Levenshulme railway station

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Levenshulme National Rail
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Front entrance to Levenshulme Railway Station
Location
PlaceLevenshulme
Local authorityManchester
Grid referenceSJ872941
Operations
Station codeLVM
Managed byNorthern
Number of platforms2
DfT categoryE
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 0.505 million
2014/15Decrease 0.484 million
2015/16Increase 0.513 million
2016/17Increase 0.593 million
2017/18Decrease 0.577 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTETransport for Greater Manchester
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 Levenshulme from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Levenshulme railway station is in Levenshulme, Manchester, England. The station is 3.1 miles (5 km) south east of Manchester Piccadilly towards Stockport.

Four tracks go through the station with the centre tracks used by fast trains and the outer by stopping trains.

Services[edit]

A Northern Class 150 stops at the station.

As of December 2018, there are four trains per hour from Levenshulme in each direction during off-peak weekday hours and all day Saturdays.[1] The calling pattern is not however regular in either direction.

Northbound, these all run to Manchester Piccadilly. Southbound trains run to Alderley Edge and Hazel Grove (2tph to each), with one of the former extending through to Crewe and one the latter to Buxton.

On Sundays, there are two trains per hour to Hazel Grove, with hourly extensions to Buxton southbound and two per hour to Piccadilly (plus a few calls by Stoke to Manchester stopping trains) northbound.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Table 84 & 86 National Rail timetable, December 2018

Further reading[edit]

  • Mitchell, Vic; Smith, Keith (2014). Crewe to Manchester. Middleton Press. figs. 100-102. ISBN 9781908174574. OCLC 892047119.

External links[edit]

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Coordinates: 53°26′40″N 2°11′34″W / 53.44444°N 2.19278°W / 53.44444; -2.19278