RailwayData | Arisaig Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Arisaig had 4,196 entries and exits, making it the 2,418th most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 963rd busiest (out of 997), with 54 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 11.50 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 1.49 passengers per service, giving it the 1,536th (out of 1,659) passenger to service ratio.

Service sample data based on scheduled services during the first week of the May 22 timetable.

Usage stats in detail

Standard price entries & exits: 2,298
Reduced price entries & exits: 1,898
Season ticket entries & exits: 0
Total entries & exits: 4,196
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +394 : 10.36%
A detailed breakdown of passenger journeys between individual stations can be found in our origin/destination matrix pages.

Platform Lengths

1 & 277280Down Platform 1 / Up Platform 2
*VF = Vicki Feet: the unit of measurement for platform lengths, as used in the excellent All The Stations. Conversion rate: YouTube video
Data derived from Network Rail timetable planning rules 2025 (Jan 2024)

Service Patterns

Current Timetables

023Glasgow - Oban, Fort William & MallaigMay24
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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023:-2,826 (-40.24%)

Location Details

Location: Arisaig
Station Facility Owner: ScotRail
OS Grid Ref: 166386 786745
Constituency: Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Local Authority: Highland
NR Region: Scotland
ELR: MLG2 32m 02ch


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Arisaig during 2022/2023:
•Fort William (717 journeys)
•Mallaig (328 journeys)
•Glasgow Central (260 journeys)
•Glasgow Queen Street (217 journeys)
•Edinburgh (82 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Arisaig's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.