Blackrod Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Blackrod railway station serves the village of Blackrod, England, 6.5 miles (10 km ) north west of Bolton railway station. It is just 1 1⁄4 miles (2.0 km) from the town centre of Horwich - closer than Horwich Parkway station. It lies on the Manchester-Preston Line and is served primarily by local services run by Northern Rail. First TransPennine Express services between Manchester Airport and Preston also serve the station at peak times. Despite its high passenger usage and the recent refurbishment (see below) the station is currently unstaffed. According to Office of Rail Regulation data Blackrod is only one of four stations in the UK which has annual usage of over half a million journeys with just an hourly service (Bromsgrove, Hartlepool and Knutsford being the other three).

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 17868 0
2014 18648 0
2013 17025 0
2012 16737 0
2011 19066 0
2010 21246 0
2009 19608 0
2008 18566 0
2007 16569 0

Location Data

  • Civil Parish/community: Blackrod
  • Metropolitan District: Bolton Borough Council
  • UK Parliament Constituency: Bolton West
  • Metropolitan District Ward: Horwich and Blackrod
  • European Region: North West

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Recent Crime Figures

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