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
PlaceWestgate-on-Sea
Local authorityDistrict of Thanet
Grid referenceTR323699
Operations
Station codeWGA
Managed bySoutheastern
Number of platforms2
DfT categoryE
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 0.170 million
2014/15Decrease 0.159 million
2015/16Decrease 0.158 million
2016/17Decrease 0.150 million
2017/18Increase 0.166 million
History
Key datesOpened April 1871 (April 1871)
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 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 the 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