Darsham railway station
|Local authority||Suffolk Coastal|
|Managed by||Abellio Greater Anglia|
|Number of platforms||2|
|Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 1859|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Darsham from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
|UK Railways portal|
Darsham is a railway station which serves the villages of Darsham and Yoxford in Suffolk, England, lying midway between the two communities, each of which is about one mile from the station. It is located on the East Suffolk Line exactly half the journey time between Lowestoft and Ipswich (45 minutes). All trains are operated by Abellio Greater Anglia, who also manage the station.
The station house is owned by Darsham Country Centre a subsidiary of the Woodcraft Folk and is run as a residential centre for youth groups. The station is located on the A12 and also has a taxi service, ideal for the nearby coastal resorts of Southwold and Walberswick.
The following services currently call at Darsham:
|Abellio Greater Anglia||(Harwich International -) Ipswich - Westerfield - Woodbridge - Melton - Wickham Market - Saxmundham - Darsham - Halesworth - Brampton - Beccles - Oulton Broad South - Lowestoft||Class 170 Class 156 Super Sprinter Class 153||Every hour||Service to Harwich 1x per day
Brampton only on request
As of 9 December 2012, Darsham has been served by an hourly service Monday to Saturday. This was achieved by reinstating a passing loop on the previously double track line at Beccles railway station.
- National Rail Site for Darsham Station
- The Darsham Country Centre Official Website
- Darsham to Ipswich Live Departure Boards
- Ipswich to Darsham Live Departure Boards
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Abellio Greater Anglia|
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