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Wainfleet railway station

Place Wainfleet
Local authority East Lindsey
Grid reference TF497587
Station code WFL
Managed by East Midlands Trains
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05 Increase 107,310
2005/06 Decrease 81,328
2006/07 Decrease 65,618
2007/08 Increase 69,529
2008/09 Decrease 64,086
2009/10 Increase 67,960
2010/11 Decrease 64,676
2011/12 Decrease 41,578
National RailUK railway stations
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Wainfleet from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Wainfleet railway station serves the town of Wainfleet in Lincolnshire, England. The station has its own signal box at the east end of the platforms, which is next to the level crossing. Wainfleet station is 5 miles (8 km) west of Skegness on the Skegness - Grantham - Nottingham Line.

The station is now owned by Network Rail and managed by East Midlands Trains (EMT) Train Operating Company (TOC) who provide all rail services.

The station is unstaffed and offers limited facilities other than two shelters, bicycle storage, timetables and modern 'Help Points'. The full range of tickets for travel are purchased from the guard on the train at no extra cost, there are no retail facilities at this station.


As of December 2010 there is an approximately hourly service in each direction. Eastbound trains to Skegness take 8 minutes, and westbound trains to Nottingham between 1 hour 10 minutes and 1 hour 30 minutes).[1]

On Sundays, there are 4 daily services in each direction.

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  1. ^ "Table 19".  

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  • Train times and station information for Wainfleet railway station from National Rail
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