Birkenhead Central (BKC)

Managed by Merseyrail 

 
Argyle Street South
Birkenhead
CH41 9DB
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

    Note Food vending machine
  • ATM machine

  • Toilets

  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

  • Post box

    Note Outside the station
  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops News agent
 
 

Birkenhead Central

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Getting to and from the station

 
Car Park
No
Cycle Parking
Cycle storage type
Stands,Compounds
Sheltered cycle storage
Yes
Cycle storage location
on Liverpool bound platform
Cycle storage spaces
56

Secure cycle parking is available at the station. If you are interested in reserving secure parking further details can be found at  www.merseyrail.org

26 racks, 30 secure spaces

CCTV Coverage
Yes
Onward travel information

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

Accessible taxis

Telephone number for taxi companies are displayed at all our stations.

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
No

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday 05:32 - 00:08
Sunday 07:34 - 00:08
Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Height adjusted ticket office counter note

Ticket office counter can be adjusted in height.

Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
No
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Not possible from this station
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,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday 05:32 - 00:08
Sunday 07:34 - 00:08
Christmas Day Closed
Boxing Day Closed
 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points
Yes
Lost Property
Yes
Monday - Friday 08:00 - 13:15
15:00 - 18:00
0151 702 2951
Ticket gates
No
CCTV
Yes
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Argyle Street, Birkenhead

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
No
Pay phones
Yes
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Post box
Yes
Outside the station
Refreshment facilities
Yes
Food vending machine
Shops
Yes
Type of shops available
News agent
Toilets
No
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Helpline Contact
0151 702 2071
Helpline opening hours
Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Staff help available
Yes
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note

Ticket office and platforms are step free. Lifts access to each platform but only 800mm wide access.

 
Wheelchairs available
No
Nearest station with more facilities CRS Code

Station Map

 
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