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Train companies affected:Thameslink, East Midlands Railway

Irlam (IRL)

Irlam station, Station Road, Irlam, Greater Manchester, M44 5AB

Station Upgrade

Access for All improvements at Irlam station from spring 2024 – January 2025.

While works will deliver important benefits and step-free access at the station, there will be some disruption for passengers during the construction phase, which will include:

  • Reduced car parking capacity/limited car parking at the station

  • The underpass at the station may be out of use temporarily for certain periods during construction, however access to rail services will be maintained at all times

For more information, please visit: https://www.northernrailway.co.uk/engineering/daisyhill-irlam

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work towards a more accessible future for all rail passengers in Greater Manchester.

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Station Information

Ticket Office

Opening Hours

No

Location

Entrance to Manchester bound platform

Accepts cards only

Ticket Machines

Yes

Collect tickets bought online
  • Collect tickets at Ticket Machine
Accessible ticket machines

No

Induction loop

Yes

Smartcards

Smartcards issued at this station

Yes

Smartcard tickets
  • Load smartcard at Ticket Machine
Smartcard validators

No

Smartcard note

More information at www.northernrailway.co.uk/smart

Information Available From Staff

If the station is not staffed please use our helpline 08002006060

Customer Information Screens

  • Departure Screens
  • Announcements

Information Services Opening Times

  • Information Services Opening Times Saturday: 06:05 - 18:30

Information available 24/7 through the customer experience centre 0800 200 6060

Staff Help Available

No

Customer Help Points

No

Customer Services Notes

08002006060

Luggage Storage

No

Lost Property

  • Lost Property Monday to Sunday: 07:00 - 22:00

Open 0700-2200 7 days per week

CCTV at the Station

Yes

Station Accessibility

Step-free access

This station has a degree of step-free access to the platform, which may be in both directions or in one direction only - please check details.

  • Category B Station

  • This station only has tactile paving on platform 2

  • This station only has tactile paving on platform 3

Services towards Manchester : Level access from the car park onto the platform. Services towards Liverpool : From entrance onto Manchester platform, turn left and down 26 steps, through an underpass (28 paces) and up 28 steps onto the platform. Or, from Liverpool Road opposite Excalibur Way along a path to the underpass, up 28 steps onto the platform.

To find our more about travelling around this station, please see the 360 map click here

Ticket barriers and gates

No

Accessible ticket machines

No

Induction loop

Yes

Ramp for train access

Yes

Accessible Toilets

No

Waiting rooms

No

no shelters only

Seating area

Yes

Getting to and from the station

Accessible taxis here

Yes

Impaired mobility set down/pick-up point

No

No designated area is provided. The station front may be used for set down purposes.

Accessible spaces

Not Specified

Accessible car park equipment

Yes

Staff Help

Staff help available

No

Customer Help Points and Meeting Point

No

Helpline
  • Helpline Monday to Sunday: Yes

Assistance is provided by the conductor at this station, please wait on the platform for the train to arrive.

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. Boarding ramps are carried on all of our trains.

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.

Toilets

No

Accessible Toilets

No

Baby Changing

No

Waiting Rooms

No

no shelters only

Seating Area

Yes

Car Parking Availability

  • Car Parking Availability Monday to Friday: Yes
  • Car Parking Availability Saturday: Yes
  • Car Parking Availability Sunday: Yes

Spaces

16 spaces

Accessible car park equipment

Yes

Impaired mobility set down/pick up points available

No

No designated area is provided. The station front may be used for set down purposes.

Car park CCTV

No

Parking charges

Parking is free

Refreshment Facilities

No

Pay Phones

No

Bicycle Storage

Spaces

0 spaces

Type of Storage

Compounds

CCTV

No

Bicycle Hire

Cycle Hire Information

Not available at this station.

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