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Overpool Railway Station serves the centre of Ellesmere Port in Cheshire with regular Merseyrail services on the Wirral Line. Trains from Overpool operate every half-hour throughout the week, including Sundays; these trains run between Ellesmere Port (from platform 1) and Liverpool Central (from platform 2), serving all intermediate stops.  

One of only four stations in the Merseyrail network without full-time staffing, Overpool Station nonetheless has good facilities for customer use. Tickets for travel on the Merseyrail trains may be purchased from the self-service ticket machine installed on the platform; as Merseyrail uses penalty fares, passengers should take care to purchase their tickets before boarding. Both platforms have sheltered waiting areas with seating, and train running information is provided via digital departure and arrival screens as well as automated announcements. A payphone is provided for customer use, and there is a post office nearby. There is ramped access to both platforms.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
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
Information Systems
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
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 accessPart of station
Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

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

Departures and arrivals from Overpool

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Overpool station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail08:222On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail08:341On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail08:522On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail09:041On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail09:222On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail08:222On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail08:341On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail08:522On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail09:041On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail09:222On time
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