Hitchin (HIT)

Managed by Great Northern 

 
Station Approach
Walsworth Road
Hitchin
SG4 9UL
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities Waiting rooms on both platforms
  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

    Note Refreshments available on platforms
  • ATM machine

    ATM machine ATM located in ticket hall
  • Toilets

    Toilets WC available on platform 1 and 2
  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops
 
 

Hitchin

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Getting to and from the station

 
Car Park
Station Car Park
Operator
APCOA
Address
-
-
Web address
http://greatnorthernrail.com/parking
Note

Additional Parking Option- Premier £1210.00

Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
362  with 16 accessible spaces available
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station 
Free of charge
No
Daily rate
£7.20
Off peak rate
£3.00
Weekly rate
£32.00
Monthly rate
£124.00
3 Monthly rate
£330.00
Annual rate
£ 1085.00
CCTV Coverage
No
Cycle Parking
Cycle storage type
Stands
Sheltered cycle storage
Yes
Cycle storage location
STATION ENTRANCE
Cycle storage spaces
176
CCTV Coverage
Yes
Onward travel information

Taxi
TAXI RANK LOCATED AT FRONT OF STATION
Accessible taxis

Accessible taxis are available

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
No

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 06:15 - 20:00
Saturday 06:15 - 20:00
Sunday 07:15 - 18:30
Location

Ticket offices are available at the station entrance

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Height adjusted ticket office counter note

Discretion is shown and assistance is provided where appropriate

Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
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, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 06:00 - 21:00
Sunday 07:00 - 18:50
 
Customer help points
Yes
Available on all platforms and car park
Lost Property
Yes
Great Northern
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00

Except Christmas Day

greatnorthernrail.com/lostproperty
0345 026 4700
Ticket gates
No
CCTV
Yes
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Southbound and Northbound buses stop directly outside the station exit.

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
Yes
ATM located in ticket hall
Pay phones
Yes
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Accessible public telephones

Public telephones are not accessible

Refreshment facilities
Yes
Refreshments available on platforms
Shops
Yes
Toilets
Yes
Toilets Location
WC available on platform 1 and 2
Baby changing facilities
No
National key toilets
No
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Waiting rooms location
Waiting rooms on both platforms
Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Helpline Contact
0800 058 2844
Helpline opening hours
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00
Staff help available
Yes
Please contact the Helpline 0800 058 2844 before the day of travel to ensure arrangements are in place.
Staff help available opening times
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 06:15 - 21:00
Sunday 07:00 - 18:50
Monday - Friday 06:00 - 21:00
Saturday 06:00 - 21:00

Not open Christmas Day

Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
No
Step free access note
Step free access to Booking Hall area and northbound services only. Access to Platform 1 (London bound) is via an underpass which has staircases at each end. 
Wheelchairs available
No
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