Avanti West Coast
London North Eastern Railway

Prices from hundreds of train and coach companies

Go contactless with digital tickets on your phone

Travel to thousands of destinations in 45 countries

Ansdell & Fairhaven train station, previously known as Ansdell’s Gate and Ansdell’s Halt, is a stop on the Blackpool South to Preston line. Hourly services to Preston and Blackpool depart on weekdays.

Originally an island station, Ansdell now only has one track which runs past its southern side. The northern side of the platform is accessed by a ramp from the nearby Woodlands Road. Blackpool is a 15 minute train journey from Ansdell Fairhaven station. Journeys to Preston take 30 minutes and Manchester is 1 hour and 30 minutes away.

Adjacent to Ansdell & Fairhaven’s station platform is the famous Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club, which hosts both the Open Championships and Women’s British Open. The station’s proximity to the course means it becomes much busier during competitions as it is one of the main arrival and departure points for spectators.

Fairhaven Lake and the Ribble Discovery Centre are also served by Ansdell & Fairhaven Train Station. The lake and promenade are a 10 minute walk away and are popular with tourists, who flock here in summer to see some of the 250000 birds which make the area their home.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Ansdell & Fairhaven. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Ansdell & Fairhaven station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Departures and arrivals from Ansdell & Fairhaven

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Ansdell & Fairhaven station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Kirkham & WeshamNorthern05:15On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern06:431On time
to Blackpool SouthNorthern07:121On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern07:441On time
to Blackpool SouthNorthern08:111On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Blackpool SouthNorthern05:15On time
from Blackpool SouthNorthern06:431On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern07:121On time
from Blackpool SouthNorthern07:431On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern08:111On time
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.