Feel like your station is the least reliable in Britain? If you commute from Manchester’s Oxford Road station, then you’d be right.
Since the beginning of this year, more than two-thirds (68%) of its trains ran late or were cancelled. And with this Mancunian station having more than nine million passenger journeys each year, that translates to more than six million disrupted journeys a year.
Today, we’ve revealed the UK’s most disrupted railway stations. To find them, we considered how many departures and arrivals were cancelled or at least one minute late (the industry’s measure of punctuality is five or 10 minutes late, depending on distance and region).