Westgate-on-Sea railway station

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Westgate-on-Sea National Rail
Platform 1, Westgate on Sea Station - geograph.org.uk - 1475198.jpg
Location
Place Westgate-on-Sea
Local authority District of Thanet
Grid reference TR323699
Operations
Station code WGA
Managed by Southeastern
Number of platforms 2
DfT category E
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2011/12 Increase 0.181 million
2012/13 Decrease 0.169 million
2013/14 Increase 0.170 million
2014/15 Decrease 0.159 million
2015/16 Decrease 0.158 million
History
Key dates Opened April 1871 (April 1871)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Westgate-on-Sea from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Westgate-on-Sea railway station is on the Chatham Main Line in England, serving the town of Westgate-on-Sea, Kent. It is 72 miles 35 chains (116.6 km) down-line from London Victoria and is situated between Birchington-on-Sea and Margate.

The station and all trains that call are operated by Southeastern.

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service from the station is

In addition, seven High Speed 1 services run to London St Pancras International railway station, either via Faversham or Dover, during weekday peak hours.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Birchington-on-Sea   Southeastern
Chatham Main Line - Ramsgate Branch
  Margate

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Coordinates: 51°22′52″N 1°20′17″E / 51.381°N 1.338°E / 51.381; 1.338