Prestonpans railway station

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Prestonpans National Rail
Prestonpans2.jpg
View along the tracks to a rainy Pentlands and the recent track deviation
Location
Place Prestonpans
Local authority East Lothian
Coordinates 55°57′10″N 2°58′30″W / 55.9529°N 2.9750°W / 55.9529; -2.9750Coordinates: 55°57′10″N 2°58′30″W / 55.9529°N 2.9750°W / 55.9529; -2.9750
Grid reference NT392737
Operations
Station code PST
Managed by Abellio ScotRail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2011/12 Increase 0.211 million
2012/13 Increase 0.237 million
2013/14 Increase 0.252 million
2014/15 Increase 0.271 million
2015/16 Increase 0.274 million
History
Original company North British Railway
Post-grouping LNER
1846 opened
National RailUK railway stations
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Prestonpans from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Prestonpans railway station is a railway station serving the town of Prestonpans, East Lothian, Scotland. It is located on the North Berwick Line, 9.75 miles (15.69 km) east of Edinburgh Waverley. It serves the town of Cockenzie and Port Seton, 1.37 miles (2.20 km) away.

Services[edit]

Monday to Saturday daytimes there is a half-hourly service westbound to Edinburgh and eastbound to North Berwick. Evenings and Sundays there is an hourly service in each direction.

Routes[edit]

Preceding station National Rail Following station
Longniddry   Abellio ScotRail
North Berwick Line
  Wallyford
Historical railways
Seton Mains Halt[1]
Line open; Station closed
  North British Railway
NBR Main Line
  Inveresk
Line open; Station closed

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Smith & Anderson (1995), page 36

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