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Carlisle Train Station

Carlisle

Carlisle station
Court Square
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA1 1QZ

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Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 05:00 to 20:00
Saturday - 05:00 to 20:00
Sunday - 08:30 to 20:00

  • NO Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Accessible Public Telephones YES Yes
    • Accessible Taxis No
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter YES Yes
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • 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 YES Yes
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
    • Helpline No
    • Step Free Access

      This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform

      Lifts available to platforms via subway. Alternatively there is a ramped footbridge. Staff are available to assist on request.


      Coverage: whole Station
    • Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Toilets Note The National key toilets are located on Platforms 4/6; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Pre-Purchase Collection YES Yes
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Customer Service Note Ticket machines can be found in the booking hall.
    • Penalty Fares TP
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: No
      Smartcard Validator: Yes
      Validators on gates only. Ticket machines and booking office for pre purchased collection and only ticket machines for purchase
  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Monday - Friday - 05:00 to 20:00
      Saturday - 05:00 to 20:00
      Sunday - 08:30 to 20:00
  • Station Information
    • ATM YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Post Box YES Yes
    • Shops YES Yes
    • Seated Area YES Yes
    • Station Buffet YES Yes
    • Showers No
    • Trolley YES Yes
    • Wifi No
    • Waiting Room No
    • Lost Property
      Operator Name: Avanti West Coast Lost Property
    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Information Systems DepartureScreensAnnouncementsArrivalScreens
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 54.89064626
    • Longitude -2.933810228
  • Rental Car
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note Hertz
  • Parking
    • Car Hire: Note Hertz
    • Car Parking Details Parking 1:

      For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay visit the Avanti West Coast website

       

      Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff.



      Address:
      Court Square
      Carlisle
      CA1 1QZ

      Operator Name: Avanti West Coast
      Name: Station Car Park
      Spaces: 160
      Charges:
      Off-peak: N/A
      PerHour: N/A
      Daily: £12.00
      Weekly: N/A
      Monthly: £166.00
      ThreeMonthly: £374.00
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: £1200.00
      Saturday: £5.00
      Sunday: £5.00
      Note:

      For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay visit the Avanti West Coast Website

      Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff.



      Number Accessible Spaces: 7
      Accessible Spaces Note:

      Eco friendly car hire available from this station. Click here for more information.  


      Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
      Cctv: Yes
      Open:
      Monday - Sunday - open 24h
      Url: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

      Parking 2:

       For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay, visit the Avanti West Coast website.

       

      Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff



      Address:
      South George Street
      Carlisle
      Cumbria
      CA2 5AW

      Operator Name: Avanti West Coast
      Name: Station Car Park 2
      Spaces: 79
      Charges:
      Off-peak: N/A
      PerHour: N/A
      Daily: £12.00
      Weekly: N/A
      Monthly: £166.00
      ThreeMonthly: £374.00
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: £1200.00
      Saturday: £5.00
      Sunday: £5.00
      Note:

      For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay, visit the Avanti West Coast website.

      Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff.



      Number Accessible Spaces: 4
      Cctv: Yes
      Open:
      Monday - Sunday - open 24h
      Url: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone YES Yes
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around Carlisle station (http://btopenzone.hotspot-directory.com )
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops YES Yes
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet YES Yes
  • Cycle Storage
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV YES Yes
    • Cycle Hire: Note PeddalpushersLonnings End, Sandy Lonning, Brampton, CA8 1RA
    • Location

      Platform 8.

    • Note

      Space for 16 cycles on Platform 8.

      8 x hoops on platform 8 (2 x cycles per hoop = 16 spaces)

    • Sheltered YES Yes
    • Spaces 16
    • Type Wheel Racks
  • Bus information
    • 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/CAR.pdf)
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Other transportation
    • Cycle Hire YES Yes
    • Rail Replacement Services

      Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station

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