Silverdale Trains

Silverdale Train Performance from eHideaway

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Silverdale Train Service

Silverdale is lucky to have a train service. Unfortunately at times the service has been very unreliable. Strikes have been a regular feature. Cancellations due to staff shortages and a multitude of other excuses are common. And then timetable changes in June 2018 resulted in chaos. Trying to find out how bad things really were I found the official statistics to be of little help as they are often based on revised timetables, introduced at short notice, with a reduced service. I therefore decided to start collecting my own records so that a real picture could be obtained of how the service is performing. These pages are the result.

Covid-19: From 24 March 2020 to 13 September 2020 and from 18 January 2021 a much reduced service has been run based on temporary timetables. During this period, the site continued to monitor against the National Rail Timetables which are normally published twice a year

Recent Train Performance


Wed 07
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
78.302
47 min avg wait

Thu 08
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
79.968
48 min avg wait

Fri 09
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
76.636
46 min avg wait

Sat 10
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
74.97
45 min avg wait

Sun 11
Apr 2021

(1 days)
0
28 of 28 ran
1.666
1 min avg wait

Mon 12
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
76.636
46 min avg wait

Tue 13
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
76.636
46 min avg wait

Wed 14
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
76.636
46 min avg wait

Thu 15
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
76.636
46 min avg wait

Fri 16
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
76.636
46 min avg wait

Sat 17
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
74.97
45 min avg wait

Sun 18
Apr 2021

(1 days)
0
28 of 28 ran
4.998
3 min avg wait

Mon 19
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
78.302
47 min avg wait

Tue 20
Apr 2021

(1 days)
51.2195121951
20 of 41 ran
76.636
46 min avg wait

Click a date to drill down. Click here to display performance by week.

In the 'signals' the top pie chart show the number of trains that actually arrived at Silverdale, out of the number that were 'timetabled' to arrive. The lower pie chart shows the average wait for a timetabled train, i.e. the average time from when a train was timetabled to arrive to when the first train in the same direction actually arrived. Each wait is limited to 2 hours maximum. Note that the National Rail Timetables are used (normally updated twice a year) and not the temporary (reduced) timetables introduced by Northern Rail all too frequently.

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