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One of the more popular stations on the Nottingham-Skegness line, Bottesford train station serves the village of Bottesford, Leicestershire, roughly 15 miles east of Nottingham. Trains from Bottesford generally operate every two hours; westbound trains to Nottingham depart from platform 1, while eastbound trains to Skegness via Grantham depart from platform 2. Select Grantham trains connect to London King’s Cross or York services. Additionally, one train to Liverpool stops each day; on Sundays, an extra service operates to Norwich.

Bottesford station is unstaffed, and facilities are minimal. Waiting shelters and basic amenities are present on both platforms, and those wishing to store their cycles may do so. Train-running information is available via timetable and modern help points installed on both platforms. Tickets may be purchased from the guard on the train, as Bottesford has no ticketing provision. Level access is available to Nottingham-bound platform 1; platform 2 is accessed via barrow crossing.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Bottesford are:
  • Grantham
  • Bingham
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces13
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level access to Nottingham bound platform. Footbridge crossing only to Grantham bound platform.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Taxi number displayed on useful information poster

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Departures and arrivals from Bottesford

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Bottesford station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to NottinghamEast Midlands Railway07:001On time
to SkegnessEast Midlands Railway07:072On time
to NottinghamEast Midlands Railway07:221On time
to Liverpool Lime StreetEast Midlands Railway08:081On time
to SkegnessEast Midlands Railway08:112On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from GranthamEast Midlands Railway07:001On time
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway07:072On time
from BostonEast Midlands Railway07:221On time
from NorwichEast Midlands Railway08:071On time
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway08:112On time
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