Crosskeys railway station
|Managed by||Arriva Trains Wales|
|Owned by||Network Rail|
|Number of platforms||2|
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections|
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 7 June 2008|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Crosskeys from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
|UK Railways portal|
The station is situated near the former station site closed in 1962, behind houses on Risca Road and Carlton Terrace. The access to the station is via a one-way system off High Street exiting via Carlton Terrace.
Crosskeys is a two-platform station and there is no car park. The station provides good access to the town and the local college as well as being near local bus links.
The station marks the end of the double-track passing loop between Risca and Crosskeys, upon leaving Crosskeys trains enter the single track which extends to the rail head in Ebbw Vale Town.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Crosskeys railway station.|
- Train times and station information for Crosskeys railway station from National Rail
- Planning Approval Granted for New Railway Station
- Archive of Ebbw Valley Railway Scheme website (Blaenau Gwent council, 2008)
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Newbridge|| Arriva Trains Wales
Cardiff Central - Ebbw Vale Town
|Risca and Pontymister|