Moreton (Merseyside) railway station

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Not to be confused with Moreton (Dorset) railway station.
Moreton National Rail
Moreton
A Merseyrail Class 507 at Moreton
Location
Place Moreton
Local authority Wirral
Grid reference SJ260906
Operations
Station code MRT
Managed by Merseyrail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
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Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.265 million
2005/06 Increase 0.271 million
2006/07 Increase 0.272 million
2007/08 Increase 0.283 million
2008/09 Decrease 0.754 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.700 million
2010/11 Increase 0.732 million
2011/12 Steady 0.732 million
2012/13 Decrease 0.676 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTE Merseytravel
Zone B1
History
1866 Opened
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Moreton from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Moreton railway station is situated in Moreton, Wirral, England. The station is on the West Kirby branch of the Wirral Line, which is part of the Merseyrail network.

Facilities[edit]

The station has a booking office and a car park, with a cycle rack for ten bicycles. The station is staffed, at all times during opening hours, has departure and arrival screens for passenger information, and platform CCTV. Each platform has open-air seating, a waiting room and a payhone.[1]

Services[edit]

Current services are every 15 minutes (Monday to Saturday daytime) to West Kirby and Liverpool. At other times, trains operate every 30 minutes.[2] These services are provided by Merseyrail's fleet of Class 507 and Class 508 EMUs.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Moreton (Merseyside) Station Plan Accessed 2013-12-17
  2. ^ "Wirral Line timetable". Merseyrail. Retrieved 2013-12-18. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Meols   Merseyrail
Wirral Line
  Leasowe

Coordinates: 53°24′29″N 3°06′47″W / 53.408°N 3.113°W / 53.408; -3.113