Stockport (SPT)

Stockport station
Grand Central Way
Load stations
Last updated:
Staffing level Full time
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Ticket office information

Ticket machines can be found on the station concourse and at the Edgley entrance

Ticket office opening times
  • Monday to Friday: 05:10 - 20:30
  • Saturday: 06:30 - 19:30
  • Sunday: 08:00 - 19:30
Pre-purchase collection Yes
Ticket machine Yes
Oyster cards issued here No
Use Oyster cards here No
Smartcards issued here No
Top up Smartcards here Yes
Validate Smartcards here Yes
Smartcards information

Validators on gates only. Ticket machines and booking office for pre purchased collection and only ticket machines for purchase

Penalty fares Applicable Operators: VT
Customer service information

Customers are encouraged to approach a member of station staff with any customer information enquiry.

Left luggage No
Left luggage contact details


Lost property contact details


Seated area available
Waiting room information

Waiting rooms on platform 2, platform 3 & platform 0

Trolleys available
Station buffet available Yes
Station buffet information

Starbucks on Platform 2, L.K. Gourmet on the concourse and Pumpkin on Platform 3/4

Toilets available Yes
Toilets information

The accessible toilets are located on Platforms 2 and Platform 3/4. The National key toilets are located on Platform 3/4; these toilets are operated by a radar key.

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

Find WiFi Hotspots around Stockport station

Post box available Yes
Post box information

On the stairwell platform 1 and 2 and on the stairwell platform 3 and 4

ATM available Yes
ATM information

At the front of the station.

Bureau de change available Unknown
Shops available Yes
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


08000 158 123 (08000 158 124 Textphone)


Staff help information

Monday to Friday 0450-0215, Saturday 0450-0030 and Sunday 0700-0130

Staff help opening times
  • Monday to Saturday: 04:50 - 01:15
  • Sunday: 07:00 - 01:30
  • Monday to Friday: 05:00 - 01:15
  • Saturday: 05:00 - 00:30
Induction loop available Yes
Accessible ticket machines available Yes
Accessible booking office counter available
Ramp for train access available
Accessible taxis information
National Key toilets available Yes
Step free access coverage Whole station
Step free access information

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

Lifts are available to all platforms via the station subway

Ticket gates exist
Impaired mobility set down available Yes
Cycle storage available Yes
Cycle storage number of spaces 90
Cycle storage sheltered Yes
Cycle storage CCTV Yes
Cycle storage location

20 cycle spaces on Platform 1/2, 20 cycle spaces on Platform 3/4

Cycle storage information

20 hoops on Platform 1/2 (2 x cycles per hoop = 40 spaces)

20 hoops on platform 3/4 (2 x cycles per hoop = 40 spaces)

18 hoops at the station front (not Avanti lease area - 2 x cycles per hoop = 36 spaces)

Cycle storage types
  • Lockers
  • Stands
Car park 1 Stockport Exchange Station
Car park 1 operator Avanti West Coast
Car park 1 spaces 1000
Car park 1 opening times
  • Monday to Sunday: 24 hours
Car park 1 charges
  • Daily: £14.50
Car park 1 contact details

Telephone: 0845 050 7080


Rail replacement information

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

Taxi rank information

The Taxi rank is situated on Station Road, outside the main entrance.

Bus services information

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

A city centre free shuttle bus also operates, click here for more information.