RailwayData | Morchard Road Station
 Morchard Road 

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Morchard Road had 17,114 entries and exits, making it the 2,238th most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 837th busiest (out of 997), with 221 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 46.89 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 1.49 passengers per service, giving it the 1,536th (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: 6,694
Reduced price entries & exits: 6,946
Season ticket entries & exits: 3,474
Total entries & exits: 17,114
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +840 : 5.16%
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: +12,394 (+262.58%)

Reasons for change:
2011-12 Continues high growth from previous year
2019-20 Great Western Railway December 2019 timetable change improvements

Location Details

Location: Morchard Road
Station Facility Owner: Great Western Railway
OS Grid Ref: 275008 105088
Constituency: Central Devon
Local Authority: Devon
NR Region: South West
Community Rail Partnership: Tarka Line
ELR: NDN 187m 38ch
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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Morchard Road during 2022/2023:
•Exeter Central (3,744 journeys)
•Digby and Sowton (1,197 journeys)
•Exeter St David's (1,022 journeys)
•Barnstaple (619 journeys)
•Crediton (495 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

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