Ely Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Ely railway station serves the city of Ely in Cambridgeshire, England. The station lies on the Fen Line from Cambridge to King's Lynn, which is electrified at 25 kV AC overhead. It is a busy station served by trains running to a variety of destinations including Cambridge, Stansted Airport, London (King's Cross and Liverpool Street), Ipswich, Norwich, King's Lynn, Peterborough, Leicester, Birmingham, Nottingham, Sheffield, Manchester and Liverpool. Ely station was built in 1845 by the Eastern Counties Railway at a cost of £81,500, the land on which it was built being a marshy swamp. The station was modified substantially in the early 1990s, at the time that electrification was taking place.

Three other non-electrified lines meet at Ely:

The Breckland Line to Thetford and Norwich diverges from the Fen Line to the north of Ely.

The line to March and Peterborough also diverges to the north.

The line from Ipswich joins to the south of Ely station.

Ely station won first prize in the station of the year competition 1987 (medium-sized category).

Source: Wikipedia

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2018 462780 455895
2017 436608 403646
2016 206546 385500
2015 202235 366392
2014 199023 340509
2013 199839 345200
2012 190334 323640
2011 181870 221222
2010 183569 203566
2009 186040 220316
2008 160286 176284
2007 156758 238340

Location Data

  • County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
  • District Council: East Cambridgeshire District Council
  • European Region: Eastern
  • Civil Parish/community: Ely
  • District Council Ward: Ely East
  • County Council Electoral Division: Ely North and East
  • UK Parliament Constituency: South East Cambridgeshire

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