RailwayData | Aspatria Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Aspatria had 27,878 entries and exits, making it the 2,132nd most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 827th busiest (out of 997), with 233 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 76.38 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 2.30 passengers per service, giving it the 1,472nd (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: 8,342
Reduced price entries & exits: 16,590
Season ticket entries & exits: 2,946
Total entries & exits: 27,878
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +1,916 : 7.38%
A detailed breakdown of passenger journeys between individual stations can be found in our origin/destination matrix pages.

Platform Lengths

Down35127Additional 137.8m unlined
Up36130Additional 111.3m unlined
*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

050Barrow-in-Furness - Millom - Whitehaven - CarlisleMay24
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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023: +8,258 (+42.09%)

Reasons for change:
2013-14 Likely to have been caused by winter storms closing line between Carlisle and Workington
2017-18 Extreme weather in Winter 2017
2019-20 Cumbrian Coast Line recovery from 2018 disruption and ramp up from improved Sunday service (launched in 2018)

Location Details

Location: Aspatria
Station Facility Owner: Northern Trains
OS Grid Ref: 314386 541255
Constituency: Workington
Local Authority: Cumbria
NR Region: North West
ELR: CBC3 7m 62ch
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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Aspatria during 2022/2023:
•Carlisle (6,058 journeys)
•Workington (1,716 journeys)
•Wigton (1,361 journeys)
•Maryport (982 journeys)
•Whitehaven (758 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

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