Swinderby railway station

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Swinderby National Rail
Swinderby Railway Station.jpg
Location
PlaceSwinderby
Local authorityNorth Kesteven
Coordinates53°10′10″N 0°42′10″W / 53.16935°N 0.70274°W / 53.16935; -0.70274Coordinates: 53°10′10″N 0°42′10″W / 53.16935°N 0.70274°W / 53.16935; -0.70274
Grid referenceSK868643
Operations
Station codeSWD
Managed byEast Midlands Railway
Number of platforms2
DfT categoryF2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2014/15Decrease 15,022
2015/16Decrease 11,034
2016/17Increase 14,462
2017/18Increase 17,616
2018/19Increase 18,026
History
Key datesOpened 3 August 1846 (3 August 1846)
National RailUK railway stations
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Swinderby from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.

Swinderby railway station serves the villages of Swinderby, North Scarle, Eagle and Morton Hall in Lincolnshire, England. The station is 8.75 miles (14 km) south west of Lincoln Central on the Nottingham to Lincoln Central Line, owned by Network Rail and managed by East Midlands Railway who provide all services.

The station, adjacent to the level crossing operated from the Swinderby signal box, has two platforms which feature basic facilities. The full range of tickets for travel are purchased from the guard on the train at no extra cost. There are no retail facilities at this station.

Services[edit]

There is generally a two-hourly service Mondays to Saturdays eastbound to Lincoln Central and westbound to Newark, Nottingham and Leicester (with extra calls at peak times). A few Lincoln Central to Newark North Gate trains also call. The Sunday service is infrequent in the morning and early afternoon, but improves to roughly hourly each way thereafter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Table 27 National Rail timetable, May 2017

External links[edit]

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