Accrington train station is an 8-minute walk from the town centre, or you can catch a bus from the stop 3 minutes' walk away.
It’s a 19-minute walk from Accrington Stanley Football Club and a mile from the Tiffany Glass collection at the Haworth Art Gallery.
Trains run to Manchester Victoria every hour, and Blackpool every 30 minutes.
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Facilities & Services at Accrington
Accrington is a station in Lancashire operated by Northern Rail. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. There aren't any toilets. All platforms are step free accessible. The station is staffed part time. There is a car park with 8 spaces available at this station. There are 32 spaces to lock up your bike as well. If you're looking for information about onward travel, there's a downloadable PDF available
here. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Saturday: 06:10 - 19:00, Sunday: Unavailable, Monday: 06:10 - 19:00, Tuesday: 06:10 - 19:00, Wednesday: 06:10 - 19:00, Thursday: 06:10 - 19:00, Friday: 06:10 - 19:00.
Accrington station, Eagle Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 1LJ
Customer Information Systems
Departure Screens, Arrival Screens
Ticket Buying and Collection
Saturday: 06:10 - 19:00
Monday: 06:10 - 19:00
Tuesday: 06:10 - 19:00
Wednesday: 06:10 - 19:00
Thursday: 06:10 - 19:00
Friday: 06:10 - 19:00
Monday: 08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday: 08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday: 08:00 - 20:00
Thursday: 08:00 - 20:00
Friday: 08:00 - 20:00
Saturday: 08:00 - 20:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 17:00
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Tourist Information Office
Accessibility and Mobility Access
Can be booked
0800 200 6060
Step Free Access
Platform 1: step free access from Paxton Street, up steep 50m ramp with handrail or past the car park and a shallower ramp. Platform 2: step free access up gently sloping footpath from Eagle Street. Ticket office is on Leeds/Colne Platform (1), with stepped footbridge between platforms comprising of 25 steps up and 24 steps down with rest platforms.
Monday: 06:40 - 15:00
Tuesday: 06:40 - 15:00
Wednesday: 06:40 - 15:00
Thursday: 06:40 - 15:00
Friday: 06:40 - 15:00
Saturday: 06:40 - 15:00
Sunday: 09:05 - 17:05
Accessible Ticket Machines
Ticket machine is on Platform 2 near the foot bridge
Accessible Booking Office Counter
Ticket office staff make every effort to provide the assistance that disabled passengers require.
contact Customer Relations Tel: 08002006060
Impaired Mobility Pick-up Points
No designated area is provided. The station front may be used for set down purposes.
Nearest Stations with more Facilities
Within station, next to ticket office
Station Car Park
0800 200 6060
Monday - Friday: 24 Hours
Saturday: 24 Hours
Sunday: 24 Hours
Location for Rail Replacement Services
Rail replacement bus pick up/drop-off in the new station car park off Eagle St.
Outside the station at bottom of ramp
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format
Trains from Accrington
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Child discount of 50% on most tickets. Up to 2 under 5s can travel free with a fare-paying passenger.
Only one Railcard will be applied