George Stephenson's Birthplace is a truly fascinating place. Run by the National Trust, this is the birthplace of the world-famous railway engineer.


It's simple to reach George Stephenson's Birthplace, in Wylam, by train. Simply hop on a train to Wylam station and then it's just a 12 minute walk away.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit George Stephenson's Birthplace’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: unstaffed
DayOpening Hours
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Wylam are:
  • Prudhoe
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 spaces30
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces8
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes<p><span style="font-family: ;" data-sheets-rawvalue="2 cycle lockers and 6 cycle stand parking spaces">2 cycle lockers and 6 cycle stands</span></p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes
Ramped access to both platforms via level crossing. Step free access from car park to station entrance but Car Park surface is uneven with gravel.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Wylam

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to MiddlesbroughNorthern20:221On time
to CarlisleNorthern20:41Scheduled
to CarlisleNorthern20:41On time
to MiddlesbroughNorthern21:23On time
to CarlisleNorthern21:43On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from HexhamNorthern20:221On time
from ChathillNorthern20:41Scheduled
from NewcastleNorthern20:41On time
from CarlisleNorthern21:23On time
from MorpethNorthern21:43On time

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