A junction station at the meeting of the New Brighton and West Kirby branches of the Wirral Line, Birkenhead North train station serves the surrounding area of Birkenhead and acts as a funnel for Birkenhead North Traction Maintenance Depot, Merseyrail’s primary train depot. The station has three platforms, all of which typically see trains from Birkenhead North departing every 15 minutes throughout the week to New Brighton and West Kirby. Additionally, services via Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Liverpool operate every 5 to 10 minutes. During off-peak hours and Sundays, these services become half-hourly and every 15 minutes respectively.
In addition to the standard Merseyrail station amenities, Birkenhead North has a Park and Ride facility attached directly to the platform with charging posts for electric vehicles. The station is staffed during all opening hours and has a booking hall, seating, live departures and arrival screens, payphones, secure cycle storage and step-free access throughout the platforms.
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|Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday||05:49 - 00:18|
|Sunday||07:59 - 00:18|
|Staffing level||Full time|
|Telephone types||Cards only|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
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|Customer help points||Available|
|Cycle storage spaces||12|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes||<p>Apply for Free Secure Cycle storage access <a href="http://www.merseyrail.org/cycle">www.merseyrail.org/cycle</a></p>|
|Step-free access||Part of station|
|Step-free access notes|
Ticket office is step free. Step free access only available to West Kirby/New Brighton platform. Access to Liverpool platform is via a stepped footbridge.
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Unavailable|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Telephone numbers for taxi companies are displayed at all of our stations.
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