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Thorpe Culvert railway station

Thorpe Culvert
Thorpe Culvert
Place Thorpe St Peter
Local authority East Lindsey
Grid reference TF472606
Station code TPC
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 738
2005/06 Decrease 718
2006/07 Increase 977
2007/08 Decrease 894
2008/09 Increase 960
2009/10 Decrease 382
2010/11 Increase 418
2011/12 Decrease 340
National RailUK railway stations
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Thorpe Culvert from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
UK Railways portal

Thorpe Culvert railway station serves the village of Thorpe St Peter in Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 7 miles (11 km) from Skegness and 16.75 miles (27 km) from Boston.

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

A signal box is present at the West end of the station to supervise a level crossing, however, the station itself 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 are typically two daily services in each direction to Nottingham and Skegness. There are no Sunday services.[1]

Preceding station   National Rail National Rail   Following station
East Midlands Trains
Mondays-Saturdays only
Disused railways
Firsby   Great Northern Railway
Skegness Branch


  1. ^ "Table 19".  

External links

  • Train times and station information for Thorpe Culvert railway station from National Rail
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