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Located about 15 miles northeast of Leicester, Melton Mowbray is a pretty riverside town most famous for food - it's synonymous with pork pies, and is a major producer of traditional Stilton cheese. The station provides services to London, Birmingham and Stansted Airport, and it forms a loose border between the town centre to the north and the residential areas to the south. Shopping and entertainment are focused around the part-pedestrianised High Street and the busy thoroughfares of Burton Street and Leicester Street. On the latter, you'll find Melton's market square where the town has been hosting street markets for over a millennium, and they still take place on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Other sights include a fine Art Deco cinema on King Street, the 15th-century Anne of Cleves house - now a popular pub - and the grand St Mary's church, parts of which date back to Norman times. They're all a few minutes' walk north of the station.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: None
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:00 - 13:40
Saturday 07:00 - 13:40
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Nearest station with more facilities

Please use Leicester station as nearest station for any assistance required

ToiletsUnavailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces64
Carpark charges
Annual£467.00
Daily£3.50
Monthly£49.00
Six Monthly£n/a
Three Monthly£139.00
Weekly£15.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces6
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level to Peterborough bound platforms only. Footbridge or barrow crossing only to Leicester bound platform.

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

Taxi number displayed on useful information poster

The station is just off Burton Street, with an access road next to the wonderfully named Mucky Lane. The concourse has a staffed ticket desk and leads onto platform 1 (towards London and Stansted Airport), with an additional side entrance providing direct access to the platform. Access to platform 2 (towards Birmingham) is via a footbridge outside the ticket hall - there is currently no step-free access to this platform. There is a small bike rack next to the footbridge.

Departures and arrivals from Melton Mowbray

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Melton Mowbray station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Birmingham New StreetCrossCountry07:322On time
to Stansted AirportCrossCountry07:341On time
to Birmingham New StreetCrossCountry08:322On time
to CambridgeCrossCountry08:341On time
to DerbyEast Midlands Railway10:01On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from CambridgeCrossCountry07:322On time
from Birmingham New StreetCrossCountry07:341On time
from Stansted AirportCrossCountry08:322On time
from Birmingham New StreetCrossCountry08:341On time
from CorbyEast Midlands Railway09:59On time
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