Lion Salt Works is A surprisingly fascinating museum - despite the rock nature! Educational museum exploring the history of salt production at a restored open-pan salt-making site. Makes a good day out if combined with a circular walk to the Anderton Boat Lift a couple of miles along the canal.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 06:15:00 until 13:30:00
  • Saturday open from 07:15:00 until 14:30:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at specific times. Please check at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Level access to Manchester platform only. Access via stepped footbridge to Chester platform. 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 spaces50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces2
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is not available at the station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Northwich station has neither a taxi rank nor a cab office. Advance booking is essential. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Northwich

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Manchester PiccadillyNorthern06:281Scheduled
to ChesterNorthern07:082Scheduled
to Manchester PiccadillyNorthern07:201Scheduled
to ChesterNorthern08:052Scheduled
to Manchester PiccadillyNorthern08:331Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ChesterNorthern06:271Scheduled
from Manchester PiccadillyNorthern07:072Scheduled
from ChesterNorthern07:201Scheduled
from Manchester PiccadillyNorthern08:042Scheduled
from ChesterNorthern08:321Scheduled

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