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Travelling by train to the Turner Contemporary is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Turner Contemporary is Margate, which is served by services throughout the day. It's just 13 minutes to the Turner Contemporary on foot. As you step out of Margate station onto the seafront turn right and head around the top of the beach. You'll see the impressive, glistening white walls of the gallery as you turn the corner.

The Turner Contemporary is full of wonders for all to enjoy surrounded by art and creativity and suitable for all ages.

Visit the Turner Contemporary 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.

 

This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not alw
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:15 - 19:30
Saturday 06:15 - 19:30
Sunday 09:10 - 16:40
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage phone number0845 000 2222
Lost PropertyAvailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Buffet
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
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
Carpark operatorMeteor Parking Ltd
Car parking spaces110
Carpark charges
Annual£550.00
Daily£3.20
Monthly£50.50
Off-peak£2.60
Six Monthly£304.00
Three Monthly£152.00
Weekly£14.40
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces40
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
Platform 1 country end
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes
Lifts to all platforms. Ticket Office is step free. Car Park is step free.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are not available

Departures and arrivals from Margate

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern06:541On time
to London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern07:013On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern07:063On time
to London Cannon StreetSoutheastern07:113On time
to London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern07:184On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from FavershamSoutheastern06:531On time
from BroadstairsSoutheastern07:003On time
from RamsgateSoutheastern07:063On time
from BroadstairsSoutheastern07:103On time
from Ashford InternationalSoutheastern07:264On time
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