- Moston railway station
Moston Moston railway station, looking south Location Place Moston Local authority Manchester Operations Station code MSO Managed by Northern Rail Number of platforms 2 Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage 2004/05 * 48,733 2005/06 * 52,205 2006/07 * 51,573 2007/08 * 57,546 2008/09 * 76,762 History February 1872 Station opened National Rail - UK 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 passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Moston from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Please note: methodology may vary year on year.
Moston station opened in February 1872. It is located on Hollinwood Avenue, in New Moston. It is unstaffed, the station buildings having been demolished in the late 1990s. Tickets must be purchased on the train.
On Monday to Saturday daytimes, there is a half-hourly service to Manchester Victoria and Rochdale northbound. Alternate Manchester trains continue onwards to Salford Crescent, Bolton and Wigan, whilst there is now also an hourly service beyond Rochdale to Todmorden, Dewsbury and Leeds on the Caldervale Line.
In the evenings and on Sundays there is an hourly service to Manchester Victoria and Leeds via Bradford.
- Bairstow, Martin. The Manchester and Leeds Railway.
- Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1 85260 508 1. R508.
Preceding station National Rail Following station Manchester Victoria
Historical railways Newton Heath
Line open, station closed
L&YR Middleton Junction
Line open, station closed
Manchester Lines - City Centre and North, (Past, Present and Future)Legend To Bury To Rochdale Moston To Oldham Bowker Vale Newton Heath Newton Heath and Moston Crumpsall Central Park To Tameside Abraham Moss;Monsall Clayton Bridge Woodlands Road Park Queens Road To Tameside Miles Platting Edge Lane Clayton Oldham Road Sportcity-Velodrome Manchester Victoria Holt Town/Sportcity-Stadium Exchange To Salford New Islington Ardwick Exchange Square/Shudehill Ashburys High Street; Manchester Piccadilly Mayfield;To South Manchester Market Street; Piccadilly Gardens To Belle Vue;Gorton Moseley Street;Oxford Road To Hyde Road St Peter's Square To Tameside Manchester Central/Deansgate-Castlefield Deansgate Liverpool Road To Salford;Cornbrook Cornbrook Pomona To Eccles Trafford Bar To Trafford Firswood To Trafford;To Altrincham To Chorlton Railway stations in Greater Manchester Bolton Manchester
(city centre in italics)
Oldham Rochdale Salford Stockport Tameside Trafford Wigan Transport in Greater Manchester • GMPTE • List of railway stations in Greater Manchester • List of closed railway stations in Greater Manchester
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