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Workington train station sits on the Cumbrian Coast Line between Flimby and Harrington. The station sits in the town of Workington and services are available to Whitehaven and Carlisle. All services and operations at the station are managed by Northern. An hourly service is available from platform 2 from Monday through to Sunday the fastest journey time for this route is 47 minutes. The Georgian town of Whitehaven is less than a 20-minute journey from Workington train station stops on this route include Harrington and Parton.  

The station itself has two platforms connected via a footbridge. Passengers have access to seating and a waiting room when awaiting their train service. A ticket office is open from Monday through to Sunday for passengers to purchase train tickets. A station car park is located at the front of the station building for passengers travelling from Workington, but please be aware there is a charge for using this facility. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 19:45
Saturday 06:00 - 19:45
Sunday 12:30 - 18:30
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
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
Carpark operatorNorthern Rail
Car parking spaces6
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces20
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level access to both platforms only with staff assistance during staffing hours. Otherwise short flight of steps onto Barrow platform with stepped footbridge onto Carlisle platform.

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

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Departures and arrivals from Workington

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Workington station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to CarlisleNorthern05:52Scheduled
to Barrow-in-FurnessNorthern05:58On time
to Barrow-in-FurnessNorthern06:44Scheduled
to CarlisleNorthern06:48Scheduled
to Barrow-in-FurnessNorthern07:11Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from MaryportNorthern05:57On time
from CarlisleNorthern06:42Scheduled
from WhitehavenNorthern06:46Scheduled
from CarlisleNorthern07:09Scheduled
from Barrow-in-FurnessNorthern07:40Scheduled
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