RailwayData | Copplestone Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Copplestone had 30,380 entries and exits, making it the 2,111st most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 834th busiest (out of 997), with 226 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 83.23 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 2.59 passengers per service, giving it the 1,451st (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: 12,498
Reduced price entries & exits: 12,072
Season ticket entries & exits: 5,810
Total entries & exits: 30,380
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +7,312 : 31.70%
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

267Exmouth - Exeter - Okehampton & BarnstapleMay24
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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023: +28,426 (+1,454.76%)

Reasons for change:
2007-08 Ignore - Less than 15,000 E&X
2011-12 Continues high growth from previous year
2012-13 Reason for decrease unclear
2013-14 Reason for increase unclear - reverses decrease seen in previous year

Location Details

Location: Copplestone
Station Facility Owner: Great Western Railway
OS Grid Ref: 276721 103102
Constituency: Central Devon
Local Authority: Devon
NR Region: South West
Community Rail Partnership: Tarka Line
ELR: NDN 185m 67ch
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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Copplestone during 2022/2023:
•Exeter Central (6,507 journeys)
•Exeter St David's (2,458 journeys)
•Digby and Sowton (1,626 journeys)
•Crediton (1,433 journeys)
•Barnstaple (953 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Copplestone's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.
Morchard Road1.64