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York Train Station

What are York train station's opening hours?

York station opening hours are:

SATURDAY
05:45:00 - 21:00:00
SUNDAY
07:30:00 - 21:30:00
WEEKDAYS
05:30:00 - 21:00:00


Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 06:00 to 20:00
Saturday - 06:00 to 20:00
Sunday - 08:00 to 19:00

York

York station
Station Road
York
North Yorkshire
YO24 1AB

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Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 06:00 to 20:00
Saturday - 06:00 to 20:00
Sunday - 08:00 to 19:00

  • YES Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

The city of York sits halfway between London and Edinburgh and its train station serves as a major transport hub for the North of England. The station contains 11 platforms and provides easy access to local bus and coach stations too. Trains to York run non-stop to and from London King’s Cross in just 2 hours with services also running to cities in the North such as Sunderland, Manchester and Liverpool.

Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours - open 24h
      - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
    • 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 YES Yes
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available YES Yes
    • Accessible Taxis

      No advance booking is required but it will reduce the waiting time for a wheelchair access Taxi

    • Accesible Ticket Machine

      Accessible machines are available on the main concourse

    • Booking Office Counter

      Available during Travel Centre opening times

    • Customer Help Point Located at the front of the Station
    • Helpline No
    • Helpline Contact Details 03457 225 225 or 18001 03457 225 225 (Text relay service)
    • Helpline Contact URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • National Key Toilets The National key toilets are adjacent to Platform 2 and between Platforms 8 and 9; these toilets are operated by a radar key. A radar key is available from station staff.
    • Step Free Access

      This station has step free access to all platforms.

      This station is a category A station according to the Office of Rail and Road station classification system https://www.orr.gov.uk/media/10955.

      Lifts and level access to all platforms. Lift available from station concourse (platform 3) to platforms 5 -11. Customer assistance available 'Call for Aid' button by taxi rank at front of station. No level access to National Rail Museum via platforms 10/11, exit at front of station and around Station Hotel.

      Staff can deploy station ramps at all times when trains are operating through this station to help customers who need step-free access board any train at this station. Where in circumstances beyond our control station staff are not available, on train staff can deploy the on board ramp if necessary.


      Coverage: whole Station
    • Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
    • Staff Help When arriving for booked or turn-up-and-go assistance, the meeting point is the Customer Information Point on the main concourse. Staff are available to provide Passenger Assist at all times that trains are operating for customers who have booked or who travel as turn-up-and-go. Assistance is available both to board/alight trains and also navigating around the station.
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Customer Service Note On main concourse.
    • Penalty Fares TP
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: Yes
      Smartcard Validator: Yes
  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Monday - Friday - 06:00 to 20:00
      Saturday - 06:00 to 20:00
      Sunday - 08:00 to 19:00
  • Subway/transit
    • Metro: Availability No
  • Station Hours
    • Station Hours

      SATURDAY
      05:45:00 - 21:00:00
      SUNDAY
      07:30:00 - 21:30:00
      WEEKDAYS
      05:30:00 - 21:00:00

  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 53.95797924
    • Longitude -1.093176915
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Toilets Note The Ladies toilets are located in the Main Concourse and in the Waiting Room between Platforms 7 and 9. The Gents toilet is adjacent to Platform 2 and between Platforms 8 and 9. The National key toilets are adjacent to Platform 2 and between Platforms 8 and 9; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key. A RADAR key is available from station staff. Toilet opening hours are at all times that the station is open.
  • Rental Car
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note Available from EuropCar on Platform1 or Hertz next to ladies toilets on Platform 3.
  • Parking
    • Car Hire: Note Available from EuropCar on Platform1 or Hertz next to ladies toilets on Platform 3.
    • Car Parking Details Parking 1:

      Operator Name: London North Eastern Railway
      Name: Station Car Park
      Spaces: 604
      Charges:
      Off-peak: £6.75
      PerHour: N/A
      Daily: £17.50
      Weekly: £70.00
      Monthly: N/A
      ThreeMonthly: N/A
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: £1925.00
      Saturday: £6.75
      Sunday: £6.75
      Note:

      Premier Spaces Annual Season Ticket £2625.00. 

      Going away for a long weekend? Park from 10:00 on Friday until 14:00 on Monday for just £12.

      Simply purchase your ticket at the car park on the day.



      Number Accessible Spaces: 6
      Accessible Spaces Note: Parking is chargeable for all vehicles
      Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
      Cctv: No
      Open:
      Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
      Url: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

      Parking 2:

      Operator Name: London North Eastern Railway
      Name: Station Short Stay Car Park
      Spaces: 30
      Charges:
      Off-peak: N/A
      PerHour: £2.00
      Daily: N/A
      Weekly: N/A
      Monthly: N/A
      ThreeMonthly: N/A
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: N/A
      Saturday: N/A
      Sunday: N/A

      Number Accessible Spaces: 6
      Accessible Spaces Note: Parking is chargeable for all vehicles. £2.00 for first hour, then £10.00 per hour.
      Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
      Cctv: No
      Url: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

  • Alternative Station Code
    • National Location Code YRK
    • Sixteen Character Name YORK.
  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone YES Yes
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around York station (http://btwifi.com/find)
  • Other amenities
    • Tourist Information Office No
    • Waiting Room YES Yes
    • Other EVERYDAY
      06:00:00 - 22:00:00
    • Waiting Room Note

      This station has heated waiting rooms available. Seating is available at an accessible height in the waiting room and on platforms

      Waiting Room opening hours are at all times that the station is open

  • Mail and Express Services
    • Post Box: Note Outside the station
  • 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 Available from EuropCar office on Platform 1.
    • Location

      Within station, within car park, and next to the ticket office

    • Note

      80 secure stands.

    • Sheltered YES Yes
    • Spaces 626
    • Type
      Compound
      Stands
      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/YRK.pdf)
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Station Information
    • Lost Property Phone number: 03457 225333
    • 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 YES Yes
    • Waiting Room YES Yes
    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Customer Service Note We welcome your feedback, suggestions and ideas to help us to make changes that can develop and grow our business.
    • Information Systems DepartureScreensAnnouncementsArrivalScreens
    • Lost Property Number 03457 225333
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Other transportation
    • Cycle Hire YES Yes
    • Rail Replacement Services

      Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E outside the Principal Hotel

  • Taxi Information
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note York is a large station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operator who accept bookings: Station Taxis 01904 623 332
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