Please only travel if essential on Sunday 3 December, services are expected to be extremely busy due to industrial action and engineering work affecting other train operators - more information
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|Ticket office information||
Ticket Machines are located in the Booking Office
|Ticket office opening hours||Saturday: 07:00 to 20:00 Sunday: Closed|
|Self service ticket machines|
|Collection of pre-purchased tickets|
|British Transport Police||0800 40 50 40|
|Rail Replacement Service||
Pick up & set down in the Short Stay Car Park
|Wilmslow station customer services||08002006060|
|Lost property||Monday to Sunday: 07:00 to 22:00|
|Lost property contact details||
|Lounge opening hours|
|Waiting room information||Waiting rooms on platforms 2/3 & 4 and covered seating on all platforms Closed until further notice|
|Refreshment facilities information||
small coffee shop located adjacent to station entrance.
|Toilets information||These toilets are available 0530-0000 (note - push button access)|
|Pay phone||Cards and coins|
|Tourist information office|
|Bureau de change|
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.Monday to Sunday: 24 Hours a Day
|Helpline contact details||0800 138 5560 text relay 18001 0800 138 5560|
|Customer help points available|
|Staff help opening times|
|Accessible ticket machines|
|Accessible ticket machines information||Accepts Cash & Cards|
|Accessible ticket office counter|
|Accessible ticket office counter information||
Ticket office staff make every effort to provide the assistance that disabled passengers require.
|Ramp for train access|
You can pre arrange an accessible taxi by calling customer experience Tel: 08002006060
|Accessible public pay phones|
|National key toilets|
|Step free access coverage||
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|
No designated area is provided. The station front may be used for set down purposes.
|Station Car Park|
|Bus services available|
|Bus services information||
Busline 0871 200 2233
|Cycle storage available|
|Storage location||Opposite station building|
|Taxi rank available|
|Taxi rank information||
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.
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.