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Trains first came to Lancashire's Poulton-le-Fylde, mainly just known as Poulton, in the 1840s. The station played an important part in the early development of nearby Blackpool as a tourist resort as, for a few years before the line was extended to Blackpool, passengers would get the train to Poulton and then travel on to the seaside by horse-drawn vehicles. The station that stands today is the second to serve the town, opened in 1896 when there was a change to the track layout. As you come out of the station, you're right on Breck Road, where you'll find the start of the main shopping area as well as cafes, pubs and restaurants. Turning right down Ball Street, there's the historic marketplace with a long-standing market every Monday and farmers market once a month, and a little further on is the Teanlowe Shopping Centre.

Station details & facilities

Poulton-le-Fylde station entance is on the Breck Road bridge, above the platforms. A free car park is through a gate to the left of the entrance, and cycle racks and taxis are outside the ticket hall. From the ticket hall, with counter and lift (only operational during staffing hours), stairs lead to the platforms with toilets and waiting room. Trains for Blackpool North depart from platform 1 and trains for Manchester, Liverpool and York depart from platform 2.

Departures and arrivals from Poulton-le-Fylde

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Poulton-le-Fylde station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Wigan North WesternNorthern22:122On time
to Wigan North WesternNorthern22:171On time
to Wigan North WesternNorthern22:282On time
to Wigan North WesternNorthern22:37Scheduled
to Wigan North WesternNorthern23:172On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Blackpool NorthNorthern22:112On time
from Blackpool NorthNorthern22:161On time
from Blackpool NorthNorthern22:282On time
from Blackpool NorthNorthern22:37Scheduled
from Blackpool NorthNorthern23:162On time
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