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Heighington Railway Station serves Aycliffe Business Park in Newton Aycliffe with regular Northern trains operating on the Tees Valley Line. The station has a basic hourly service; trains from Heighington depart once an hour in each direction between Bishop Auckland to Darlington, Middlesbrough, and Saltburn. This portion of the Tees Valley Line is a community railway known as Bishop Line, lying between Bishop Auckland and Darlington. On Sundays, service is two-hourly.  

Managed largely by Northern, Heighington Station is unmanned. There are no ticketing provisions of any kind at Heighington; passengers wishing to travel from Heighington should purchase their tickets prior to travel or on board the train from a guard. Both platforms have fully lit waiting shelters with bench seating. Train running information is provided via digital departure and arrival screens, timetable poster boards, telephone dial-in, and automated announcements on the station PA system. There is step-free access to both platforms via ramp.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: unstaffed
DayOpening Hours
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
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
Station is unstaffed. However no access problems for disabled or wheelchair bound customers as there is level access to the platforms via a level crossing. Step free access from the car park to station entrance
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Heighington

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Heighington station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Bishop AucklandNorthern18:072On time
to SaltburnNorthern18:401On time
to Bishop AucklandNorthern19:072On time
to SaltburnNorthern19:401On time
to Bishop AucklandNorthern20:072On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from SaltburnNorthern18:062On time
from Bishop AucklandNorthern18:401On time
from SaltburnNorthern19:062On time
from Bishop AucklandNorthern19:401On time
from SaltburnNorthern20:062On time
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