Beccles railway station

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Beccles
National Rail
Beccles station showing second platform with train.jpeg
LocationBeccles, East Suffolk
England
Coordinates52°27′31″N 1°34′11″E / 52.4586°N 1.5697°E / 52.4586; 1.5697Coordinates: 52°27′31″N 1°34′11″E / 52.4586°N 1.5697°E / 52.4586; 1.5697
Owned byNetwork Rail
Platforms2
Other information
Station codeBCC
ClassificationDfT category F1
History
Original companyEast Suffolk Railway[1][page needed]
Pre-groupingGreat Eastern Railway
Post-groupingLondon and North Eastern Railway
Key dates
4 December 1854Opened[1][page needed]
31 January 1968Closed to freight
10 December 2012Passing loop opened[2]
Traffic
Passengers (2015/16)Increase 0.109 million
Passengers (2016/17)Increase 0.110 million
Passengers (2017/18)Increase 0.111 million
Passengers (2018/19)Increase 0.114 million
Passengers (2019/20)Decrease 0.110 million

Beccles railway station is a small station in Suffolk, England for Beccles. Trains are currently run by Greater Anglia.

Trains[change | change source]

Company Line Train Type Times Notes
Greater Anglia (Harwich International -) Ipswich - Westerfield - Woodbridge - Melton - Wickham Market - Saxmundham - Darsham - Halesworth - Brampton - Beccles - Oulton Broad South - Lowestoft Class 170 Every 2 Hours Service to Harwich 1x per day

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Butt, R.V.J. (October 1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st Edition ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199. |edition= has extra text (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-15. Retrieved 2012-12-10.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)