Increase 0.246 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.235 million
2010/11 Increase 0.252 million
2011/12 Increase 0.265 million
2012/13 Decrease 0.264 million
2013/14 Decrease 0.249 million
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Leominster from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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GW 0-4-2T in the Goods yard in 1963

Leominster railway station lies on the Welsh Marches Line serving the Herefordshire town of Leominster in England.

Leominster has 2 platforms for north (Ludlow) and south (Hereford) bound trains respectively.

History[edit]

Developed jointly by the Great Western Railway and the LNWR, it was originally a through station on their joint Shrewsbury and Hereford Railway. The GWR then took over two independently financed and developed branch lines, creating a busy junction station:

Service today[edit]

Leominster now sees a regular service to important cities. The Monday-Saturday off-peak service is:

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Hereford   Arriva Trains Wales
Welsh Marches Line
  Ludlow

Coordinates: 52°13′30″N 2°43′48″W / 52.225°N 2.730°W / 52.225; -2.730