RailwayData | Denton Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Denton had 34 entries and exits, making it the 2,574th most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 996th busiest (out of 997), with 2 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 0.09 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 0.33 passengers per service, giving it the 1,636th (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: 16
Reduced price entries & exits: 18
Season ticket entries & exits: 0
Total entries & exits: 34
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: -16 : -32.00%
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

092Stockport - Denton - Guide Bridge - StalybridgeMay24
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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023:-158 (-82.29%)

Reasons for change:
2007-08 Ignore - Less than 15,000 E&X
2012-13 Reason for increase unclear - station with very low use
2013-14 Very small station (<2,500 entries and exits p.a.)
2015-16 Very small station, absolute change in journeys is small
2017-18 Absolute change in passengers is small
2018-19 Absolute change in passengers is small
2020-21 Removal of weekly service during 2020-21

Location Details

Location: Denton
Station Facility Owner: Northern Trains
OS Grid Ref: 391390 395601
Constituency: Denton and Reddish
Local Authority: Tameside
NR Region: North West
PTE: Greater Manchester
ELR: HNS 3m 38ch
This station is part of the Greater Manchester PTE


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Denton during 2022/2023:
•Stockport (6 journeys)
•Reddish South (4 journeys)
•Shirebrook (2 journeys)
•Stalybridge (2 journeys)
•Southport (1 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Denton's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.
Guide Bridge1.86
Manchester Victoria8.38
Reddish South1.86