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Knaresborough station serves the historic spa town of Knaresborough in North Yorkshire, on the Harrogate Line between Starbeck and Cattell. Opened in 1851, it has seen two major redevelopments, but the most recent was back in 1890 - so there's still plenty of character in the station buildings today. Services run half-hourly Monday to Saturday, heading to Leeds in the west, and to York in the east. The same service operates hourly on Sundays. Knaresborough sees an influx of visitors on the last Saturday of June, when crowds gather for the town's annual Bed Race, which was first staged in the 1966. The Knaresborough Festival of Entertainment and Visual Arts also brings travellers to the town, with a wide array of shows, exhibitions and events held every August. For visitors at any other time of year, the town boasts a small high street with plenty of local independent shops. It's just a few minutes' walk from the station.

Station details & facilities

Knaresborough is accessible via the subway at the front of the station, which leads to platform 1 (towards Leeds) and platform 2 (towards York). The station has no ticket hall, but ticket machines are located at the entrance. Platforms are rather sparse, with some bench seating on both and an additional shelter on platform 1. To reach the high street, exit on the platform 1 side of the station and turn left up Hilton Road.

Departures and arrivals from Knaresborough

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Knaresborough station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
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to YorkNorthern09:512Scheduled
to YorkNorthern10:111Scheduled
to YorkNorthern10:212Scheduled
to YorkNorthern10:411Scheduled
to YorkNorthern10:512Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from YorkNorthern09:512Scheduled
from YorkNorthern10:101Scheduled
from YorkNorthern10:212Scheduled
from YorkNorthern10:512Scheduled
from YorkNorthern11:111Scheduled
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