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Of the three stations that serve the town West Yorkshire town of Pontefract, Pontefract Monkhill train station is the busiest. The station is situated in the northern part of the town, on the Pontefract Line and Grand Central Line. Northern provides 2 train services per hour each way on the Pontefract Line between Leeds and Knottingley. The fastest journey time to Leeds is 32 minutes and Knottingley is just 6 minutes awayOccasional direct services to London Kings Cross take 2 hours and 9 minutes and are provided by Grand Central.  

Pontefract Monk train station has two platforms with small waiting shelters and benches. There is step free ramp access to platform one via a short incline and the connection between the platforms is a footbridge with stairs. The station is unstaffed and there is no ticket office so journeys need to be purchased in advance or paid for on the train.  

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Departures and arrivals from Pontefract Monkhill

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to LeedsNorthern09:101Scheduled
to LeedsNorthern09:312Scheduled
to LeedsNorthern09:471Scheduled
to LeedsNorthern09:572Scheduled
to LeedsNorthern10:351Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from KnottingleyNorthern09:091Scheduled
from KnottingleyNorthern09:312Scheduled
from KnottingleyNorthern09:461Scheduled
from KnottingleyNorthern09:572Scheduled
from KnottingleyNorthern10:341Scheduled
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