Ely Cathedral is a beautiful building — one of Britain's greatest religious buildings to visit.


It's simple to reach Ely Cathedral, in Ely, by train. Simply hop on a train to Ely station and then it's just a 15-minute walk away.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Ely Cathedral’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 20:00
Saturday 06:00 - 20:00
Sunday 08:30 - 18:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATM notes
Located on concourse
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.

Customer Service notes

Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00ÿ
Sunday 10:00-20:00ÿ
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00ÿ

The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park Premium Bay
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd National Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces152
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces216
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes

Platform 1 and forecourt

Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes


Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

Departures and arrivals from Ely

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Ely station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Stansted AirportGreater Anglia11:312On time
to NorwichGreater Anglia11:371On time
to Liverpool Lime StreetEast Midlands Railway11:511On time
to London Kings CrossGreat Northern11:533On time
to Kings LynnGreat Northern11:571On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from NorwichGreater Anglia11:312On time
from Stansted AirportGreater Anglia11:371On time
from NorwichEast Midlands Railway11:461On time
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern11:551On time
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway12:133BOn time

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