The nearest train station to the National Centre for Craft and Design is Sleaford, which is served by East Midlands Railway services throughout the day. It's 5 minutes to the National Centre for Craft and Design on foot. The Centre is less than half a mile east of the station, just across the canal.

The National Centre for Craft and Design is the largest venue in England entirely dedicated to the exhibition, celebration, support, and promotion of national and international contemporary craft and design.

Under one roof, its five gallery spaces showcase up to 20 world-class exhibitions every year from the most innovative, challenging and accomplished artists to new and emerging talent.

The centre's stimulating learning programme inspires people of all ages, skills and interest levels and the adjacent shop is a cultural haven for the latest contemporary handmade products.

Visit the National Centre for Craft and Design website for opening information

This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: None
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 07:00 - 13:30
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces4
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platform 1
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Station access level Easy access to platform 1 (Peterborough/Skegness) bound. Steps and bridge to platforms 2/3 (Lincoln/Nottingham) bound, however at certain times staff can be made available by prior arrangement to assist customers across a foot crossing.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

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Departures and arrivals from Sleaford

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Sleaford station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to NottinghamEast Midlands Railway06:352Scheduled
to LeicesterEast Midlands Railway06:531Scheduled
to SkegnessEast Midlands Railway07:001Scheduled
to LincolnEast Midlands Railway07:431Scheduled
to SkegnessEast Midlands Railway07:501Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from BostonEast Midlands Railway06:342Scheduled
from LincolnEast Midlands Railway06:461Scheduled
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway06:591Scheduled
from LincolnEast Midlands Railway07:371Scheduled
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway07:501Scheduled

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