Woodsmoor railway station

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Woodsmoor National Rail
Woodsmoor Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place Woodsmoor
Local authority Stockport
Grid reference SJ906877
Operations
Station code WSR
Managed by Northern
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 0.179 million
2012/13 Increase 0.187 million
2013/14 Increase 0.209 million
2014/15 Increase 0.219 million
2015/16 Increase 0.233 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTE Greater Manchester
History
Key dates Opened October 1990 (October 1990)
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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 Woodsmoor from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Woodsmoor railway station is on the Buxton Line in Woodsmoor, a suburb of Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. It was opened by British Rail in 1990.

The station is ½ mile (800 m) from Stepping Hill Hospital.

Service[edit]

A half-hourly service operates towards Manchester Piccadilly northbound and Hazel Grove southbound Monday to Saturday daytime, with one train per hour continuing to Buxton (with extras at peak times). One daytime northbound service every hour continues through to Bolton, Preston and Blackpool North. During the evenings the service frequency drops to hourly each way (to Buxton and Manchester). There is also an hourly frequency in place on Sundays, with a few additional services between Southport and Hazel Grove.

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Buxton Line

Coordinates: 53°23′10″N 2°08′30″W / 53.3862°N 2.14155°W / 53.3862; -2.14155