Llanwrda railway station

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Llanwrda National Rail
Llanwrda Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place Llanwrda
Local authority Carmarthenshire
Grid reference SN714310
Operations
Station code LNR
Managed by Arriva Trains Wales
Number of platforms 1
DfT category F2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2011/12 Decrease 2,082
2012/13 Increase 2,210
2013/14 Decrease 2,066
2014/15 Increase 2,164
2015/16 Decrease 1,788
History
Key dates Opened 1858 (1858)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Llanwrda from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Llanwrda railway station serves the village of Llanwrda near Llandovery, West Wales. Opened by the Vale of Towy Railway in 1858, the station is on the Heart of Wales Line 38¼ miles (62 km) north east of Swansea. The station is located below street level at the end of a lane opposite the A40 that leads to the centre of the village.

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

Services[edit]

There are four trains a day to Shrewsbury northbound from Monday to Saturday (plus a fifth to Llandovery) and five southbound to Llanelli and Swansea (the first train in each direction doesn't run on Saturdays); two services each way call on Sundays.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ GB eNRT 2015-16 Edition, Table 129

Further reading[edit]

  • Organ, John (2008). Mitchell, Vic, ed. Craven Arms to Llandeilo. West Sussex: Middleton Press. figs. 111-113. ISBN 9781906008352. OCLC 648080889. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail Following station
Llangadog   Arriva Trains Wales
Heart of Wales Line
  Llandovery

Coordinates: 51°57′47″N 3°52′19″W / 51.963°N 3.872°W / 51.963; -3.872