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Fairbourne train station was built in 1865, it was closed shortly after, but was then reopened in 1899 and given its current name. The village of Fairbourne, Gwynedd, Wales sits on the coast. Fairbourne beach is a stretch of two miles with a mix of shingles and sand it has a beautiful backdrop of Snowdonia National Park. The train station is unstaffed there is not a ticket office or ticket machines available at Fairbourne. Facilities at this station are limited passengers can check train times via the departure screens and arrival screens, announcements are also made at this station.

You can head to the town of Barmouth from Fairbourne station the fastest journey taking 10 minutes. Machynlleth is also easily accessible from the station taking just over 50 minutes to arrive via train. There is also the option to head to Birmingham International train station from Fairbourne with the quickest journey taking 3 hours and 40 minutes.  

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: There is no ticket office at Fairbourne station, ticket machines are available to purchase or collect tickets from. You can also buy tickets in advance online here.
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelThere is no staff at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number03333 211 202
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Access to the platform is via a short ramp with a moderate gradient.
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Find WiFi Hotspots around Fairbourne station.
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Assistance is provided by the Conductor on the train.
Customer Service notes
Contact our Customer Relations team directly at https://tfwrail.wales/contact-us
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark operatorLocal Authority
Car parking spaces10
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Fairbourne station has neither a taxi rank nor a cab office. Advance booking is essential. Consider using the following local operator or alternative station:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

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Departures and arrivals from Fairbourne

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Fairbourne station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales05:531On time
to Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales06:531On time
to Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales07:321On time
to Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales07:571On time
to Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales09:001Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from PwllheliTransport for Wales05:531On time
from PwllheliTransport for Wales06:531On time
from PwllheliTransport for Wales07:321On time
from PwllheliTransport for Wales07:571On time
from PwllheliTransport for Wales09:001Scheduled
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