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Services and operations at Woodlesford train station are managed by Northern. Woodlesford station sits on the Hallam Line and the Pontefract Line. The station itself is unmanned with services on platform 1 heading towards Leeds and platform 2 services heading to Knottingley. Direct services to Leeds arrive at Woodlesford twice per hour this drops to one service per hour during Sundays. The fastest journey time for this route is 10 minutes. Knottingley is a 27-minute journey away from Woodlesford stops along this route are Castleford, Glasshoughton and Pontefract Monkhill.  

The station has two platforms. There are limited facilities available at Woodlesford passengers travelling from this station will find a shelter on each platform and additional outdoor seating. A ticket machine is available to purchase tickets for travel. A station car park is located next to platform 2 this facility is free for any passengers travelling from Woodlesford train station. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: unstaffed
DayOpening Hours
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces48
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces3
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
on the side concourse of Platform 1
Cycle storage notes<p>Cycle racks available on the side concourse of platform 1.</p>
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

A new footbridge has replaced the old crossing however there are ramps for wheelchair/pushchair access.  Access to the ramp can only be made from the main/car park entrance.

Entrance from the small old ramp (at the top of the road bridge)has steps at the bottom.


Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Woodlesford

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Woodlesford station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to LeedsNorthern06:401On time
to SheffieldNorthern06:412On time
to KnottingleyNorthern07:072On time
to LeedsNorthern07:131On time
to LeedsNorthern07:411On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from KnottingleyNorthern06:401On time
from LeedsNorthern06:412On time
from LeedsNorthern07:072On time
from SheffieldNorthern07:131On time
from KnottingleyNorthern07:411On time
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