Padgate railway station

Padgate railway station is a railway station in the Padgate area of the east of the town of Warrington, in North West England. The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by Northern Trains. It is 14 miles (23 km) west of Manchester Oxford Road on the southern route of the Liverpool to Manchester Line.

Padgate
National Rail
Padgate Railway Station at night.jpg
LocationPadgate, Warrington
England
Coordinates53°24′21″N 2°33′25″W / 53.4057°N 2.5570°W / 53.4057; -2.5570Coordinates: 53°24′21″N 2°33′25″W / 53.4057°N 2.5570°W / 53.4057; -2.5570
Grid referenceSJ630900
Managed byNorthern Trains
Platforms2
Other information
Station codePDG
ClassificationDfT category F2
Passengers
2015/16Decrease 0.124 million
2016/17Increase 0.151 million
2017/18Increase 0.156 million
2018/19Decrease 0.143 million
2019/20Increase 0.153 million
Notes
Passenger statistics from the Office of Rail and Road

FacilitiesEdit

The station is unstaffed, so passengers boarding at this station purchase their tickets from the ticket machines or from a train conductor. Waiting shelters and timetable posters are located on each platform and there is step-free access on both sides.[1]

The station building is of typical Cheshire Lines Committee design and houses a fish and chip shop.

ServicesEdit

There is an hourly service in each direction to Manchester Oxford Road and to Liverpool Lime Street, with extra services in the peak hours. There are no services from this station on Sundays.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Padgate station facilities National Rail Enquiries; Retrieved 12 December 2016
  2. ^ GB eNRT December 2016 Edition, Table 89

External linksEdit

Preceding station     National Rail   Following station
Northern Trains
Monday-Saturday only
Disused railways
Line and station closed
London and North Eastern Railway
Line and station open