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Serving the Moses Gate suburb of Farnworth, Moses Gate Railway Station sees frequent Northern trains operating local services only throughout Bolton and Greater Manchester on the Manchester-Preston Line. During the week and on Saturday daytimes, trains from Moses Gate depart hourly with northbound services to Wigan Wallgate from platform 2 and southbound to Manchester Victoria from platform 1. As the line largely serves commuters, no trains continue to Manchester in the evenings. On Sundays, no services run. 

Once a vital stop for local trains, today Moses Gate is largely quiet and has only basic facilities for customer use. As there are no ticketing provisions present at Moses Gate Station, tickets must be purchased ahead of time or on board from a guard. A waiting shelter with bench seating is installed on each of the platforms, and there is a payphone on platform 1. There is step-free access via ramp to each platform from the road. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes
Station not currently DDA Compliant
Please contact Tel: 0808 1561606 for further assistance
Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Moses Gate

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Moses Gate station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Wigan North WesternNorthern06:122Scheduled
to StalybridgeNorthern06:291Scheduled
to Wigan North WesternNorthern07:092Scheduled
to StalybridgeNorthern07:281Scheduled
to SouthportNorthern08:092Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Manchester VictoriaNorthern06:122Scheduled
from Wigan WallgateNorthern06:291Scheduled
from StalybridgeNorthern07:092Scheduled
from SouthportNorthern07:281Scheduled
from StalybridgeNorthern08:092Scheduled
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