Salford Crescent Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Salford Crescent railway station in Salford, Greater Manchester, England opened by British Rail in 1987. The station is 1 mile (1.6 km) west of Salford Central, 1.75 miles (2.82 km) west of Manchester Victoria and 2.25 miles (3.62 km) west of Manchester Piccadilly. It consists of a single island platform with a ticket office and waiting room. The station is near the University of Salford, between the Peel Park and Frederick Road Campus. Salford Crescent is the point of a split in the Manchester-Preston Line, with local services running on to Manchester Victoria and long-distance services going to Manchester Piccadilly, and is also part of the line between Manchester and Southport, frequently being used as an interchange between the two lines. Manchester North signalling centre was formerly located at the station, prior to its closure in April 2015.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 139792 0
2014 110433 402285
2013 116528 319318
2012 135026 212489
2011 122812 0
2010 122069 0
2009 118082 0
2008 98504 0
2007 100943 0

Location Data

  • Metropolitan District Ward: Irwell Riverside
  • European Region: North West
  • UK Parliament Constituency: Salford and Eccles
  • Metropolitan District: Salford City Council

Recent Crime Figures

Month Total Crime Antisocial BehaviourTheft from PersonBicycle TheftShopliftingRobberyBurglaryOther TheftVehicle CrimeDrugsWeaponsPublic OrderCriminal Damage & ArsonViolent CrimeOther Crime
January 2016 1 10000000000000
December 2015 2 00000000002000
November 2015 2 10100000000000
October 2015 2 10000000000100
September 2015 1 10000000000000
August 2015 5 10000000101020
July 2015 1 00000000000010
June 2015 1 00000000001000
May 2015 5 31000000001000
April 2015 1 00000000000100
March 2015 1 00000000001000
February 2015 1 00000000001000
January 2015 0 00000000000000
December 2014 1 00000000001000
November 2014 0 00000000000000
October 2014 0 00000000000000
September 2014 0 00000000000000
August 2014 0 00000000000000
July 2014 5 20000010101000
June 2014 5 20000010001010
May 2014 1 10000000000000
April 2014 2 10000010000000
March 2014 3 00100000001100
February 2014 1 00100000000000
January 2014 2 00000000001010
December 2013 6 21000000001020
November 2013 0 00000000000000
October 2013 0 00000000000000
September 2013 0 00000000000000
August 2013 0 00000000000000
July 2013 1 10000000000000
June 2013 0 00000000000000
May 2013 0 00000000000000
April 2013 2 00000010000010
March 2013 3 00000020010000
February 2013 2 10000010000000
January 2013 2 10000010000000

abcrailwayguide.uk is a Good Stuff website.