Birchwood Train Station

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The lifts are out of order between platform 2 and the station entrance / exit at Birchwood station

Birchwood train station (BWD)

Birchwood train station
Dewhurst Road
Load stations
Last updated:
Staffing level Part time
Information systems
  • DepartureScreens
  • Announcements
Ticket office opening times
  • Monday to Saturday: 06:10 - 22:00
  • Sunday: 08:10 - 22:00
Pre-purchase collection Yes
Ticket machine Yes
Oyster cards issued here No
Use Oyster cards here No
Smartcards issued here Yes
Top up Smartcards here Yes
Validate Smartcards here No
Smartcards information

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Penalty fares Applicable Operators: TP
Customer service information


Left luggage No
Left luggage contact details


Lost property opening times
  • Monday to Sunday: 07:00 - 22:00


Open 0700-2200 7 days per week

Lost property contact details

Telephone: 08002006060


Seated area available
Waiting room opening times


Closed until further notice

Station buffet available No
Toilets available Yes
Toilets information

These toilets are available during booking office opening hours

Baby changing facilities available No
Showers Unknown
Telephones available No
Wifi available No
Wifi information

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Bureau de change available Unknown
Shops available Yes
Shops information

News agent

Helpline information

We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance - now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here .

Helpline contact details


0800 138 5560 text relay 18001 0800 138 5560


Staff help opening times
  • Monday to Saturday: 06:10 - 22:00
  • Sunday: 08:10 - 22:00
Induction loop available Yes
Accessible ticket machines available Yes
Accessible booking office counter available
Ramp for train access available
National Key toilets available No
Step free access coverage Partial station
Step free access information
  • Category B Station
  • Scooter Friendly Station
  • Step free access to ticket hall and platform 1. Lift and Stepped footbridge to platform 2. Note Lifts available from first to last train.

To find our more about travelling around this station, please see the 360 map click here

Ticket gates exist
Impaired mobility set down available No
Impaired mobility set down information

No designated area is provided. The station front may be used for set down purposes.

Cycle storage available Yes
Cycle storage number of spaces 20
Cycle storage sheltered Yes
Cycle storage CCTV Yes
Cycle storage location

Platform 1

Cycle storage types
  • Stands
  • Racks
Car park 1 operator Warrington Borough Council
Car park 1 contact details


Rail replacement information

Rail replacement bus services call outside the station entrance.

Taxi rank information

The nearest taxi rank is on Dewhurst Road adjacent to the station.

Bus services information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Cycle hire information

Not available at this station.