Drumchapel railway station
|Scottish Gaelic: Druim a' Chaibeil|
Drumchapel railway station, eastbound platform in 2006
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|Number of platforms||2|
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|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Drumchapel from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
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The station is situated on Garscadden Road. It has a car park facility as well as a bus terminus.
Despite being named Drumchapel station, it is closer to Blairdardie and old Drumchapel.
The station has a small car park with an assortment of spaces including a car parking block, no cycle support whatsoever though, and an unmanned ticket with usual operating hours.
On Mondays-Saturdays, trains between Balloch & Airdrie stop each way every 30 minutes. In addition to these North Clyde Line services, there are two Argyle Line trains per hour between Dalmuir and Central Low Level that call - these come from Motherwell or Whifflet northbound but run southbound to Larkhall. Sundays see a half-hourly service to Edinburgh via Airdrie and to Helensburgh Central.
The station is situated on the suburban Glasgow portion of the West Highland Way Line. However, none of these services stop here.
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North Clyde Line
- Brailsford, Martyn, ed. (December 2017) . "Gaelic/English Station Index". Railway Track Diagrams 1: Scotland & Isle of Man (6th ed.). Frome: Trackmaps. ISBN 978-0-9549866-9-8.
- GB eNRT 2016 Edition, Table 226
- Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199.
- Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-086-0. OCLC 22311137.
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