From the road
|Location||Baldock, District of North Hertfordshire|
|Managed by||Great Northern|
|Classification||DfT category E|
|Opened||21 October 1850|
Passenger statistics from the Office of Rail and Road
Baldock railway station serves the town of Baldock in Hertfordshire, England. It is on the Cambridge Line, 36 miles 47 chains (58.9 km) north of London King's Cross, and is located on the outskirts of Baldock on Station Road.
Opened by the Royston and Hitchin Railway, then run by the Great Northern Railway, it became part of the London and North Eastern Railway during the grouping of 1923. The station then passed on to the Eastern Region of British Railways on nationalisation in 1948.
The typical off-peak service in trains per hour is:
- 2 tph to London King's Cross (all stations to Potters Bar, then semi-fast)
- 2 tph to Brighton via Gatwick Airport (semi-fast)
- 4 tph to Cambridge (2 of these call at all stations and 2 are semi-fast)
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
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- "Timetable 13: Cambridge, Royston and Letchworth to London" (PDF). Govia Thameslink Railway, December 2019.
- Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199.
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- Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-086-0. OCLC 22311137.
- Station on navigable O.S. map
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