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It's easy to reach Barnes Park by train. The nearest station to Barnes Park is Sunderland, which is served by Northern services throughout the day. The park is just over a mile and a half to the west of the station; 32 minutes on foot. If you don't fancy walking there are plenty of buses that'll get you there in under 20 minutes, including the 3, 14, 14 and 20 services.

Spend a fun day out with your family and friends at Barnes Park. Have a nice stroll around the grounds and discover the different kinds of colourful flowers and plants available, or enjoy a nice picnic under the trees.

Visit the Barnes Park website for information on opening times and facilities.

Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.
This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:55 - 18:00
Saturday 06:55 - 18:00
Sunday 09:00 - 17:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Lifts to all platforms for disabled passengers from the North end of the station. Open for all services.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Sunderland

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Sunderland station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London Kings CrossLondon North Eastern Railway05:403On time
to Newcastle AirportTyne & Wear Metro05:503On time
to HartlepoolNorthern06:051On time
to Newcastle AirportTyne & Wear Metro06:123On time
to Newcastle AirportTyne & Wear Metro06:243On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Newcastle(Metro)Tyne & Wear Metro05:422On time
from Newcastle(Metro)Tyne & Wear Metro05:462On time
from Newcastle(Metro)Tyne & Wear Metro05:592On time
from NewcastleNorthern06:031On time
from Newcastle(Metro)Tyne & Wear Metro06:112On time
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