Birchington-on-sea (BCH)

Managed by Southeastern 

 
Station Approach
BIRCHINGTON
Kent
CT7 9RD
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

  • ATM machine

  • Toilets

    Toilets
  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

 
 

Birchington-on-sea

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Getting to and from the station

 
Car Park
Station Car Park
Operator
Meteor Parking Ltd
Phone number
0845 603 6197
Email address
queries@southeasternparking.co.uk
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
28  with 3 accessible spaces available
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided 
Free of charge
No
Daily rate
£3.10
Off peak rate
£2.60
Weekly rate
£14.00
Monthly rate
£49.00
3 Monthly rate
£147.00
6 Monthly rate
£294.50
Annual rate
£ 530.00
CCTV Coverage
Yes
Cycle Parking
Cycle storage type
Stands
Sheltered cycle storage
No
Cycle storage spaces
10

You may leave your cycle in the rack provided on Platform 1, however you do so at your own risk.

CCTV Coverage
Yes
Onward travel information

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

Taxi

Thanet Cars 01843 848430 Advance booking is recommended

Accessible taxis

Accessible taxis are not available

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
Yes

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 05:45 - 12:25
Saturday 06:45 - 13:25
Sunday Closed

Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not always be available to assist - booking is recommended

Location

On way in to access trains

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is not available at this station
Induction loop
This office does not have an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machines note

Station forecourt

Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Smartcards
Smartcards issued
No
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators
No

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Friday 05:45 - 12:25
Saturday 06:45 - 13:25
Sunday Closed

Staff may not always be available during staffing times to provide assistance and booking assistance, if required,in advance is advised although not compulsory

 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Customer help points
Yes
Lost Property
Yes
Ticket gates
No
CCTV
Yes

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
No
Pay phones
Yes
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Accessible public telephones

Public telephones are not accessible

Toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
No
National key toilets
No
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Staff help available
Yes
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note

Platform 1 via side entrance, Platform 2 via road entrance. Interchange between platforms via road, ticket office is step free.

 
Wheelchairs available
Yes
Wheelchairs available open hours
Monday - Friday 05:45 - 12:25
Saturday 06:45 - 13:25
Sunday Closed
Nearest station with more facilities CRS Code
Nearest station notes

The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Birchington-on-sea are:

  • Westgate-on-Sea

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