Llangennech railway station

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Llangennech National Rail
Llangennech Station.jpg
Location
Place Llangennech
Local authority Carmarthenshire
Grid reference SN563012
Operations
Station code LLH
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*
2011/12 Increase 2,004
2012/13 Increase 2,008
2013/14 Increase 2,908
2014/15 Decrease 2,654
2015/16 Decrease 2,500
History
Key dates Opened 1841 (1841)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Llangennech from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Llangennech railway station serves the village of Llangennech near Llanelli, West Wales. Llangennech station is located at street level about half a mile away from the centre of the village. It is one of two stations (neighbouring Bynea being the other) located on the double track portion of the route that is shared with the Swansea District Line.

All trains serving the station are operated by Arriva Trains Wales.

Services[edit]

All trains serving the station are operated by Arriva Trains Wales. There are four trains a day in each direction through to Swansea and Shrewsbury) from Monday to Saturday, plus a fifth Monday to Friday a.m peak service to and from Llandovery; two services each way call on Sundays.[1] This is a request stop, whereby passengers have to give a hand signal to the approaching train driver to board or notify the guard when they board that they wish to alight from the train there.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Table 129 National Rail timetable, May 2016

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Bynea   Arriva Trains Wales
Heart of Wales Line
  Pontarddulais

Coordinates: 51°41′28″N 4°04′44″W / 51.691°N 4.079°W / 51.691; -4.079