Acklington train station is part of the East Coast Line, connecting the small village of Acklington with Edinburgh and London Kings Cross via Morpoth or Newcastle. The fastest service to Newcastle takes 39 minutes, and London can be reached in around 4 hours.
Acklington station was opened in 1847 and the old station building can still be seen at the site, though it is now a Grade II listed private residence. The station also has a goods yard and a signal box. Acklington itself boasts another Grade II listed house: the Georgian Morwick Hall.
Acklington train station has two platforms, connected by a road bridge. Payphone facilities and a small sheltered waiting room are located on the southbound platform. The station is unstaffed so tickets need to be purchased in advance of the journey, or from the conductor on the train. Two southbound and one northbound train stop at Acklington on weekdays and Saturdays. There is no Sunday service.
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Customer help points||Unavailable|
|Weekdays||Open 24 hours|
|Saturday||Open 24 hours|
|Sunday||Open 24 hours|
|Carpark name||Station Car Park|
|Carpark operator||Northern Rail|
|Car parking spaces||20|
|Cycle storage spaces||8|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Available|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage notes|
|Step-free access||Whole station|
|Step-free access notes|
Station is unstaffed. Step free access. No access problems for disabled or wheelchair bound customers as the access to the platforms is via road bridge and ramp. Level access to Edinburgh platform, ramped access to Newcastle platform.
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Unavailable|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|Accessible taxis notes|
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