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Broadbottom train station is located on the Manchester-Glossop line. It serves Broadbottom in Greater Manchester with connections to Manchester Piccadilly and Hadfield, with fastest journey times of 23 minutes and 17 minutes respectively.  

The train station at Broadbottom was originally opened in 1842 by the Sheffield, Ashton-Under-Lyne and Manchester Railway. The name of the station changed in 1845 to ‘Mottram’, then again in 1884 to ‘Mottram and Broadbottom’. In 1854 it finally reverted to its original name of Broadbottom.  

Broadbottom itself was known for its mills and the area retains several interesting landmarks. These include a row of 18th century weavers’ cottages, and the impressive Etherow Viaduct which stretches for 422 feet (129 metres) over the nearby River Etherow 

Broadbottom train station today has two platforms and a footbridge over the line. There is a ticket office with limited opening hours located on platform one. Trains from Broadbottom depart every half hour in each direction on weekdays, and hourly on weekends. There are extra services during peak hours but some evening and peak trains terminate at Glossop.  

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:15 - 13:25
Saturday 06:40 - 14:00
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
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
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorgmpte
Car parking spaces53
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces6
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

To Manchester : From the car park up 1 step into the ticket hall, through the ticket hall and down a step onto the platform, or level access through a 3.4ft wide gate to the left of the ticket hall. Turn left and walk 11 paces to the footbridge, up 23 steps, across the footbridge (16 paces), down 22 steps onto the platform. Exit also available to Moss Lane through a 3ft wide gate, down 3 steps, along a ramp (15 paces, 1:6 slope) and up 25 steps. To Glossop : From the car park up 1 step into the ticket hall, through the ticket hall and down a step onto the platform or level access through a 3.4ft wide gate to the left of the ticket hall.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Broadbottom

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Broadbottom station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to HadfieldNorthern23:041Late
to GlossopNorthern23:501On time
to Manchester PiccadillyNorthern06:012On time
to HadfieldNorthern06:161On time
to Manchester PiccadillyNorthern06:222Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Manchester PiccadillyNorthern23:041Late
from Manchester PiccadillyNorthern23:501On time
from HadfieldNorthern06:012On time
from Manchester PiccadillyNorthern06:151On time
from HadfieldNorthern06:222Scheduled
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