Heading to Brighouse soon? Whether you're commuting home after work or simply visiting for a day out, you'll find a range of useful facilities at the station to make your trip stress-free.
Grand Central trains will get you to your destination in comfort, so you can arrive rested and ready to tackle your plans. With handy connections to and from , you can get across Yorkshire and beyond with ease. What's more, budget-friendly train fares and top-notch onboard services ensure you get the most out of your journey.
Find out more about travelling to and from by reading our detailed guide below. It includes information on the facilities, opening times, accessibility as well as ticket bookings.
Where is Brighouse station?
Sitting along both the Calder Valley line and Huddersfield line from Leeds, is well-placed to take commuters and tourists towards major cities across the UK. These include Leeds, Manchester and London.
The station couldn’t be better placed either; it's straightforward to get to and from. You'll find just a short walk from the town centre, which has everything from shopping to rock climbing. has a bus too, so you can get in and around town with ease once you arrive.
Where do I catch my train?
With just two platforms at Brighouse train station, it shouldn't be too complicated to find the right one for your train. We recommended checking the live departure times to find out which platform your train will be on.
Platform one can be accessed from Huddersfield Road and platform two from Railway Street or Gooder Lane.
Does Pontefract Monkhill train station have a car park?
There is a car park located right next to the station's entrance. This is just off Monkhill Lane and has free spaces available. So, whether you're away for a couple of hours or a few days, you'll have a place to store your car without breaking the bank. You can also cycle to this station and leave your bike in the sheltered stands, which have six available spaces.
Which services and facilities are available at Pontefract Monkhill station?
Brighouse Train Station
Ticket office opening hours:
- NO Waiting room
- YES Ticket machine
- NO Toilet
- NO Impaired Access Staff
Trains to Brighouse Station run along West Yorkshire’s Calder Valley Line as well as the Huddersfield Line running west from Leeds. The station connects travellers to a number of major cities in the North such as Bradford, Leeds and Manchester and also runs daily services to London King’s Cross in under 3 hours.
- Accessible Public Telephones No
- Accessible Taxis No
- First Class Lounge No
- Help Points YES Yes
- Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter No
- Impared Access Staff No
- Impared Access Ticket Gate No
- Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines YES Yes
- Induction Loop No
- Impaired Mobility Set Down YES Yes
- National Key Toilets No
- Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
- Wheel chairs Available No
- Impaired Access Helpline Hours Monday - Sunday - open 24h
You can pre arrange an accessible taxi by calling customer experience Tel: 08002006060
- Customer Help Point Located on platforms 1 and 2
- Helpline YES Yes
Helpline Contact Details
0800 138 5560 text relay 18001 0800 138 5560
- Helpline Contact URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
- Impared Mobility Set Down Step free access from the car park to the station entrance
- Nearest Stations with Facilities HFX
Step Free Access
- Category B Station
To find our more about travelling around this station, please see the 360 map click here
Coverage: whole Station
- Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
- Metro: Availability No
- Metro: Note WYPTE 0113 245 7676
- Station Hours
- Toilets No
- Baby Change No
Car Parking Details
Phone number: 0800 200 6060
Operator Name: Northern
Name: Station Car Park
Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
Monday - Friday - open 24h
Saturday - open 24h
Sunday - open 24h
- Car Parking Details Email: email@example.com
- Rail Replacement Services Rail replacement will pick up/drop off on Railway Street opposite the Station entrance
- Tourist Information Office No
- Waiting Room No
Dining and Shopping
- Dining & Shopping: Shops No
- Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet No
- Availability YES Yes
- Closed Circuit TV No
- Location Platform 2
- Sheltered no
- Spaces 3
- Type Lockers
- Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
- Bus Service: Note Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here (http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/posters/BGH.pdf)
- Left Luggage: Available No
- Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Alternative Station Code
- National Location Code BGH
- Sixteen Character Name BRIGHOUSE
Ticketing Services & Information
- Pre-Purchase Collection YES Yes
Smartcard Issued: Yes
Smartcard Validator: No
More information at www.northernrailway.co.uk/smart
- Oyster Pre-Pay No
- Ticket Machine YES Yes
- Penalty Fares NT
- Baby Change No
- Post Box No
- ATM No
- Bureau De Change No
- Lost Property YES Yes
- Shops No
- Seated Area No
- Station Buffet No
- Showers No
- Trolley No
- Wifi No
- Waiting Room No
Phone number: 08002006060
- Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
- Lost Property Number 8002006060
- Staffing Level No
Station Location & Directions
- Longitude -1.779439708
- Latitude 53.69821366
- Availability No
Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
- Station Amenities: Telephone No
- Web Kiosk: Available No
- Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around Brighouse station
- Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
Travelling from Brighouse with Grand Central
What facilities are available on Grand Central trains?
We want passengers to sit back and relax on board. That's why we have a wide range of services on our Brighouse trains. Find a snack or refreshment using our onboard menu or take advantage of our free Wi-Fi to save some data as you swipe away throughout your journey.
You can also ride in First Class or business travel on many of our trains. This gives you extra legroom and allows you to travel in comfort and style. What's more, you'll get a complimentary hot drink to enjoy too.
How do I find and book Grand Central trains at Brighouse rail station?
Using our journey planner is the easiest way to locate Grand Central trains to and from Brighouse. Keep an eye out for the logo when searching for our trains.
When you've found the Grand Central service for you, select a departure time and fare that suits you. You'll then be asked how you would like to receive your tickets. The options are email, post or collection from Brighouse station's ticket machines.
Your next step is to choose where you'll be sitting on board. If you book an Advance ticket, you'll have a seat allocated to you completely free of charge. With Anytime tickets, however, you can choose to reserve a seat if you wish.
Finally, click continue and review your journey. If you're happy with how it all looks then you'll be able to checkout and secure your tickets for Brighouse train station.
Brighouse train station FAQs
How often do trains run from Brighouse station?
You can expect many trains to pass through Brighouse station every hour with it being located along the Calder Valley and Huddersfield lines. These trains are travelling to locations across Yorkshire, the North West and London.
Looking at our train timetable is the easiest way to find out more about when and where the trains from Brighouse station are heading to.
How accessible is Brighouse train station?
Brighouse station is a Category B Station. This means it has ramped access to both platforms as well as step-free access from the car park. You can also check out a 360 map of the station to familiarise yourself with it ahead of arrival.
Those needing a wheelchair-friendly taxi can ring ahead and book one by calling our customer experience team on 0800 200 6060.
Should you need any help on the day, we have a customer help point on both platforms and you can also ring our helpline on 0800 138 5560 or text relay at 18001 0800 138 5560. The helpline operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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