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Farnworth train station is in the Greater Manchester area. Open since 1838, this station has been known by several names, with the current name having been given in 1974. Farnworth train station has a manned ticket office from Monday through to Saturday. There are entry points to both platforms via Cemetery Road the platforms are accessible via ramps, however, they are reported to have a steep gradient leading down to the platform. Both platforms have shelters available for passengers awaiting their train service.

From Farnworth station, there are daily services to Manchester Victoria, Bolton and Wigan Wallgate. Two trains arrive per hour at the station en route to Manchester Victoria, the fastest journey time for this route is approximately 21 minutes. From Platform 2 you can head to Wigan Wallgate. There is an hourly service available from Farnworth and the journey time for this route is approximately 24 minutes. There's no Sunday service available from this station.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:30 - 13:00
Saturday Closed
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
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

To Manchester : Through a 3ft wide gate, along a ramp (51 paces, 1:12 ? 1:17 slope) and onto the platform To Bolton : Through a 3ft wide gate, along a ramp (80 paces, 1:9 slope) to the and onto the platform. Access onto trains by means of wheelchair ramp

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

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Departures and arrivals from Farnworth

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Farnworth station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to SouthportNorthern15:26On time
to Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern15:35On time
to SouthportNorthern16:25On time
to Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern16:35On time
to SouthportNorthern17:26On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern15:26On time
from SouthportNorthern15:34On time
from Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern16:25On time
from SouthportNorthern16:34On time
from Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern17:26On time
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