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Congleton facilities

Opened in October 1848, the station serves the Cheshire town of Congleton. Only a few miles south of Manchester, the area is popular with walkers and sees in excess of 300,000 passengers annually. Although on the Stoke/Manchester main line, the small station building lacks the impressive architecture of its contemporaries and is utilitarian in appearance.

Just outside the station, however, the small town of Congleton has all the amenities you would expect from a thriving town - restaurants, busy shops and local attractions.

How far is Congleton Station from Manchester Airport?

Catching the train from Congleton Station to Manchester Airport takes around one hour.

How far is the walk from Congleton Station to Congleton town centre?

The walk from the station to Congleton town centre takes approximately 15 minutes, following Canal Road.

Does Congleton Station have car park facilities?

There are 35 car parking spaces, including Blue Badge spaces.

Are there secure bike storage facilities at Congleton Station?

Congleton Station has 17 secure bike storage spaces.

What facilities are available at Congleton Station?

  • Telephones - coins and card
  • Disabled Access - the whole station is step-free, and there are induction loops and ramps available

What improvements have been made at Congleton?

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