Oulton Broad North railway station
|Location||Oulton Broad, East Suffolk|
|Managed by||Greater Anglia|
|Classification||DfT category F2|
|Original company||Norfolk Railway|
|Pre-grouping||Great Eastern Railway|
|Post-grouping||London and North Eastern Railway|
|1 July 1847||Opened as Mutford|
|1 July 1881||Renamed Oulton Broad (Mutford)|
|November 1915||Renamed Oulton Broad|
|26 September 1927||Renamed Oulton Broad North|
Passenger statistics from the Office of Rail and Road
Oulton Broad North railway station is on the Wherry Lines in the east of England, and is one of two stations serving Oulton Broad, Suffolk. The other is Oulton Broad South on the East Suffolk Line. Oulton Broad North is 22 miles 4 chains (35.5 km) down the line from Norwich on the route to Lowestoft. The East Suffolk Line runs between Lowestoft and Ipswich.
The station building dates from 1847. Today it is managed by Greater Anglia, which also operates all trains that call, but the station is unstaffed.
The tracks from Lowestoft split into the two separate lines to Norwich and Ipswich just before Oulton Broad North. Trains to Ipswich pass Oulton Broad North closely, but there has never been a platform for them to call there. The Ipswich trains call at Oulton Broad South, which is about three-quarters of a mile by road to the south.
As of December 2018, the typical Monday-Saturday off-peak service at Oulton Broad North is as follows:
|Operator||Route||Rolling stock||Typical frequency||Note|
|Greater Anglia||Lowestoft - Oulton Broad North - Somerleyton - Haddiscoe - Reedham - Cantley - Buckenham (request stop) - Brundall - Norwich||Class 755||1x per hour in each direction||Reduced stops for every other train|
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|