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Bidston

Bidston

Bidston station
Station Approach
Bidston
Merseyside
CH43 7RF

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Ticket office opening hours:

Saturday - 05:51 to 00:05
Sunday - 08:01 to 00:05

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

Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Accessible Public Telephones YES Yes
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter YES Yes
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines No
    • Induction Loop No
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down No
    • National Key Toilets No
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available No
    • Impaired Access Helpline Hours Monday - Friday - 07:00 to 19:00
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours Saturday - 05:51 to 00:05
      Sunday - 08:01 to 00:05
    • Accessible Taxis

      www.traintaxi.co.uk

    • Booking Office Counter

      All disabled passengers will be offered assistance by station staff

    • Helpline YES Yes
    • Helpline Contact Details 0151 555 1111
    • Helpline Contact URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Step Free Access noPartOfStation
    • Step Free Access Coverage No Part of Station
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Ticket Machine No
    • Penalty Fares
      Train Operator: ME
      Url: http://www.merseyrail.org/about-merseyrail/revenue-protection-policy.aspx
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: Yes
      Smartcard Validator: No

      Walrus cards and local Saveaway only. For more information Click here

  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Saturday - 05:51 to 00:05
      Sunday - 08:01 to 00:05
  • Station Information
    • ATM No
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Post Box No
    • Shops No
    • Seated Area YES Yes
    • Station Buffet No
    • Showers No
    • Trolley No
    • Wifi No
    • Waiting Room YES Yes
    • Lost Property Phone number: 0151 955 2368
    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Customer Service Note 0151 555 1111
    • Information Systems DepartureScreensAnnouncementsArrivalScreens
    • Lost Property Number 0151 955 2368
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 53.40914752
    • Longitude -3.078570263
  • Airport
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note The nearest Airport is Liverpool John Lennon Airport, it is possible to book through Rail/bus tickets from any Merseyrail station. There is no need to buy separate train and bus tickets, simply ask for Liverpool John Lennon Airport when buying your ticket. The 86A or the 80A bus will take you from Liverpool South Parkway station to the airport with a journey time of just 10 mins.
  • Parking
    • Car Parking Details Email: [email protected]
      Phone number: 0151 555 1111

      Operator Name: Merseyrail
      Name: Station Car Park
      Spaces: 19
      Free: true
      Number Accessible Spaces: 1
      Accessible Spaces Note: Parking is free for disabled customers parking in disabled spaces displaying a valid International Blue Badge
      Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
      Cctv: Yes
      Open:
      Saturday - 05:51 to 00:05
      Sunday - 08:01 to 00:05
      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 Bidston station (http://btopenzone.hotspot-directory.com )
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops No
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet Cold drinks vending machine Food vending machine
  • Cycle Storage
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV YES Yes
    • Cycle Hire: Note Bike & Go available at this station. Hire a bike for only £3.80 per 24 hours. More details at www.bikeandgo.co.uk
    • Note

      Apply for Free Secure cycle storage access www.merseyrail.org/cycle 

    • Sheltered YES Yes
    • Spaces 30
    • Type Compound
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note For onward travel information click text-decoration: underline; here (http://www.merseytravel.gov.uk/Pages/Welcome.aspx) or contact the Traveline on 0871 200 2233
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Taxi Information
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note www.traintaxi.co.uk (http://www.traintaxi.co.uk) 
  • Other transportation
    • Cycle Hire YES Yes
    • Rail Replacement Services

      Bidston Station Approch, Birkenhead

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