Levenshulme railway station

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This article is about the present-day station. For the station which closed in 1958, see Levenshulme South railway station.
Levenshulme National Rail
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Front entrance to Levenshulme Railway Station
Location
Place Levenshulme
Local authority Manchester
Grid reference SJ872941
Operations
Station code LVM
Managed by Northern
Number of platforms 2
DfT category E
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2011/12 Increase 0.434 million
2012/13 Increase 0.475 million
2013/14 Increase 0.505 million
2014/15 Decrease 0.484 million
2015/16 Increase 0.513 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTE Transport for Greater Manchester
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Levenshulme from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Levenshulme railway station is in Levenshulme, Manchester, England. The station is 3.1 miles (5 km) south east of Manchester Piccadilly towards Stockport.

Four tracks go through the station with the centre tracks used by fast trains and the outer by stopping trains.

Services[edit]

A Northern Rail Class 150 stops at the station.

Five trains per hour (one from Alderley Edge, Chester, Crewe, Hazel Grove and Stoke-on-Trent) depart Levenshulme towards Manchester Piccadilly northbound during the day. One of these continues to Blackpool North via Preston. Southbound trains go through Stockport towards Alderley Edge, Hazel Grove, Crewe, Buxton, Stoke-on-Trent and Chinley (peak hours only).[1]

The service pattern is as follows:

  • 2tph to Alderley Edge
  • 1tph to Crewe
  • 1tph to Stoke
  • 5tph to Manchester Piccadilly
  • 2tph to Hazel Grove
  • 1tph to Buxton.
  • 1tph to Blackpool

In the evening and on Sundays, there are two trains each hour to Manchester and every hour to Buxton, Alderley Edge and Crewe.

References[edit]

  1. ^ GB eNRT 2015-16 Edition, Tables 84 & 86

External links[edit]

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Northern
Crewe-Manchester Line
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Stafford-Manchester Line
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Buxton Line
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Mid-Cheshire Line

Coordinates: 53°26′40″N 2°11′34″W / 53.44444°N 2.19278°W / 53.44444; -2.19278