Stranraer railwey station

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Stranraer National Rail
Scots Gaelic: Sròine Reamhra
Stranraer railway station.jpg
156 434 at Stranraer
Location
PlaceStranraer
Local authorityDumfries an Gallowa
Coordinates54°54′33″N 5°01′30″W / 54.9093°N 5.0249°W / 54.9093; -5.0249Coordinates: 54°54′33″N 5°01′30″W / 54.9093°N 5.0249°W / 54.9093; -5.0249
Grid referenceNX062613
Operations
Station codeSTR
Managed biFirst ScotRail
Awned biNetwork Rail
Nummer o platforms1
Live arrivals/departurs, station information an onwart connections
frae National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger uissage*
2002/0347,921
2004/05Increase 53,190
2005/06Increase 55,377
2006/07Decrease 54,149
2007/08Decrease 51,543
2008/09Decrease 50,040
2009/10Increase 50,274
2010/11Increase 57,276
2011/12Decrease 45,388
History
Oreeginal companyPortpatrick Railway
Pre-groupinPortpatrick an Wigtownshire Jynt Railway
Post-groupinLunnon Midland an Scots Railway
1 October 1862Opened as Stranraer Harbour
bi 1996[1]Renamed Stranraer
National RailUK railwey 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 uissage based on sales o tickets in statit financial year(s) that end or oreeginate at Stranraer frae Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology mey vary year on year.
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Stranraer railway station (whiles kent as Stranraer Harbour railway station) is a railwey station that serves the toun o Stranraer, Dumfries an Gallowa, Scotland. The station is 94.5 miles (151 km) soothwast o Glasgow an is the terminus o the Glasgow Sooth Wastren Line. It haes twa platforms (altho anly ane o thir is currently in uise) an is staffed on a pairt-time basis.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Baker 1996, p. 70, section C1
Precedin station National Rail National Rail Follaein station
Terminus   First ScotRail
Glasgow South Western Line
  Barrhill
  Historical railweys  
Terminus   Caledonian, Glasgow & South Western,
Midland and London North Western Railways
Portpatrick and Wigtownshire Joint Railway
  Castle Kennedy
Line open; station closed
  Ferry Connections  
Stranraer Harbour   Stena Line
Ferry
  Port of Belfast
Stranraer Harbour   P&O Ferries
Ferry
  Larne Harbour