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Hightown train station sits on the Merseyrail Northern Line between Formby and Hall Road. The station has daily services to Southport and Hunts Cross with stops also available at Liverpool Central.  Four services arrive hourly at the station en route to Southport from Monday through to Saturday, this service on a Sunday requires a change at Formby. Travelling to Hunts Cross from Hightown station will take around 45 minutes, and there are daily services available.  

Both platforms are accessible to wheelchair users. The platforms are connected via a footbridge. Platform 1 has facilities including a waiting room for passengers awaiting their train service, and additional outdoor seating is also provided. On platform 2 there is a shelter available for passengers. A ticket office is open from Monday through to Sunday at the station, and a vending machine can be found within the ticket office. 

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Hightown station.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 05:47 - 00:17
Sunday 08:02 - 00:17
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins only
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Cold drinks vending machine Food vending machine
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Nearest station with more facilities

The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Hightown are:

  • Blundellsands & Crosby
  • Formby
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces44
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Liverpool bound platform
Cycle storage notes<p>Secure cycle parking is available at the station. If you are interested in reserving secure parking further details can be found at  <a href="http://www.merseyrail.org">www.merseyrail.org</a></p> <p><span style="font-family: ;" data-sheets-rawvalue="44 secure spaces">44 secure spaces</span></p>
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Each platform is accessible by the public road, but are linked only by a stepped footbridge.

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

Telephone numbers for taxi companies are displayed at all our stations.

Find station details and facilities information for Hightown. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Hightown station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Departures and arrivals from Hightown

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Hightown station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to SouthportMerseyrail13:202Late
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail13:261On time
to SouthportMerseyrail13:392On time
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail13:461On time
to SouthportMerseyrail13:592On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Hunts CrossMerseyrail13:202Late
from SouthportMerseyrail13:261On time
from Hunts CrossMerseyrail13:392On time
from SouthportMerseyrail13:461On time
from Hunts CrossMerseyrail13:592On time
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