Widnes Railway Station

Some details on Widnes Railway Station

OperatorNorthern Rail
2004/5 Footfall217409
2005/6 Footfall250801 (115% previous year)
2006/7 Footfall264634 (105% previous year)
2007/8 Footfall272400 (102% previous year)
2008/9 Footfall297952 (109% previous year)
2009/10 Footfall300360 (100% previous year)
2010/11 Footfall333194 (110% previous year)
2011/12 Footfall365146 (109% previous year)
2012/13 Footfall374392 (102% previous year)
2013/14 Footfall416676 (111% previous year)
2014/15 Footfall455652 (109% previous year)
2015/16 Footfall469584 (103% previous year)
2016/17 Footfall514888 (109% previous year)
3 letter codeWID
PostcodeWA8 7TJ
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OS Grid ReferenceSJ 512871
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Some similar stations (passenger No.s)

Footfalls are for 2004/5 to 2016/17

* WID - Widnes - 217409 / 250801 / 264634 / 272400 / 297952 / 300360 / 333194 / 365146 / 374392 / 416676 / 455652 / 469584 / 514888 p.p.a. 236%
LUD - Ludlow - 213843 / 224250 / 242381 / 272381 / 287800 / 270682 / 288058 / 292860 / 297798 / 287350 / 308384 / 299776 / 299802 p.p.a. 140% - 70 mls away
BCH - Birchington-on-sea - 229263 / 250204 / 257582 / 272103 / 278552 / 273564 / 266722 / 270194 / 269146 / 291776 / 324674 / 342430 / 377512 p.p.a. 164% - 220 mls away
GFN - Giffnock - 223517 / 244667 / 266056 / 272747 / 354496 / 320050 / 331134 / 348720 / 354770 / 315329 / 326972 / 341126 / 358670 p.p.a. 160% - 180 mls away
WSH - Wishaw - 189434 / 216794 / 246254 / 272885 / 382968 / 319384 / 346588 / 373214 / 399314 / 397284 / 431674 / 464828 / 550612 p.p.a. 290% - 173 mls away
MRN - Marden - 226482 / 237130 / 233383 / 273243 / 278918 / 284374 / 357268 / 399996 / 442658 / 459402 / 480498 / 497772 / 526820 p.p.a. 232% - 205 mls away
DAG - Dalgety Bay - 239311 / 246907 / 262284 / 270918 / 272718 / 247778 / 246790 / 264170 / 268420 / 284290 / 307812 / 340972 / 315212 p.p.a. 131% - 186 mls away
CLU - Carluke - 225687 / 253635 / 267376 / 274525 / 314448 / 282582 / 313882 / 328270 / 345766 / 369582 / 392812 / 396046 / 428140 p.p.a. 189% - 169 mls away
KCK - Knockholt - 142520 / 157505 / 220874 / 269464 / 275804 / 269744 / 288636 / 323400 / 366818 / 320504 / 343130 / 287418 / 272732 p.p.a. 191% - 186 mls away
CRN - Crowthorne - 251229 / 252520 / 270856 / 274800 / 269158 / 268166 / 269414 / 281338 / 292840 / 296692 / 303816 / 312430 / 301880 p.p.a. 120% - 161 mls away
PTW - Prestwick Town - 254014 / 280090 / 282061 / 275649 / 320548 / 288190 / 320106 / 320068 / 346438 / 344300 / 375484 / 392858 / 420788 p.p.a. 165% - 166 mls away
AYW - Aberystwyth - 241351 / 254499 / 257127 / 269070 / 273410 / 299770 / 310870 / 326274 / 322562 / 307382 / 303738 / 321758 / 327334 p.p.a. 135% - 88 mls away
FOK - Four Oaks - 224861 / 235005 / 250955 / 276615 / 538372 / 541006 / 547744 / 580572 / 585186 / 622922 / 640286 / 700510 / 750346 p.p.a. 333% - 67 mls away
* FZH - Frizinghall - 229912 / 261107 / 267723 / 276668 / 359146 / 353326 / 384626 / 389614 / 375240 / 378298 / 413770 / 376850 / 440964 p.p.a. 191% - 51 mls away
GPK - Grange Park - 181620 / 197636 / 259605 / 321113 / 266850 / 279966 / 304324 / 318460 / 339728 / 355020 / 405226 / 405824 / 400018 p.p.a. 220% - 164 mls away
SPS - Stepps - 202559 / 228310 / 263364 / 277300 / 342964 / 301168 / 291280 / 302246 / 305614 / 277376 / 296880 / 300424 / 269880 p.p.a. 133% - 183 mls away
BUU - Burnham-on-Crouch - 280714 / 263798 / 275532 / 267416 / 269948 / 246856 / 261164 / 253812 / 256628 / 293876 / 278924 / 261292 / 249402 p.p.a. 88% - 193 mls away
RED - Redruth - 219013 / 228511 / 258384 / 277853 / 292940 / 284462 / 308444 / 335102 / 338140 / 334946 / 343722 / 334194 / 340356 p.p.a. 155% - 243 mls away
* GOO - Goole - 242910 / 242210 / 260667 / 276834 / 277250 / 279322 / 271796 / 293692 / 272844 / 249759 / 295986 / 293592 / 293840 p.p.a. 120% - 80 mls away
SAT - South Acton - 75193 / 80995 / 367851 / 396166 / 301354 / 270150 / 384356 / 523706 / 660954 / 831908 / 882356 / 722238 / 792242 p.p.a. 1053% - 167 mls away
PTC - Portchester - 269145 / 280654 / 269728 / 278300 / 318780 / 317808 / 366014 / 372998 / 364038 / 389858 / 393750 / 398606 / 358524 p.p.a. 133% - 188 mls away
SUC - Sutton Common - 86304 / 97481 / 238683 / 320495 / 270188 / 237740 / 272680 / 303538 / 323266 / 376160 / 398246 / 361812 / 316454 p.p.a. 366% - 176 mls away
COY - Coryton - 251688 / 253984 / 254033 / 266372 / 277022 / 279722 / 284656 / 279036 / 289832 / 265778 / 254922 / 250250 / 224794 p.p.a. 89% - 131 mls away
LLD - Llandudno - 234913 / 237048 / 239412 / 266087 / 266904 / 286616 / 308952 / 329564 / 324926 / 315366 / 311806 / 300020 / 296762 p.p.a. 126% - 46 mls away
SBT - Stourbridge Town - 200007 / 233499 / 258700 / 278813 / 540898 / 557502 / 592838 / 471220 / 479516 / 483434 / 497736 / 545700 / 575406 p.p.a. 287% - 69 mls away
ARU - Arundel - 233284 / 240359 / 250436 / 265511 / 262294 / 267834 / 274844 / 288732 / 291114 / 300890 / 304460 / 311906 / 272682 p.p.a. 116% - 199 mls away
AIG - Aigburth - 179458 / 241063 / 246583 / 265442 / 761362 / 696992 / 681774 / 702168 / 614374 / 686496 / 746784 / 833452 / 812582 p.p.a. 452% - 9 mls away
POR - Porth - 315402 / 293184 / 271147 / 279789 / 284040 / 299430 / 297554 / 298268 / 302886 / 307254 / 313730 / 313692 / 341742 p.p.a. 108% - 126 mls away
SAN - Sandown - 242564 / 254040 / 265499 / 264784 / 264126 / 256890 / 271282 / 297722 / 273118 / 240766 / 203142 / 194276 / 183488 p.p.a. 75% - 200 mls away
PNW - Penge West - 247416 / 270751 / 195412 / 283536 / 245324 / 225938 / 360885 / 462018 / 506666 / 522334 / 519590 / 640978 / 696946 p.p.a. 281% - 177 mls away
CWB - Colwyn Bay - 234341 / 240588 / 260908 / 261585 / 271044 / 275232 / 299222 / 308998 / 309774 / 305368 / 294858 / 286472 / 277642 p.p.a. 118% - 42 mls away
SMH - Stamford Hill - 115272 / 101296 / 265335 / 312509 / 275968 / 266550 / 333994 / 373482 / 374466 / 403070 / 454958 / 503130 / 579230 p.p.a. 502% - 168 mls away

Total of these stations (2006/7 to 2007/8) - 8295793 -> 8704568 (104%)

Nearby stations

Footfalls are for 2004/5 to 2016/17

* WID - Widnes - 217409 / 250801 / 264634 / 272400 / 297952 / 300360 / 333194 / 365146 / 374392 / 416676 / 455652 / 469584 / 514888 p.p.a. 236%
* HGN - Hough Green - 139810 / 145227 / 143556 / 152270 / 159906 / 146728 / 165568 / 186450 / 177876 / 276170 / 282142 / 279486 / 286396 p.p.a. 204% - 2 mls away
RUN - Runcorn - 316017 / 369901 / 429706 / 442065 / 460768 / 535156 / 619882 / 661276 / 678996 / 706040 / 750320 / 757838 / 776558 p.p.a. 245% - 3 mls away
* RNH - Rainhill - 168480 / 179131 / 178850 / 165520 / 447048 / 436290 / 459336 / 470122 / 449672 / 346242 / 348864 / 380774 / 377456 p.p.a. 224% - 3 mls away
* LEG - Lea Green - 147160 / 163617 / 181523 / 181660 / 452154 / 442548 / 478866 / 498786 / 476844 / 382060 / 393556 / 439500 / 445960 p.p.a. 303% - 4 mls away
* SNK - Sankey for Penketh - 56905 / 62980 / 59780 / 69285 / 78730 / 75468 / 99652 / 119756 / 111822 / 118460 / 134156 / 144868 / 172346 p.p.a. 302% - 4 mls away
* WHN - Whiston - 116618 / 124074 / 135675 / 146700 / 216656 / 213762 / 243398 / 241818 / 222814 / 371078 / 361346 / 370380 / 367130 p.p.a. 314% - 4 mls away
* HED - Halewood - 35229 / 39061 / 45218 / 50622 / 106372 / 98992 / 102656 / 105282 / 96738 / 115300 / 113306 / 117560 / 118494 p.p.a. 336% - 4 mls away
* SHJ - St Helens Junction - 153545 / 189893 / 197611 / 187794 / 237394 / 229662 / 256598 / 260102 / 251576 / 344124 / 359030 / 385966 / 385260 p.p.a. 250% - 5 mls away
* ECL - Eccleston Park - 35314 / 41890 / 44144 / 47605 / 154958 / 151376 / 162066 / 163902 / 157062 / 113660 / 109834 / 119604 / 123802 p.p.a. 350% - 5 mls away
* PSC - Prescot - 109952 / 123875 / 138037 / 142182 / 465108 / 457630 / 491188 / 502324 / 457608 / 376624 / 363932 / 391294 / 418228 p.p.a. 380% - 5 mls away
* THH - Thatto Heath - 88760 / 99690 / 93180 / 100047 / 140632 / 148188 / 162726 / 161116 / 143826 / 221126 / 213968 / 229152 / 236766 p.p.a. 266% - 5 mls away
RUE - Runcorn East - 108782 / 108232 / 108787 / 119937 / 121492 / 136230 / 147634 / 152820 / 154968 / 163536 / 186864 / 183930 / 183306 p.p.a. 168% - 5 mls away
* HUY - Huyton - 393447 / 429640 / 425557 / 427088 / 1189112 / 1150702 / 1235358 / 1233542 / 1150454 / 990284 / 952688 / 1002732 / 1008362 p.p.a. 256% - 6 mls away
* SNH - St Helens Central - 424008 / 445007 / 412916 / 410670 / 671504 / 684958 / 723810 / 722456 / 674018 / 1096844 / 1043808 / 1140198 / 1166728 p.p.a. 275% - 6 mls away
HNX - Hunts Cross - 326258 / 443837 / 464367 / 503426 / 1269710 / 1190934 / 1172150 / 1159974 / 1062798 / 1289590 / 1364502 / 1410366 / 1450268 p.p.a. 444% - 6 mls away
WBQ - Warrington Bank Quay - 1054508 / 1261505 / 830481 / 1042754 / 1120926 / 1073842 / 879322 / 933702 / 923214 / 1011584 / 1081176 / 1110400 / 1363569 p.p.a. 129% - 6 mls away
* ROB - Roby - 90971 / 104238 / 103479 / 107409 / 317268 / 306424 / 327068 / 331526 / 314266 / 260162 / 260570 / 283018 / 303922 p.p.a. 334% - 6 mls away
FRD - Frodsham - 74245 / 77028 / 78118 / 88668 / 92704 / 100730 / 115292 / 122286 / 134728 / 150502 / 166716 / 175318 / 178344 p.p.a. 240% - 6 mls away
WAC - Warrington Central - 443650 / 398620 / 968743 / 869321 / 868835 / 1007372 / 1406445 / 1525788 / 1592958 / 1661954 / 1785378 / 1801788 / 1729877 p.p.a. 389% - 6 mls away
* ERL - Earlestown - 220192 / 218939 / 217860 / 226268 / 394814 / 394374 / 418330 / 444290 / 423842 / 485296 / 499118 / 539502 / 552812 p.p.a. 251% - 7 mls away
LPY - Liverpool South Parkway - Data set not available p.p.a. 0% - 7 mls away
* BGE - Broad Green - 169529 / 210252 / 209863 / 218284 / 607974 / 594678 / 642608 / 660866 / 633378 / 580760 / 575614 / 622400 / 646528 p.p.a. 381% - 7 mls away
* NLW - Newton-le-Willows - 274439 / 318109 / 343334 / 361667 / 553236 / 549908 / 604120 / 645018 / 670938 / 711462 / 747416 / 775864 / 797258 p.p.a. 290% - 8 mls away
* WSA - West Allerton - 23291 / 28843 / 28084 / 26936 / 36874 / 40478 / 46098 / 46554 / 45966 / 92710 / 93352 / 96652 / 97626 p.p.a. 419% - 8 mls away
HSB - Helsby - 47764 / 52067 / 57412 / 68386 / 71314 / 77236 / 79790 / 86612 / 83952 / 80696 / 80436 / 83890 / 84986 p.p.a. 177% - 8 mls away
CSG - Cressington - 120034 / 152383 / 164734 / 170409 / 456042 / 424174 / 421076 / 427480 / 386376 / 463148 / 477112 / 476636 / 490986 p.p.a. 409% - 8 mls away
* MSH - Mossley Hill - 111054 / 137434 / 133128 / 134220 / 305136 / 275158 / 296714 / 302058 / 289712 / 242950 / 254434 / 262990 / 276254 p.p.a. 248% - 8 mls away
* PDG - Padgate - 54685 / 62768 / 59992 / 61288 / 68656 / 67868 / 80224 / 91434 / 94002 / 107166 / 127552 / 124232 / 150728 p.p.a. 275% - 8 mls away
* INE - Ince & Elton - 731 / 1055 / 845 / 867 / 544 / 296 / 532 / 388 / 460 / 944 / 1554 / 1468 / 1088 p.p.a. 148% - 8 mls away
* GSW - Garswood - 124319 / 133799 / 141321 / 147315 / 306540 / 295446 / 314798 / 330728 / 302946 / 292316 / 278362 / 305950 / 323106 p.p.a. 259% - 9 mls away
AIG - Aigburth - 179458 / 241063 / 246583 / 265442 / 761362 / 696992 / 681774 / 702168 / 614374 / 686496 / 746784 / 833452 / 812582 p.p.a. 452% - 9 mls away

Total of these stations (2006/7 to 2007/8) - 8117647 -> 7910668 (97%)
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