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Wilmslow Train Station


Wilmslow Station
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Station overview

A ticket office is available. Ticket office
A ticket machine is available. Ticket machine
Wheelchairs are available. Wheelchairs
A phone box is available. Phone box
Toilets are available. Toilets
Facility Information
Ticket office opening hours Monday to Friday: 06:00 to 20:00 Saturday: 07:00 to 20:00 Sunday: No
Self service ticket machines A ticket machine is available.
Collection of pre-purchased tickets Collection of pre-purchased tickets is available.
Get Oyster card here Oyster Pre-Pay not is available.
Top up Oyster pay as you go here Oyster top up is not available.
Use Oyster pay as you go here Oyster top up is not available.
Service Information
British Transport Police 0800 40 50 40
CCTV CCTV systems are available.
Rail Replacement Service

Pick up & set down in the Short Stay Car Park

Information Systems
  • Departure screens
  • Announcements
Service Information
Wilmslow Station customer services


Left luggage Left luggage is not available.
Left luggage contact details


Lost property Lost property is available at the station. Monday to Sunday: 07:00 to 22:00
Lost property contact details


Telephone: 08002006060

Facility Information
Lounge A first class lounge is not available.
Lounge opening hours A first class lounge is not available.
Facility Information
Seating area A seating area is available.
Waiting rooms Waiting rooms are not available.
Trolleys Trolleys are available.
Refreshment facilities Refreshment facilities are available.

 small coffee shop located adjacent to station entrance.

Toilets Toilets are available.
Baby changing Baby changing facilities are not available.
Pay phone Pay phones are available. Cards
Public Wi-Fi Wi-Fi is not available.
Post box A Post box is not available.
Tourist information office A tourist information office is not available.
Cashpoint An ATM machine is not available.
Bureau de change A bureau de change is not available.
Shops Shops are not available.
Showers Showers are not available.
Facility Information
Helpline information A helpline is available. Monday to Sunday:24 Hours a Day

Assistance is provided by the conductor at this station, please wait on the platform for the train to arrive.

We can also provide help when you travel, even if it has not been booked in advance. You can turn up at this station if it is accessible to you and request assistance onto a train from a member of staff directly, or by using a help point. Boarding ramps are carried on all of our trains.

We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance - now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here.

Helpline contact details

0800 138 5560 text relay 18001 0800 138 5560


Customer help points Customer help points are not available.
Staff help Staff Help is not available.
Staff help opening times Unavailable
Accessible ticket machines Accessible ticket machines are available.

Accepts Cash & Cards

Accessible ticket office counter An accessible ticket office counter is not available.
Induction loop An induction loop is available.
Ramp for train access A ramp for train access is available.
Accessible taxis Accessible taxis are not available.
Accessible public pay phones Accessible public pay phones are not available.
National key toilets National key toilets are not available.
Step free access coverage Whole Station
  • Category A Station
  • Scooter Friendly Station

This station only has tactile paving on platforms 1, 3 and 4 only - Access to Manchester and Crewe platforms by means of subway from booking hall and ramp to each platform. Access to Manchester Airport platform from rear car park via ramp. Use help point button to call assistance to unlock the gate onto the platform.

To find our more about travelling around this station, please see the 360 map click here

Impaired mobility set down Impaired mobility set down Machine is not available.
Disabled parking

No designated area is provided. The station front may be used for set down purposes.

Wheelchairs Wheelchairs are available.
Ticket gates Ticket gates are not present.
Station Car Park
Operator Northern
Spaces 120
Opening times
  • Monday to Friday:24 Hours a Day
  • Saturday:24 Hours a Day
  • Sunday:24 Hours a Day
Contact details
Bus services available Bus services are available.
Bus services information

Busline 0871 200 2233

Cycle storage available Cycle storage is available.
Storage type Stands
Spaces 30
Sheltered No
Storage location

Opposite station building

Transport Information
Taxi rank available

Airport available Airport information is not available.
Port available Port information is not available.

Wilmslow is a small market town and parish in Cheshire. Wilmslow Station was first opened in May 1842, providing routes into Stockport and Manchester. Modernisation of the railway saw electric tracks installed in 1959 and a project to improve the signalling on the line was completed in 2006. The station is also intended to be part of the High Speed 2 line between London Euston and Manchester Piccadilly.

Facilities at Wilmslow Railway Station include 120 spaces in the car park and 30 bicycle spaces which are opposite the main building. The station has CCTV coverage for security and toilets are available along with ample seating areas and refreshments.

Accessible facilities at Wilmslow Railway Station include four accessible car parking spaces. Customer help points are available, and an induction loop has been installed. The ticket machines and the ticket counter are both accessible and a ramp is available for train access at the station. For more information about how CrossCountry can help please see our priority seating and travel assistance options for your journey.

Wilmslow Station is served by several bus and tram lines so continuing your journey via public transport couldn’t be easier. Onward travel information from Wilmslow Station is available to download here.

CrossCountry serves popular direct routes including Birmingham to Wilmslow and Stafford to Wilmslow. Routes to Manchester are available via Stockport.

Things to do in Wilmslow

There is plenty to keep you entertained if you choose to visit Wilmslow with CrossCountry. The town has been holding an annual Scarecrow Festival since 2010 and is sponsored by the local Rotary club. The event involves dozens of local businesses and nearly a hundred scarecrows being paraded through the town.

For the active visitor there is an annual half-marathon which usually takes place in March as part of the Wilmslow Running Festival, and a 10k race is held in November. In September 2021, the town also held its first Festival of Nature which included a car-free street festival, talks, exhibitions and other family events.

If you want something a bit more relaxing the town is home to tea rooms and a local theatre. You can even take part in a variety of cookery classes at the Wilmslow Kitchen Cookery School to enhance your cooking skills. Wilmslow town centre also offers a range of shopping and leisure options; where you can top off your visit with a stop at one of the many local cafes and restaurants.

We have created a dedicated ‘things to do’ page highlighting activities and destinations from across the country, so inspiration for your next trip is only a click away.

Book your journey to Wilmslow today with one of CrossCountry’s ticket options, and see what else there is to discover.