RailwayData | Patchway Station

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Patchway had 77,776 entries and exits, making it the 1,751st most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 813rd busiest (out of 997), with 250 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 213.08 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 5.98 passengers per service, giving it the 1,186th (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: 44,046
Reduced price entries & exits: 29,814
Season ticket entries & exits: 3,916
Total entries & exits: 77,776
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +27,020 : 53.24%
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

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

Change between 1997 & 2023: +71,269 (+1,095.27%)

Reasons for change:
2011-12 Continues high growth from previous year
2012-13 Continues high growth from previous year
2013-14 High growth trend
2016-17 Severn Tunnel engineering works in 2016
2017-18 Engineering works in 2016-17
2019-20 Services affected by electrification works at Bristol parkway and Filton four tracking

Location Details

Location: Patchway
Station Facility Owner: Great Western Railway
OS Grid Ref: 361092 180901
Constituency: Filton and Bradley Stoke
Local Authority: South Gloucestershire
NR Region: South West
ELR: BSW 5m 77ch


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Patchway during 2022/2023:
•Bristol Temple Meads (11,895 journeys)
•Cardiff Central (7,587 journeys)
•Newport (South Wales) (2,670 journeys)
•Weston-Super-Mare (2,462 journeys)
•Bath Spa (2,232 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Patchway's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.
Bristol Parkway1.30
Filton Abbey Wood1.38