RailwayData | Hartlepool Station
 Hartlepool 

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Hartlepool had 553,048 entries and exits, making it the 718th most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
718/2575
It ranked 737th busiest (out of 997), with 330 scheduled services per week.
737/997
That's a daily average of 1515.20 passengers* starting or ending their journey here and 32.23 passengers per service*, giving it the 205th (out of 1,659) passenger to service ratio.
205/1659
* This increases to a daily average of 1519.01 passengers passing through the station and 32.39 passengers per service when interchanges are included.
Service sample data based on scheduled services during the first week of the May 22 timetable.

Usage stats in detail

Standard price entries & exits: 113,600
Reduced price entries & exits: 391,488
Season ticket entries & exits: 47,960
Total entries & exits: 553,048
Interchanges made between connecting services: 1,390
Change in usage from 21/22: +23,418 : 4.42%
A detailed breakdown of passenger journeys between individual stations can be found in our origin/destination matrix pages.

Platform Lengths

Plat.MetresVF*Notes
176276
2153556Only 137m available in the up direction
3157570
*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

TableDescriptionTimetable
005York, Leeds & Hull - Doncaster - Sheffield & LondonMay24
100Carlisle - Hexham - Newcastle & MiddlesbroughMay24
103Newcastle - Sunderland - Middlesbrough - NunthorpeMay24
To view timetables for other dateranges and routes, please visit our timetables page.

Usage History


Change between 1997 & 2023: +328,357 (+146.14%)

Location Details

Location: Hartlepool
CRS: HPL / NLC: 8009 / TIPLOC(S): HRTLEPL
Station Facility Owner: Northern Trains
OS Grid Ref: 451176 532708
Constituency: Hartlepool
Local Authority: Hartlepool
NR Region: North East
ELR: LEN3 71m 55ch

Fares

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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Hartlepool during 2022/2023:
•Newcastle (70,425 journeys)
•Middlesbrough (37,737 journeys)
•London Kings Cross (32,403 journeys)
•Sunderland (27,264 journeys)
•York (16,365 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Hartlepool's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.
StationMiles
Horden7.18
Seaton Carew2.19