Delamere railway station


Delamere railway station
Delamere National Rail
Delamere Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place Delamere
Local authority Cheshire West and Chester
Operations
Station code DLM
Managed by Northern Rail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage
2004/05 *   15,252
2005/06 * increase 16,736
2006/07 * increase 20,996
2007/08 * increase 28,220
2008/09 * increase 29,870
2009/10 * increase 34,500
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* Annual passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Delamere from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Please note: methodology may vary year on year.
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Delamere railway station opened on 22 June 1870. It serves both the village of Delamere and Delamere Forest in Cheshire, England. The station is 15 km (9½ miles) east of Chester on the Mid-Cheshire Line.

The station was, until 12th December 2010, a request stop only. It is unmanned, thus one must board the train and present a valid ticket or pay the fare, railcard fares are accepted.

The station marks one end of the Baker Way footpath.

The station was used as a location in an episode of the popular UK TV series 'Survivors'. It is also used in the opening scenes of Nickelodeons new series. The House os Abubis.

Services

  • The station gets 1tph to Chester stopping at:
Mouldsworth and Chester
  • There is also 1tph to Manchester Piccadilly , which stops at:
Cuddington, Greenbank, Northwich, Lostock Gralam, Plumley, Knutsford, Mobberley (on request), Ashley (on request), Hale, Altrincham, Navigation Road, Stockport and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The Sunday service is two-hourly in each direction, with eastbound trains now running through to Bolton and Southport via Manchester Piccadilly.

External links

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Mouldsworth   Northern Rail
(Mid-Cheshire Line)
  Cuddington

Coordinates: 53°13′44″N 2°40′01″W / 53.229°N 2.667°W / 53.229; -2.667



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