Hoghton Tower is a historic house and gardens in wonderful surroundings. From William the Conqueror through to modern times the Tower has witnessed the lives of the de Hoghton family and welcomed many famous visitors. It is said that some of these people still make their spectral presence felt on occasions around the house. Friendly guides will lead you through history at Hoghton Tower. There are a tea room and dolls house collection too.


It's easy to reach Hoghton Tower in Chorley, by train. Simply hop on a train to Pleasington station - then it's a 25-minute walk through the fields from the station.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Hoghton Tower’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: There is no ticket office at Pleasington station, ticket machines are available to purchase or collect tickets from. You can also buy tickets in advance online here.
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThere is no staff at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Preston platform : Level access from Pleasington Road down a 40 metre ramp with handrail. Blackburn platform : level access from Pleasington Road down a 25 metre steep rand with handrail. Access onto trains by means of wheelchair ramp is dependent on the type of train. Contact Travel Assistance Helpline for information.
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNorthern
Car parking spaces5
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are not available at this station, please see below for more information on the nearest station
Accessible taxis notes

Pleasington station has neither a taxi rank nor a cab office. Consider using the following alternative station: Blackburn station.

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Pleasington

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to ColneNorthern16:141On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern17:022On time
to ColneNorthern17:141On time
to BlackburnNorthern17:311On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern18:022On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Preston (Lancs)Northern16:141On time
from ColneNorthern17:022On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern17:141On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern17:311On time
from ColneNorthern18:022On time

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