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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.  

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:30 - 11:00
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
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
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNorthern Rail
Car parking spaces14
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole 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 accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Parbold

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Parbold station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern17:57On time
to SouthportNorthern18:06On time
to Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern18:57On time
to SouthportNorthern19:06On time
to Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern19:57On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from SouthportNorthern17:57On time
from Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern18:06On time
from SouthportNorthern18:57On time
from Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern19:06On time
from SouthportNorthern19:57On time
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