Portchester railway station

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This article is about a railway station in England. For Port Chester station in New York, see Port Chester (Metro-North station).
Portchester National Rail
Portchester
Location
Place Portchester
Local authority Fareham
Grid reference SU617058
Operations
Station code PTC
Managed by South West Trains
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.269 million
2005/06 Increase 0.281 million
2006/07 Decrease 0.270 million
2007/08 Increase 0.278 million
2008/09 Increase 0.319 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.318 million
2010/11 Increase 0.366 million
2011/12 Increase 0.373 million
2012/13 Decrease 0.364 million
History
Key dates Opened 1 October 1848 (1 October 1848)
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 Portchester from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Railways in the Portsmouth area
Portsmouth Direct Line
to London Waterloo via Guildford
West Coastway Line
to Southampton
West Coastway Line
to Brighton & London Victoria
Portchester
Havant
M27
Bedhampton
Cosham
A3(M)
A27
Portsbridge Creek
Hilsea
Fratton
Southsea Railway1885-1914
Jessie Road Bridge Halt
Albert Road Bridge Halt
Portsmouth & Southsea
East Southsea
Admiralty Line
to HMNB Portsmouth
Portsmouth Harbour
FastCat
to Ryde Pier Head
Gosport Ferry
to Gosport

Portchester railway station is situated to the east of Fareham in Hampshire, England. It was first opened by the LSWR in 1848 on their line from Fareham to Portsmouth.

Services[edit]

Portchester station is located on the West Coastway Line which runs between Brighton and Southampton. It is now served by South West Trains and has services to Portsmouth Harbour, Southampton and London Waterloo. Southern run two trains an hour, one each way though the station, going to Southampton and Victoria.

The typical off-peak service is:

  • South West Trains
    • 1tph (train per hour) to London Waterloo
    • 1tph to Southampton Central
    • 1tph to Portsmouth & Southsea
    • 1tph to Portsmouth Harbour
  • Southern
    • 1tph to London Victoria
    • 1tph to Southampton Central
Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Fareham   Southern
West Coastway Line
  Cosham
  South West Trains
West Coastway Line
 

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Coordinates: 50°50′56″N 1°07′30″W / 50.84889°N 1.12500°W / 50.84889; -1.12500