Lisvane and Thornhill railway station

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Coordinates: 51°32′40″N 3°11′08″W / 51.5444°N 3.1856°W / 51.5444; -3.1856

Lisvane and Thornhill National Rail
Welsh: Llys-faen a Draenen Pen-y-Graig
Lisvane and Thornhill
Location
Place Lisvane
Local authority Cardiff
Grid reference ST178834
Operations
Station code LVT
Managed by Arriva Trains Wales
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.119 million
2005/06 Decrease 0.116 million
2006/07 Increase 0.129 million
2007/08 Increase 0.151 million
2008/09 Increase 0.158 million
2009/10 Increase 0.161 million
2010/11 Increase 0.166 million
2011/12 Decrease 0.163 million
2012/13 Increase 0.170 million
History
Key dates Opened 1986 (1986)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Lisvane and Thornhill from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Lisvane and Thornhill railway station (Welsh: Llys-faen a Draenen Pen-y-Graig) is a railway station serving the Lisvane and Thornhill areas of north Cardiff, Wales. It is a stop on the Rhymney Line of the Valley Lines network.

The current service pattern is four trains an hour to Cardiff Queen Street, Cardiff Central, Grangetown, Dingle Road and Penarth, and the opposite direction towards Caerphilly, Ystrad Mynach, Bargoed and Rhymney. Three trains terminate at Bargoed, one train per hour continues to Rhymney.

Journey times are approximately:

Services are operated by Class 142 'Pacer' units, Class 143 'Pacer' units and Class 150 'Sprinter' units.

The station is the replacement to the Cefn Onn Halt railway station, which was closed in 1986.

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Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Llanishen   Arriva Trains Wales
Rhymney Line
  Caerphilly