Newton-on-Ayr railway station

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Newton-on-Ayr National Rail
Scottish Gaelic: Baile Ùr na h-Aibhne[1]
Newton-on-Ayr.jpg
Looking west, with the old gasometer in the background
Location
PlaceAyr
Local authoritySouth Ayrshire
Coordinates55°28′27″N 4°37′34″W / 55.4743°N 4.6262°W / 55.4743; -4.6262Coordinates: 55°28′27″N 4°37′34″W / 55.4743°N 4.6262°W / 55.4743; -4.6262
Grid referenceNS341232
Operations
Station codeNOA
Managed byAbellio ScotRail
Number of platforms2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 60,454
2014/15Increase 74,996
2015/16Increase 79,628
2016/17Increase 88,898
2017/18Increase 91,128
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Newton-on-Ayr from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Newton-on-Ayr railway station is a railway station serving the Newton on Ayr neighbourhood in the town of Ayr, South Ayrshire, Scotland. The station is managed by Abellio ScotRail and is on the Ayrshire Coast Line.

Station buildings still exist on the southbound platform, but they have been closed to passengers for many years. A footbridge is present here and a small shelter is present on the northbound platform

Services[edit]

Monday to Saturday daytimes there are 4 trains per hour each way, These run to Ayr and Glasgow Central and occasionally Edinburgh or beyond to North Berwick. During the evenings and Sundays there is an hourly service each way. Kilmarnock and Stranraer services pass through the station but normally do not call here.

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.

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Ayr   Abellio ScotRail
Ayrshire Coast Line
  Prestwick Town