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 Burscough Bridge 

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Burscough Bridge had 165,298 entries and exits, making it the 1,362nd most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 678th busiest (out of 997), with 407 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 452.87 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 7.81 passengers per service, giving it the 1,059th (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: 62,458
Reduced price entries & exits: 77,292
Season ticket entries & exits: 25,548
Total entries & exits: 165,298
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +24,434 : 17.35%
A detailed breakdown of passenger journeys between individual stations can be found in our origin/destination matrix pages.

Platform Lengths

*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

080Southport & Kirkby - Wigan - Bolton & ManchesterMay24
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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023: +72,166 (+77.49%)

Reasons for change:
2018-19 Issues with May 2018 timetable introduction

Location Details

Location: Burscough Bridge
Station Facility Owner: Northern Trains
OS Grid Ref: 344410 412426
Constituency: West Lancashire
Local Authority: Lancashire
NR Region: North West
ELR: WBS3 27m 58ch


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Burscough Bridge during 2022/2023:
•Southport (19,292 journeys)
•Manchester Victoria (13,141 journeys)
•Parbold (7,457 journeys)
•Wigan Wallgate (6,380 journeys)
•Manchester Oxford Road (6,197 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Burscough Bridge's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.
New Lane1.23