Branchton railway station

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Branchton National Rail
Branchton station 1.jpg
View looking towards Greenock from
footbridge over Inverkip Road
Location
PlaceBranchton
Local authorityInverclyde
Coordinates55°56′25″N 4°48′15″W / 55.9404°N 4.8042°W / 55.9404; -4.8042Coordinates: 55°56′25″N 4°48′15″W / 55.9404°N 4.8042°W / 55.9404; -4.8042
Grid referenceNS250754
Operations
Station codeBCN
Managed byAbellio ScotRail
Number of platforms1
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 0.114 million
2014/15Increase 0.117 million
2015/16Increase 0.122 million
2016/17Decrease 0.113 million
2017/18Increase 0.116 million
History
Original companyBR Scottish Region
5 June 1967Opened
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 Branchton from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.

Branchton railway station is a railway station in Scotland opened in 1967 under British Rail located in the south-west of the town of Greenock, beside the area called Branchton. The station is on the Inverclyde Line, 24¾ miles (40 km) west of Glasgow Central. The station is managed by Abellio ScotRail.

Services[edit]

There is an hourly service daily (including Sundays) eastbound to Paisley Gilmour Street & Glasgow Central and westbound to Wemyss Bay.[1]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Inverkip   Abellio ScotRail
Inverclyde Line
  Drumfrochar
  Historical railways  
IBM   Abellio ScotRail
Inverclyde Line
  Drumfrochar


Gallery[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Table 219 National Rail timetable, May 2016

References[edit]

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