Hillington East railway station

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Hillington East National Rail
Scottish Gaelic: Hillington an Ear
Hillington East Station 02.JPG
Looking east towards Cardonald
Location
Place Hillington
Local authority Glasgow
Coordinates 55°51′15″N 4°21′18″W / 55.8542°N 4.3551°W / 55.8542; -4.3551Coordinates: 55°51′15″N 4°21′18″W / 55.8542°N 4.3551°W / 55.8542; -4.3551
Grid reference NS526648
Operations
Station code HLE
Managed by ScotRail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.137 million
2005/06 Increase 0.154 million
2006/07 Increase 0.168 million
2007/08 Increase 0.168 million
2008/09 Increase 0.205 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.202 million
2010/11 Increase 0.215 million
2011/12 Decrease 0.202 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTE SPT
History
19 March 1934 Opened as Hillington
1 April 1940 Renamed Hillington East
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Hillington East from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Hillington East railway station is located in the Glasgow district of Hillington, Scotland. The station is managed by ScotRail and is on the Inverclyde Line.

History[edit]

The station opened on 19 March 1934 as Hillington.[1] The station was renamed Hillington East on 1 April 1940.[1]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Butt, page 120

References[edit]

  • Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Patrick Stephens Ltd, Sparkford, ISBN 1-85260-508-1.

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Hillington West   ScotRail
Inverclyde Line
  Cardonald