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Westenhanger Railway Station serves the villages of Westenhanger and Stanford in Kent with regular Southeastern trains operating on the South Eastern Main Line. In typical off-peak hours, trains from Westenhanger run once an hour in both directions, to London Charing Cross via Tonbridge from platform 1 and Dover Priory from platform 2. Due to the station’s location, it also serves nearby Folkestone Racecourse following the closure of the racecourse station in the 1960s.  

Westenhanger Station is unmanned; ticketing provisions at the station are limited to a permit-to-travel machine located on the London-bound platform. The station building, once derelict, has been restored and is now in private use. Waiting shelters with bench seating and dedicated help points are installed on both of the staggered platforms. There is step-free access to platform 1 for London only; platform 2 is accessed only via stairs down. Passengers for southbound accessible services should travel from Ashford International or Folkestone Central instead. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysClosed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities

The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Westenhanger are:

  • Folkestone
ToiletsUnavailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorSoutheastern
Car parking spaces15
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Wheelchair access platform 1 only. Nearest alternative stations Ashford International or Folkestone Central.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are not available

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Departures and arrivals from Westenhanger

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Westenhanger station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to RamsgateSoutheastern19:122On time
to London Charing CrossSoutheastern19:211On time
to RamsgateSoutheastern20:132On time
to London Charing CrossSoutheastern20:211On time
to RamsgateSoutheastern21:132On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London Charing CrossSoutheastern19:122On time
from RamsgateSoutheastern19:211On time
from London Charing CrossSoutheastern20:132On time
from RamsgateSoutheastern20:211On time
from London Charing CrossSoutheastern21:132On time
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