Whinhill railway station

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Whinhill National Rail
Scottish Gaelic: Cnoc a' Chonaisg[1]
Whinhill railway station (geograph 5923525).jpg
Location
PlaceGreenock
Local authorityInverclyde
Coordinates55°56′18″N 4°44′48″W / 55.9384°N 4.7466°W / 55.9384; -4.7466Coordinates: 55°56′18″N 4°44′48″W / 55.9384°N 4.7466°W / 55.9384; -4.7466
Grid referenceNS285751
Operations
Station codeWNL
Managed byAbellio ScotRail
Number of platforms1
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 52,418
2014/15Increase 52,634
2015/16Increase 53,558
2016/17Decrease 43,696
2017/18Increase 52,428
History
14 May 1990Opened
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 Whinhill from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.

Whinhill railway station is a railway station located in the east of the town of Greenock, Inverclyde, Scotland. The station is managed by Abellio ScotRail and is on the Inverclyde Line, 2 14 miles (3.6 km) from Port Glasgow and 22 12 miles (36.2 km) from Glasgow Central.

Opened in 1990, it is one of the newer stations on the line constructed by British Rail. Its opening made the line available to users in the south-east of Greenock for the first time in almost thirty years, since the closure of Upper Greenock station.

Services[edit]

There is one train per hour calling each way at Whinhill.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Drumfrochar   Abellio ScotRail
Inverclyde Line
  Port Glasgow

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]

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