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Trains to Knottingley

Just on the border between West and North Yorkshire, Knottingley Railway Station sees regular Northern trains serving the town of Knottingley on the Pontefract Line. Trains from Knottingley operate on an hourly schedule both directions, to Leeds and Wakefield Kirkgate via Pontefract Monkhill as well as a limited number of services to Goole. On Sundays, trains run every two hours as far as Leeds, where they terminate. Additionally, due to the station’s positioning at the edge of West Yorkshire, many services on the Pontefract Line terminate at Knottingley.   

Like many stations on the Pontefract Line, Knottingley’s original railway buildings have long been demolished and now has reduced but decent facilities. Standard waiting shelters with bench seating provide comfort for customers on each platform, and train running information is provided via digital display screens, timetable posters, and customer help points. There is step-free access to platform 2 from the car park; platform 1 is accessed by steps only. 

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

Station details & facilities

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

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine : False
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours : unstaffed
    DayOpening Hours
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available : False
  • Lost Property phone number : 0333 222 0125


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones : False
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Customer help points : False


  • CCTV :



  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Station Car Park
  • Carpark operator : Northern Rail
  • Car parking spaces : 25

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 8
  • Sheltered cycle storage :
  • Cycle storage CCTV :


  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes : Station is unstaffed. No access for wheelchair bound customers as the access to the platforms is via steps.
  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
Trains to Knottingley


Knottingley Railway Station, Hilltop, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 8ED
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours

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