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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

Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsUnavailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
CCTVAvailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes
Level access from Woodlands Road down a gentle 100 metre ramp with handrails, or down 32 steps with rest platform and handrails.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes
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Departures and arrivals from Ansdell & Fairhaven

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Blackpool SouthNorthern19:581Late
to Preston (Lancs)Northern20:271On time
to Blackpool SouthNorthern20:581On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern21:251On time
to Blackpool SouthNorthern23:051On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Preston (Lancs)Northern19:571On time
from Blackpool SouthNorthern20:271On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern20:581On time
from Blackpool SouthNorthern21:251On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern23:051On time
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