Lowestoft Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Lowestoft, formerly known as Lowestoft Central, is a staffed railway station serving the town of Lowestoft in Suffolk. It is the terminus of the Wherry Line from Norwich and the East Suffolk Line from Ipswich. It is the easternmost station on the National Rail network. The station is owned by Network Rail and served by Abellio Greater Anglia. Services are operated by diesel multiple units of Classes 153, 156 or 170. According to Office of Rail Regulation usage figures for 2010-2011, Lowestoft was, after Ipswich, Stowmarket and Bury St Edmunds, the fourth-busiest station in Suffolk, with busy commuter traffic to Norwich and to a lesser extent to Ipswich. Until the late 1960s the station was served more frequently, with regular direct express trains for holidaymakers in the summer from London and elsewhere and direct local services to Great Yarmouth.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 57142 0
2014 58349 5234
2013 60178 4130
2012 62266 3562
2011 63187 0
2010 61038 0
2009 62659 0
2008 59893 0
2007 54459 0

Location Data

  • European Region: Eastern
  • County Council Electoral Division: Gunton
  • District Council Ward: Harbour
  • County Council: Suffolk County Council
  • UK Parliament Constituency: Waveney
  • District Council: Waveney District Council

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Recent Crime Figures

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