You can easily reach Dean Castle Country Park by train. The nearest station is Kilmarnock, which is served by ScotRail. Once you exit Kilmarnock, simply It's about a 24-minute walk from the station to the park, or you can hop on a bus on Dunlop Street to Castle Drive (around 7 stops), then cross the road to reach the park in round 17 minutes.

Escape to Dean Castle Country Park to enjoy over 200 acres of unspoilt countryside. Walk or hike your way around the park, and make sure you find a shaded spot to enjoy a picnic!

Visit the Dean Castle Country Park website for opening information.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:30 - 23:35
Saturday 06:30 - 23:35
Sunday 10:15 - 23:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee kiosk
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces101
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces25
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level to platforms 1, 2& 3 from car park - stairs up to platform 4. No wheelchair access to platform 4 (southbound)

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

Departures and arrivals from Kilmarnock

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to Glasgow CentralScotRail12:272On time
to Glasgow CentralScotRail12:593On time
to StranraerScotRail13:031On time
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to CarlisleScotRail13:514On time
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from Glasgow CentralScotRail12:512On time
from StranraerScotRail12:541On time
from CarlisleScotRail12:553On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail13:213On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail13:514On time

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