Edinburgh Waverley railway station

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Edinburgh Waverley National Rail
Edinburgh Waverley
The main entrance tae the station, includin the entrance ramp an Balmoral Hotel
Location
Place Edinburgh
Local authority Ceety o Edinburgh
Coordinates 55°57′08″N 3°11′21″W / 55.952089°N 3.189262°W / 55.952089; -3.189262Coordinates: 55°57′08″N 3°11′21″W / 55.952089°N 3.189262°W / 55.952089; -3.189262
Grid reference NT25757386
Operations
Station code EDB
Managed bi Network Rail
Nummer o platforms 18(16 in use)
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05   14.220 million
2005/06 Increase 14.645 million
2006/07 Increase 15.286 million
2007/08 Increase 16.169 million
2008/09 Increase 17.571 million
2009/10 Increase 19.312 million
2010/11 Increase 19.957 million
2011/12 Increase 22.585 million
History
Oreeginal company Edinburgh, Leith and Newhaven Railway, Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway an North British Railway
Pre-groupin North British Railway
Post-groupin LNER
22 Juin 1846 North Bridge biggit bi NBR[1]
17 Mey 1847 General Station biggit bi E&GR[1]
17 Mey 1847 Canal Street biggit bi EL&NR[1]
Aprile 1866 NBR demolished existin stations an replaced them wi Edinburgh Waverley[1]
18 Aprile 1966 Renamed Edinburgh bi British Railways[1]
???? Renamed Edinburgh Waverley
Naitional 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 estimatit passenger uisage based on sales o tickets in statit financial year(s) which end or originate at Edinburgh Waverley frae Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology mey vary year on year.

Edinburgh Waverley railway station[2] is the main railway station in the Scots caipital Edinburgh.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Butt (1995), page 89
  2. Network Rail: Our Stations - Edinburgh Waverley 27 August 2013
Precedin station National Rail National Rail Follaein station
Dunbar   East Coast
East Coast Main Line
  Haymarket
Terminus   TransPennine Express
(TransPennine North West)
  Haymarket
Dunbar   CrossCountry
Cross Country Network
  Haymarket
Terminus   Virgin Trains
West Coast Main Line
  Haymarket
Terminus   First ScotRail
Glasgow to Edinburgh via Falkirk Line
  Haymarket
Terminus   First ScotRail
North Clyde Line
  Haymarket
Brunstane   First ScotRail
Edinburgh Crossrail
  Haymarket
Terminus   First ScotRail
Edinburgh to Dunblane Line
  Haymarket
Brunstane   First ScotRail
Fife Circle Line
  Haymarket
Terminus   First ScotRail
Shotts Line
  Haymarket
Musselburgh   First ScotRail
North Berwick Line
  Haymarket
Musselburgh   First ScotRail
Edinburgh to Dunbar
  Haymarket
Terminus   First ScotRail
Lowland Caledonian Sleeper
  Carstairs
Westerton   First ScotRail
Highland Caledonian Sleeper
(The Deerstalker)

Join/alight only for seated
passengers to/from Fort William
  Preston
Historical railways
Jocks Lodge   North British Railway
NBR Main Line
  Terminus
Abbeyhill   North British Railway
Edinburgh, Leith and Newhaven Railway
  Terminus
Scotland Street North British Railway
Edinburgh, Leith and Newhaven Railway
Terminus   North British Railway
Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway
  Haymarket