Lochgelly railway station

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Lochgelly

Scottish Gaelic: Loch Geallaidh[1]
National Rail
Lochgelly railway station 1.jpg
LocationLochgelly, Fife
Scotland
Coordinates56°08′06″N 3°18′49″W / 56.1349°N 3.3135°W / 56.1349; -3.3135Coordinates: 56°08′06″N 3°18′49″W / 56.1349°N 3.3135°W / 56.1349; -3.3135
Grid referenceNT185943
Managed byAbellio ScotRail
Platforms2
Other information
Station codeLCG
Passengers
2015/16Increase 71,078
2016/17Decrease 63,818
2017/18Increase 65,934
2018/19Decrease 62,038
2019/20Decrease 55,306
Notes
Passenger statistics from the Office of Rail and Road

Lochgelly railway station is a railway station in Lochgelly, Scotland. The station is managed by Abellio ScotRail and is on the Fife Circle Line, 25 miles (40 km) north of Edinburgh Waverley.

Lochgelly station is on the end of the town towards Ballingry.

The station can be accessed via a ramp from the small car park up to the Edinburgh platform. To access the Kirkcaldy platform, passengers must cross the road from the car park and climb a flight of stairs.

This station is unmanned and has no ticket vending facilities. Passengers boarding here must buy their tickets from staff on the train.

There is a public phone in the waiting shelter on the Kirkcaldy platform. There are regular bus services to the town centre.

Services[edit]

There is generally an hourly service in each direction along the Fife Circle Line westbound towards Dunfermline Town or eastbound towards Kirkcaldy.

Daytime services in both directions begin and end at Edinburgh Waverley, apart from a small number of peak trains that start or terminate at Cardenden. Evening trains do not travel beyond Glenrothes with Thornton northbound.

On Sundays there is also an hourly service in each direction.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brailsford, Martyn, ed. (December 2017) [1987]. "Gaelic/English Station Index". Railway Track Diagrams 1: Scotland & Isle of Man (6th ed.). Frome: Trackmaps. ISBN 978-0-9549866-9-8.
  2. ^ GB eNRT May 2016 Edition, Table 242

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Cowdenbeath   Abellio ScotRail
Fife Circle Line
  Cardenden