RailwayData | Cosham Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Cosham had 765,158 entries and exits, making it the 568th most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 250th busiest (out of 997), with 1,179 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 2096.32 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 12.48 passengers per service, giving it the 787th (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: 232,276
Reduced price entries & exits: 451,536
Season ticket entries & exits: 81,346
Total entries & exits: 765,158
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +103,568 : 15.65%
A detailed breakdown of passenger journeys between individual stations can be found in our origin/destination matrix pages.

Platform Lengths

1 - Up169614
2 - Down169614
*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

291Westbury - Salisbury - Romsey & SouthamptonMay24
301Brighton & Littlehampton - Chichester - Portsmouth & SouthamptonMay24
303Southampton, Portsmouth, Bognor & Barnham - Horsham & LondonMay24
311Portsmouth - Fareham - SouthamptonMay24
312Portsmouth & Fareham - Eastleigh & LondonMay24
To view timetables for other dateranges and routes, please visit our timetables page.

Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023: +269,499 (+54.37%)

Location Details

Location: Cosham
Station Facility Owner: South Western Railway
OS Grid Ref: 465771 105118
Constituency: Portsmouth North
Local Authority: Portsmouth
NR Region: South East
ELR: SDP2 90m 06ch


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Cosham during 2022/2023:
•Portsmouth and Southsea (46,972 journeys)
•Fratton (45,596 journeys)
•Southampton Central (44,751 journeys)
•Fareham (36,678 journeys)
•Portsmouth Harbour (23,610 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

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