Built in 1852, Grantham station lies to the west of this market town in the south-west of Lincolnshire. Situated on the East Coast Main Line, it connects passengers direct to London Kings Cross in just over an hour and Newcastle in two hours. It's also a hub for direct services to Nottingham, Leeds, Manchester, Hull and Norwich.
Grantham's town centre is around a ten-minute walk from the station, where you'll find a wide range of high-street and independent shops, bars and restaurants, riverside walks and parks, and the impressive Victorian Gothic Guildhall Arts Centre on St Peter's Hill, with a statue of the area's most famous son outside - Sir Isaac Newton. Nearby attractions include the romantic 19th-century Belvoir Castle (7 miles), the Restoration country residence Belton House set in a landscaped park and formal gardens (5 miles) and Newton's 17th-century family home, Woolsthorpe Manor.
Grantham train station is mainly served by LNER and EMR trains. Thanks to frequent and direct LNER services, you can easily get to Grantham from London Kings Cross in 1h 31m, from York in 1h and from Harrogate in 1h 51m. EMR trains connect Grantham to Liverpool, Skegness and Nottingham.
Want to know when your next train from/to Grantham station departs? Scroll down this page and click on the ‘Departures’ tab if you want to check all trains departing from Grantham railway station or click on the ‘Arrivals’ tab for more information about all services arriving into Grantham.
Grantham station has four platforms and one entrance on Station Road. Express trains to London Kings Cross via Peterborough and Stevenage depart from platform 1, and services to the north of England and Edinburgh depart from platform 2. Platform 4 is for trains to Nottingham. Inside there's a cafe, and all other amenities are on platform 1. Access between platforms is via stairs or lifts and a footbridge. Outside you can find three car parks, a taxi rank and a drop-off point.
Grantham train station has three car parks: Car Parks 1 and 2 offer pay and display payment by cash or card, whereas Car Park 3 provides pay by phone service only. All car parks are right next to the station, which means you can drive up, pay and get to Grantham station as smoothly as possible.
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Grantham station is open every day that services are running to and from the station. The station usually opens just before the first train of the day leaves and then closes after the last train departs. Ticket office opening hours may vary.
Trains arrive into and depart from Grantham station almost every day, although there may be fewer services during the weekends and bank holidays. Check our live train times for up-to-date information on trains running to and from Grantham.
Yes, there are toilets available to use at Grantham station.
Yes, dogs are allowed at Grantham station, but they should be kept on a lead or in a pet carrier at all times.
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|from London Kings Cross||East Midlands Railway||22:53||4||On time|
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