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A critical interchange between rail branches, Kirkdale Railway Station serves the Kirkdale district of Liverpool with regular Merseyrail services on the Northern Line. Trains from Kirkdale run every fifteen minutes during weekday daytimes, with northbound services from platform 2 running to Kirkby or Ormskirk and southbound services from platform 1 with slightly greater frequency to Liverpool Central. In the evenings and on Sundays, northbound services are half-hourly and trains to Liverpool are quarter-hourly.

Station facilities at Kirkdale are standard for Merseyrail. The station is fully staffed during all hours of operation, and tickets may be purchased from the manned ticket office ahead of travel. Train running information is provided via digital display screens, automated announcements, and timetable poster boards on each platform. Waiting shelters with interior and exterior bench seating are installed for customer use. Both platforms, the booking office, and car park located to the rear of platform 2 are step-free and fully accessible

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 05:42 - 00:19
Sunday 08:04 - 00:19
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 05:42 - 00:19
Sunday 08:04 - 00:19
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorMerseyrail
Car parking spaces2
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes<p>Apply for Free Secure Cycle storage access <a href="http://www.merseyrail.org/cycle">www.merseyrail.org/cycle</a></p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Car park to ticket office is step free. Lifts to both platforms.

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

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

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

Departures and arrivals from Kirkdale

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Kirkdale station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Liverpool CentralMerseyrail11:221On time
to OrmskirkMerseyrail11:292On time
to Liverpool CentralMerseyrail11:371On time
to Kirkby (Merseyside)Merseyrail11:442On time
to Liverpool CentralMerseyrail11:521On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Kirkby (Merseyside)Merseyrail11:221On time
from Liverpool CentralMerseyrail11:292On time
from OrmskirkMerseyrail11:361On time
from Liverpool CentralMerseyrail11:442On time
from Kirkby (Merseyside)Merseyrail11:521On time
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