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Trains to Parbold

Parbold train station is situated on the Manchester to Southport Line, serving the villages of Parbold and Newburgh with trains operated by Northern. Trains from Parbold train station travel to Southport and Manchester, with fastest direct journey times of 20 minutes and 51 minutes respectively. Services run twice an hour in each direction on weekdays and hourly on Sundays. 

The station opened in 1855, allowing workers to commute from the area. At first, it was named Newburgh. Since then, there have been at least five name changes which have seen the station switch between Newburgh for ParboldParbold for Newburgh, and Parbold. The original signal box and an early stone station building are still in use today. The station has two platforms, which can be accessed by a subway under the line or via separate ramp access from Station Road, which crosses over a level crossing. There is also a ticket hall, staffed part-time, and toilets and shelters on the platforms for waiting passengers.  

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

Station details & facilities

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

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine : False
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    Weekdays06:30 - 11:00
  • 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 :
  • 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 : 14

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 10
  • Sheltered cycle storage :
  • Cycle storage CCTV : False


  • Step-free access : Whole station
  • Step-free access notes : Step free access via 40 metre path from Station Road to Manchester platform and ticket office. Step free access to Southport platform via 20 metre path from Station Road. Access between platforms is via these paths and the road level crossing. A stepped public subway is available when the level crossing is closed. This has 20 steps direct access from the Manchester platform. Access onto trains by means of wheelchair ramp is dependent on the type of train. Contact Travel Assistance Helpline for information.
  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
Trains to Parbold


The Common, WIGAN, WN8 7NU
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:30 - 11:00