RailwayData | Pilning Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Pilning had 338 entries and exits, making it the 2,554th 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 0.93 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 3.25 passengers per service, giving it the 1,394th (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: 150
Reduced price entries & exits: 188
Season ticket entries & exits: 0
Total entries & exits: 338
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: -80 : -19.14%
A detailed breakdown of passenger journeys between individual stations can be found in our origin/destination matrix pages.

Platform Lengths

2121439OOU not passenger accessible
*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

275Westbury & Swindon - Bath Spa - Bristol - Cardiff & GloucesterMay24
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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023: +290 (+604.17%)

Reasons for change:
2007-08 Ignore - Less than 15,000 E&X
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 User group campaign
2019-20 Absolute change in passengers is small

Location Details

Location: Pilning
Station Facility Owner: Great Western Railway
OS Grid Ref: 356620 184369
Constituency: Filton and Bradley Stoke
Local Authority: South Gloucestershire
NR Region: South West
ELR: BSW 9m 43ch


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Pilning during 2022/2023:
•Filton Abbey Wood (34 journeys)
•Cardiff Bay (29 journeys)
•Cardiff Central (23 journeys)
•Bristol Temple Meads (21 journeys)
•Gloucester (9 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Pilning's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.
Severn Tunnel Junction6.96