RailwayData | Danby Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Danby had 5,596 entries and exits, making it the 2,390th most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 956th busiest (out of 997), with 68 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 15.33 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 1.58 passengers per service, giving it the 1,529th (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: 532
Reduced price entries & exits: 4,540
Season ticket entries & exits: 524
Total entries & exits: 5,596
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +1,196 : 27.18%
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

106Middlesbrough - Nunthorpe - Grosmont - WhitbyMay24
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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023:-12,636 (-69.31%)

Reasons for change:
2007-08 Ignore - Less than 15,000 E&X
2014-15 Reason for change unclear - demand redistribution across Esk Valley line stations

Location Details

Location: Danby
Station Facility Owner: Northern Trains
OS Grid Ref: 470690 508414
Constituency: Scarborough and Whitby
Local Authority: North Yorkshire
NR Region: Yorkshire and The Humber
Community Rail Partnership: Esk Valley Line
ELR: MBW2 20m 74ch


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Danby during 2022/2023:
•Whitby (1,371 journeys)
•Middlesbrough (486 journeys)
•Great Ayton (83 journeys)
•Newcastle (73 journeys)
•Gypsy Lane (60 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Danby's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.
Castleton Moor1.45