Hornbeam Park railway station opened on 24 August 1992[1] by British Rail under the Regional Railways sector, and is in the southern suburbs of Harrogate in North Yorkshire, England on the Harrogate Line, operated by Northern who provide all passenger train services.

Hornbeam Park National Rail
Hornbeam Railway Station.jpg
Location
PlaceHarrogate
Local authorityHarrogate
Coordinates53°58′48″N 1°31′37″W / 53.979900°N 1.526950°W / 53.979900; -1.526950Coordinates: 53°58′48″N 1°31′37″W / 53.979900°N 1.526950°W / 53.979900; -1.526950
Grid referenceSE311538
Operations
Station codeHBP
Managed byNorthern
Number of platforms2
DfT categoryF1
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 0.308 million
2014/15Increase 0.346 million
2015/16Increase 0.353 million
2016/17Increase 0.374 million
2017/18Increase 0.388 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTEWest Yorkshire (Metro)
Zone6
History
Key datesOpened 1992 (1992)
National RailUK railway stations
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Hornbeam Park from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.

ServicesEdit

The Monday to Saturday daytime service is 3 trains per hour to Leeds (southbound) and to Harrogate, with 2tph to Knaresborough (northbound) on the Harrogate Line and an hourly service onwards to York.[2] Extra services run at weekday peak periods.

Evenings and Sundays, there is generally an hourly service from Leeds through Hornbeam Park, towards Harrogate, Knaresborough and York.

TrainsEdit

The route is usually served by a collection of Pacer and Sprinter units operated by Northern. Normally, Class 144s, Class 150s and Class 155s run on this line.

Accessibility and facilitiesEdit

Access to both platforms is step-free, and although the station is unstaffed (so ticket must be purchased on the train), ramps are available for access to the trains from the platforms.[3]

The station has basic shelters on each platform (which are offset from each other) and train running details are provided via automatic announcements, timetable posters and CIS displays.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Disused stations - Hornbeam Park
  2. ^ GB eNRT May 2019 Edition, Table 35
  3. ^ "Station facilities for Hornbeam Park". National Rail Enquiries. Retrieved 23 May 2014.

External linksEdit

Preceding station   National Rail Following station
Pannal   Northern
Harrogate Line
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