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Trains to Pontefract Monkhill

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.  

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

Station details & facilities

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

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine : False
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours : unstaffed
    DayOpening Hours
  • 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 : False
  • 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 : 6

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 6
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :


  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes : Station is unstaffed. No access for wheelchair bound customers as the access to the platforms is via stepped footbridge.
  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
Trains to Pontefract Monkhill


Pontefract Monkhill Railway Station, Pontefract, WF8 2NX
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours

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