Eastbrook railway station

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Coordinates: 51°26′16″N 3°12′22″W / 51.4379°N 3.2061°W / 51.4379; -3.2061

Eastbrook National Rail
Eastbrook railway station - geograph.org.uk - 1919923.jpg
Location
Place Dinas Powys
Local authority Vale of Glamorgan
Grid reference ST162716
Operations
Station code EBK
Managed by Arriva Trains Wales
Number of platforms 2
DfT category F2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.154 million
2005/06 Increase 0.155 million
2006/07 Decrease 0.151 million
2007/08 Increase 0.164 million
2008/09 Increase 0.183 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.171 million
2010/11 Decrease 0.167 million
2011/12 Decrease 0.165 million
2012/13 Steady 0.165 million
2013/14 Increase 0.169 million
2014/15 Increase 0.171 million
History
24 November 1986 Opened
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Eastbrook from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.

Eastbrook railway station is a railway station serving the Eastbrook area of Dinas Powys, a village near Cardiff, South Wales. It is located on the Vale of Glamorgan Line 3½ miles (5 km) south of Cardiff Central towards Bridgend (via Barry and Rhoose) and Barry Island.

Passenger services are operated by Arriva Trains Wales as part of the Valley Lines network. It is one of the more recent additions to the route, being opened by British Rail in 1986

Services[edit]

The typical Monday-Saturday off-peak service from Eastbrook is:[1]

This turns out to give 4 tph to Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and stations to Pontypridd (excluding Trefforest Estate) and 4 tph to Barry. In the evening, trains run every 30 minutes each way and on Sundays there are 2 tph to Barry Island, one every 2 hours to Bridgend and either two or three per hour to Cardiff.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Table 130 National Rail timetable, May 2016

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
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Vale Line
  Dinas Powys