Stokesay Castle is a truly fascinating castle steeped in history and loads for all ages to do.


It's simple to reach Stokesay Castle, in Craven Arms, by train. Simply hop on a train to Craven Arms station and then it's just a 25-minute walk away.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Stokesay Castle’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: There is no ticket office at Craven Arms 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 Website
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number03333 211 202
Lost Property Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Platform 1 (to Shrewsbury) is accessible via ramp from Ash Close. Platform 2 (to Hereford) is accessible from the car park. A footbridge connects both platforms.
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
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Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Help provided by on train staff.
Customer Service notes
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Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces20
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces8
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
on Platform 1
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

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

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Craven Arms

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Craven Arms station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to HolyheadTransport for Wales10:581On time
to CarmarthenTransport for Wales11:062Late
to Manchester PiccadillyTransport for Wales11:311On time
to Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales11:362On time
to Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales11:36Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales10:581On time
from Manchester PiccadillyTransport for Wales11:052Late
from Milford HavenTransport for Wales11:301On time
from HolyheadTransport for Wales11:362On time
from ChesterTransport for Wales11:36Scheduled

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