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In West Yorkshire, Brighouse station, on the Caldervale Line and the Huddersfield Line, was first opened in 1840 but was closed for thirty years from 1970. Since its reopening in 2000, passenger numbers have increased year on year, with additional services to Manchester Victoria and London Kings Cross being added in 2008 and 2010 respectively, and it has become an important commuter station. The average journey time to Leeds is 35 minutes via Dewsbury and 50 minutes via Halifax. It's just over an hour to Manchester and just under three hours direct to London. Recently rejuvenated with its old mills now desirable apartments, Brighouse is the original home to The Brighouse and Rastrick brass band, long considered the best brass band in the world. The centre of town, about ten minutes' walk from the station or seven minutes by bus, has all the local amenities you'd expect.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: unstaffed
DayOpening Hours
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
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes

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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
Carpark operatorNorthern Rail
Car parking spaces65
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces3
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes
Ramped access to both platforms via road bridge. Step free access from the car park to the station entrance
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Brighouse is an unstaffed station with no facilities. Access between the two platforms is via road bridge - for platform 1 use the ramp from Huddersfield Road and for platform 2 the ramp from the corner of Railway Street and Gooder Lane. Platform 1 trains head to Huddersfield and Leeds (via Dewsbury) and platform 2, to Manchester Victoria and Leeds (via Halifax and Bradford). The car park on Birds Royd Lane, next to platform 1, is free for railway users

Departures and arrivals from Brighouse

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Wigan North WesternNorthern17:572Late
to HuddersfieldNorthern18:001On time
to LeedsNorthern18:311On time
to Bradford InterchangeNorthern18:452On time
to Wigan WallgateNorthern18:492On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from LeedsNorthern17:562Late
from Bradford InterchangeNorthern17:591On time
from Wigan WallgateNorthern18:311On time
from HuddersfieldNorthern18:452On time
from LeedsNorthern18:492On time
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