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A Merseyside fixture in the centre of Bootle, the Bootle New Strand train station serves its surrounding area and the popular New Strand Shopping Centre with regular services along Merseyrail’s Northern Line. Typically for Merseyrail, trains from Bootle New Strand depart every 15 minutes, Mondays through Saturdays and summer Sundays.  Northbound trains from Bootle New Strand continue from platform 2 to Southport and southbound from platform 1 to Hunts Cross via Liverpool Central. In the winter, these services become half-hourly. Passengers requiring onward travel via bus may seek connections from the bus station located in the basement of New Strand Shopping Centre.

Station facilities are typical for Merseyrail, with a fully staffed ticket office, CCTV on both platforms, step-free access via steep ramps, cycle storage and rental facilities as part of Merseyrail’s Go Cycle initiative, and access to basic amenities like newsagents and payphones. For passenger convenience, customer information screens and automated announcements display train-running data.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 05:50 - 00:05
Sunday 08:05 - 00:05
Weekdays05:45 - 00:05
Saturday 05:45 - 00:05
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Shops noteNews agent
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 05:50 - 00:05
Sunday 08:05 - 00:05
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces1
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces34
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
at front of booking office
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 accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Ticket office and platforms are step free. However the platforms are accessed by ramps that are very steep and are over 30m long

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Taxi rank with accessible taxis 50 metres outside station.

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Departures and arrivals from Bootle New Strand

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Bootle New Strand station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to SouthportMerseyrail13:362On time
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail14:001On time
to SouthportMerseyrail14:062On time
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail14:301On time
to SouthportMerseyrail14:362On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Hunts CrossMerseyrail13:362On time
from SouthportMerseyrail14:001On time
from Hunts CrossMerseyrail14:062On time
from SouthportMerseyrail14:301On time
from Hunts CrossMerseyrail14:362On time
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