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Travelling by train to the Lakeside Arts Centre is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Lakeside Arts Centre is Beeston, which is served by CrossCountry and East Midlands Railway services throughout the day. It's 35 minutes to the Lakeside Arts Centre on foot. Leave the station and walk along Station Road to the junction with Queens Road. Continue along Queens Road until you reach the junction with University Boulevard and turn right here and continue until you reach East Drive. Turn left here and you'll find Lakeside Arts Centre a little way up on your left-hand side.

Alternatively, you can catch a tram to Lakeside Arts Centre, keep on Station Road at the junction with Queens Road and head for the Beeston Centre Tram Stop. Services are every ten minutes and the tram stop for the University of Nottingham is right outside the campus.

The Lakeside Arts Centre is a university-run museum and arts centre hosting music, dance, theatre, exhibitions and workshops throughout the year that is suitable for all ages.

Visit the Lakeside Arts Centre website for opening information.

 

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.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Sunday opening times - Spring
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 19:45
Saturday 06:10 - 19:45
Sunday 14:00 - 21:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities

Nottingham

ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces23
Carpark charges
Annual£576.00
Daily£5.50
Monthly£62.00
Off-peak£3.00
Three Monthly£174.00
Weekly£21.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces34
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Within station car park, opposite station building

Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Step free access to all areas of the station, however,ÿthe step free route between ticket office and platform 2 is approx 500 metres long.

There are no lifts available and if you are unable to use the bridge whilst travelling southbound (towards Derby or Leicester), please travel to Long Eaton and catch a train northbound (towards Nottingham) to Beeston.

For customers that are unable to use the footbridge ie wheelchair customers - please contact East Midlands Trainsÿsoÿtaxi arrangements can be made: 08457 125 678, and selectÿoption 3 - Assisted Travel

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Taxi number displayed on IUP.

Departures and arrivals from Beeston

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Beeston station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to MatlockEast Midlands Railway06:242On time
to London St Pancras InternationalEast Midlands Railway06:372On time
to ReadingCrossCountry06:49On time
to NottinghamEast Midlands Railway06:491On time
to London St Pancras InternationalEast Midlands Railway06:582On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway06:242On time
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway06:362On time
from NottinghamCrossCountry06:48On time
from DerbyEast Midlands Railway06:491On time
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway06:572On time
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