It's easy to reach Lancaster Castle by rail. Hop on a train to Lancaster station, which is served by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express and Northern services from Manchester, London and Edinburgh. From Lancaster it's just a 6-minute walk to Lancaster Castle. Simply exit the station, take the stairs and turn left onto Meeting House Lane. Walk east, turning right when you hit Castle Hill. Head up Castle Hill and you'll find Lancaster Castle!
A visit to Lancaster Castle will transport you back in time - it's a great way to spend a day with the family. Wander into the grounds or simply admire the imposing walls from afar.
For more information about opening times, visit Lancaster Castle’s website.
|Weekdays||05:15 - 19:45|
|Saturday||05:15 - 19:45|
|Sunday||09:30 - 20:00|
|Staffing level||Full time|
|Shops note||News agent|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
Located on concourse Located by the ticket office
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Customer Service notes|
There are two Customer Information points, one situated on platform 3 and the other situated on platform 4, however customers are encouraged to approach any member of station staff for information.
|Customer help points||Unavailable|
|Everyday||Open 24 hours|
|Carpark name||Station Car Park|
|Carpark operator||Virgin Trains|
|Car parking spaces||147|
|Cycle storage spaces||94|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Available|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes|
|Step-free access||Whole station|
|Step-free access notes|
lifts to platforms
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Available|