It's simple to reach Minnis Bay, in Kent, by train. Simply hop on a train to Birchington-on-Sea station and then it's just a 10-15 minute walk through the town's streets.


Minnis Bay in Kent is outside the usual consideration list as it's a bit further - so a bit quieter too.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 05:45:00 until 12:25:00
  • Saturday open from 06:45:00 until 13:25:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
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
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number0345 322 7021
Lost Property Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
This station has a degree of step-free access to the platform, which may be in both directions or in one direction only - please check details - Step free access to platform 1 for services towards London via main entrance or side entrance ramp. Step free access to platform 2 for services towards Margate via side entrance path from Lyell Road. Step free interchange via road and steep paths in excess of 250 metres. Stepped interchange within station via footbridge.
Toilets notesBooking Hall - Available during staffing hours
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
*Helpline closed on Christmas Day This station is not continuously staffed please see staffing times for details of when staff Assistance is available.
Customer Service notes
0345 322 7021
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorSaba Park Solutions UK Limited
Car parking spaces28
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
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

Birchington-on-sea station is served by a taxi rank or a cab office. Check availability before travelling, and pre-book if necessary. Consider using the following local operator or alternative station:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Birchington-on-Sea

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Birchington-on-Sea station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London VictoriaSoutheastern06:111On time
to London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern06:35On time
to RamsgateSoutheastern06:54On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern07:111On time
to London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern07:35On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from RamsgateSoutheastern06:111On time
from RamsgateSoutheastern06:35On time
from FavershamSoutheastern06:54On time
from RamsgateSoutheastern07:111On time
from RamsgateSoutheastern07:35On time

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