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Harlech train station serves the town centre of Harlech in Gwynedd with regular services by Arriva Trains Wales on the Cambrian Coast Line. Trains from Harlech operate once every two hours in both directions, Monday through Saturday. During summer, three Sunday trains serve the station, but only one train each way operates during winter. Many southbound trains from Harlech continue past Shrewsbury to Birmingham stations, while northbound trains continue to Porthmadog and Pwllheli.

A particularly popular station for commuters, including schoolchildren, Harlech train station is outfitted with modern waiting shelters and bench seating on both platforms. Passengers travelling from Harlech may use the station’s cycle storage lockers and car park but should take care to purchase tickets in advance or on the train, as the station itself does not have ticketing provisions. Train-running information is provided via departure and arrival screens and automated announcements on the station PA system. Both platforms are accessed via steps and steep ramp, making it not suitable for wheelchair users.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: There is no ticket office at Harlech 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/
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
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The station is not suitable for wheelchair users. The access ramp to Platform 1 (to Barmouth) is steeper than 1:20. Platform 2 (to Pwllheli) is accessed via a stepped footbridge or via a foot crossing which has rough boards and no protection. The small car parking area has a rough surface.
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Find WiFi Hotspots around Harlech station.
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
No platform staff available. 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 nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorTransport for Wales
Car parking spaces5
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
at the Pwllheli end of each platform
Cycle storage notesThere are lockers available.
Step-free accessStep free access is not available at the 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

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

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

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Departures and arrivals from Harlech

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Harlech station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to PwllheliTransport for Wales16:282On time
to PwllheliTransport for Wales16:291On time
to PwllheliTransport for Wales18:301On time
to PwllheliTransport for Wales18:332On time
to PwllheliTransport for Wales20:302On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales16:261On time
from Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales16:282Late
from Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales18:252On time
from Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales18:301On time
from Birmingham InternationalTransport for Wales20:302On time
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