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Lancaster Station Information

Arrivals, departures, timetables and accessibility.

Ticket Office:

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Saturday -
Sunday -

Lancaster station, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 5NW

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The timetables for Lancaster are displayed below, click on the Download Timetable link to view the PDF timetable for the route.

Carlisle to Preston and Manchester via Cumbrian Coast and Windermere to Manchester Airport

Detailed station information
Ticket Machine
Penalty Fares
Applicable Operators: TransPennine Express
Left Luggage
Left luggage contact
Lost Property
Lost property contact
The National key toilets are located on Platforms 3 and 4; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Baby change facilities
Cycle storage
Spaces:  188
Shelter:  Yes
CTV:  Yes
Location:  Platform 1 (south end)120 Stands

Platform 3 (middle) 16

Platform 4 (North End), 12 Stands

Platform 5, 40 Stands


Additional information:  120 stands by platform 1 (120 spaces) 8 hoops on platfrom 3 (2 x cycles per hoop = 16 spaces) 6 hoops on platform 4 (2 x cycles per hoop = 12 spaces) 20 hoops on platform 5 (2 x cycles per hoop = 40 spaces)
Storage type:  Stands
Car Park
Station Car Park
Opening times:  Monday-Sunday 24h
Spaces:  165
Off peak charges:  N/A
Hourly charge:  N/A
Daily charge:  £12.00
Weekly charge:  N/A
Monthly charge:  £166.00
3 monthly charge:  £374.00
6 monthly charge:  N/A
Annual charge:  £1200.00
Operator:  Avanti West Coast
Address:  Meeting House Lane
Postcode:  LA1 5NW
For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay visit the Avanti West Coast website.

Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff.


Taxi rank
Taxi rank can be found outside the entrance adjacent to platform 3.


Bus service
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
Station alerts
In the interest of reducing anti-social behaviour and ensuring passenger safety, the gate at Platform 1 at Lancaster station will remain closed until further notice. Customers are advised to use the nearby alternative entrance.
Detailed station information
Help points
Staff help
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday -
Saturday -
Sunday -
Induction loop
Accessible ticket machines
Accessible booking office counter
Ramp for train access
National key toilets
Step free access
Whole station
Step free access note
This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platformLifts to All Platforms, accessible via taking the right hand entrance to the over bridge from the ticket office.
Impaired mobility set down
Wheelchairs available