Thirsk (THI)

Managed by TransPennine Express 

Thirsk station
Station Road
North Yorkshire

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities

    Heated waiting rooms are available on both platforms during the hours which the station is staffed. There is a waiting shelter also built on platform 2 just to the right of where the help point is.

  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

  • ATM machine

  • Toilets

  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards
  • Internet

    Public Wi-Fi Yes
  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops



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Station Message: Alert!

​​​​​​​Car Park Update

Pay and Display machines have been removed from this car park.

Customers can purchase their parking tickets via the APCOA connect app, or via phoning the automated payment line on 01895 262 122.

Customers can also purchase parking tickets from selected ticket offices.

Station Message: Alert!

From Sunday 02 February 2020 Penalty Fares will apply at this station.

If you wish to take a cycle on ANY TransPennine Express services you MUST make a cycle reservation BEFORE you travel. These can be made up to 15 minutes before the departure time.

How to book a bike space:

• WhatsApp: 07812 223 336

• Twitter: @TPEAssist

• Phone: Call 0345 600 1671 (Option 3)

• Online/App: Reserve your bike when you buy your ticket at or on our app. Search TPExpress in the app/play store.

• Booking Office: Cycle reservations can be requested at any booking office.

Getting to and from the station


Bicycle parking

Stands,Wheel Racks
Storage sheltered
Storage location
2 Tier racks located in the main station car park, under the footbridge.
Storage spaces
Storage CCTV
Car Park
Station Car Park
TransPennine Express
Phone number
01895 262 122
Alternative phone number
0345 301 1151
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
76  with 5 accessible spaces available
Parking is free for registered disabled customers parking in disabled spaces displaying a valid Blue Badge Permit. Blue Badge holders must also register their permit at in order to obtain free parking. 
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station 
Customers can purchase their car parking tickets via the APCOA Connect app or website.
Free of charge
Daily rate
Weekly rate
Monthly rate
3 Monthly rate
Annual rate
CCTV Coverage
Onward travel information

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


The nearest taxi rank service is based in Thirsk, 1 mile outside the town centre and is available by telephoning 01845 524358.

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available

Ticket buying and collection

Ticket Office
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 06:00 - 19:45
Saturday 06:00 - 19:45
Sunday 08:45 - 17:30

The ticket office is located on Platform 1. 

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Smartcards issued
Smartcards top-up
Yes, at either ticket office or self-service ticket machine
Smartcards validators

Smartcards are available from the ticket office, and can be topped up there or using the ticket machine.

Penalty fares
Penalty fares apply for TransPennine Express 

Staffing and general services

Information available from staff
Yes - From the ticket office (when open) and using the help point. 
Information services - opening times
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points

Help Points are available on both platforms to contact a member of our team in an emergency or for information when the ticket office is closed. When using the Help Point our CCTV will be monitoring your position for the duration of the call.  

Customer Services

To speak to a member of our team, please call: 0345 600 1671.

Ticket gates
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Depart from station car park.


ATM Machine
Pay phones
Pay phones type
Public Wi-Fi
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Waiting Rooms
Waiting rooms location

Heated waiting rooms are available on both platforms during the hours which the station is staffed. There is a waiting shelter also built on platform 2 just to the right of where the help point is.

Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

Helpline Contact
0800 107 2149
Assisted travel

Station staff can provide assistance throughout the station, and with boarding and alighting the train. Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff at the Ticket Office, or by using the intercom beside the barrow crossing gates, no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train.

Thirsk is an accessible station only during the hours when staff are available. Access to the Ticket Office and all platforms is available during staffed hours only. Staff will assist customers to cross the line. Due to train movements through the station we cannot guarantee transfer between the car park and the platforms if you arrive less than 20 minutes before your train leaves.

Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting TransPennine Express on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay).

We can also provide help when you travel, even if it has not been booked in advance. You can turn up at this station if it is accessible to you and request assistance onto a train from a member of staff directly, or by using a help point.

Outside of staffed station hours, assistance to board and alight the train can be provided by the Conductor if you do not need assistance to cross the overbridge. The conductor is usually positioned at the rear of the train. Customers requiring assistance to navigate through the station when the station is unstaffed are requested to contact TransPennine Express on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay) to arrange alternative transport to the closest station where assistance can be provided.

Helpline opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day

The TransPennine Express Passenger Assist Team are not available on Christmas Day or Boxing Day.

Staff help available
Staff help available opening times
Monday - Friday 06:00 - 19:45
Saturday 06:00 - 19:45
Sunday 08:45 - 17:30

When this station is unstaffed, there is no step-free route between platforms.

Ramp for train access
Step free access coverage
Step free access note

The station is category B2. Step free access is available throughout the station, however customers should note that access to all platforms is via a barrow crossing which is reliant upon staff assistance, and cannot be accessed outside of staffed hours. Customers requiring level access should enter the station through the long-stay car park. An intercom is available next to the barrow crossing gates to contact the station staff to inform them of your arrival. This station is partially staffed. There are train boarding ramps available at this station, and they are also carried on board all TransPennine Express trains.

Wheelchairs available
Wheelchairs available open hours
Monday - Friday 06:00 - 19:45
Saturday 06:00 - 19:45
Sunday 08:45 - 17:30
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