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Waterbeach Railway Station serves the village of Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire, with regular Great Northern trains and peak period Greater Anglia trains operating on the Fen Line. Trains from Waterbeach depart typically once an hour for London Kings Cross from platform 1 and King’s Lynn from platform 2, with supplementary trains operating in peak periods for service every half hour. Additionally, in peak periods, Greater Anglia provides trains running to Liverpool Street in London and northbound to Ely and King’s Lynn.  

Waterbeach Railway Station is unstaffed and has only basic amenities. The only permanent structures remaining on the platform are waiting shelters with bench seating. A station car park and cycle storage is provided for customer use, and tickets may be purchased from the self-service machine located at the station. There is step-free access to both platforms, but as the interchange is via level crossing, passengers should exercise caution when crossing between the platforms.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Waterbeach are:
  • Cambridge
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Please phone the Helpline to ensure arrangements are in place on 0800 058 2844.
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces40
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces12
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes
Step free access to both platforms, however this is an unstaffed station and some assistance may be required. Please contact the Helpline on 0800 058 2844.
Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are not available

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Departures and arrivals from Waterbeach

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Waterbeach station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London Kings CrossGreat Northern14:04On time
to ElyGreat Northern14:17Late
to London Kings CrossGreat Northern14:26On time
to Kings LynnGreat Northern14:44On time
to London Kings CrossGreat Northern15:04On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ElyGreat Northern14:04On time
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern14:17Late
from Kings LynnGreat Northern14:26On time
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern14:44On time
from ElyGreat Northern15:04On time
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