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Oxenholme Lake District train station, also known simply as Oxenholme, serves the village of Oxenholme near Kendal in Cumbria with regular Avanti West Coast services. An important junction on the West Coast Main Line, trains from Oxenholme Lake District frequently run to London, Glasgow, and Edinburgh, providing connections with the Windermere Branch. London-bound trains run every two hours, direct or via Birmingham, while trains to Scotland run every hour. Occasional TransPennine Express services run between Manchester Airport and Glasgow or Edinburgh.

Owing to its vital position as a connecting point between Main Line and Windermere Branch services, Oxenholme Lake District station is popular with cross-country travellers and tourists alike. Facilities available for customer use include a fully staffed ticket office open until mid-evening, a self-service ticket machine that provides the full range of fares, and comfortable waiting rooms with seating on both platforms. Amenities include a post box, coffee kiosks, refreshment facilities, toilets and cycle racks. Digital departure screens and automated announcements provide regular train-running information. There's step-free access throughout the station.

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Oxenholme Lake District station.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 05:45:00 until 19:00:00
  • Saturday open from 05:45:00 until 19:00:00
  • Sunday open from 10:45:00 until 20:15:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Access to platforms 2 & 3 is via a steep ramp and station subway. Staff are available to assist.
Toilets notesThe National key toilets are located on Platform 1; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customers are encouraged to approach a member of station staff for any customer information enquiry.
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAvanti West Coast
Car parking spaces92
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces94
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platforms 1 & 2
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is not available at the station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Oxenholme Lake District station is served by a taxi rank or a cab office. Check availability before travelling, and pre-book if necessary. Consider using the following local operators or alternative station:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

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Departures and arrivals from Oxenholme Lake District

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Oxenholme Lake District station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Manchester AirportTransPennine Express07:08Scheduled
to Manchester AirportAvanti West Coast07:271Late
to Manchester AirportNorthern07:293On time
to Manchester AirportTransPennine Express07:342On time
to Manchester AirportTransPennine Express08:131On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Edinburgh (Waverley)Northern07:013On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)TransPennine Express07:07Scheduled
from Edinburgh (Waverley)Avanti West Coast07:251Late
from Edinburgh (Waverley)TransPennine Express07:332On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)TransPennine Express08:121On time
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