Westhoughton

Address

Westhoughton station
Church Street
Westhoughton
BL5 3LE

General information

Station Operator: NT
Station Code: WHG
Staffing Level: unstaffed
CCTV: Yes

Ticket buying & collection

Oyster Pre Pay: No
Oyster Validator: No
Smartcard Issued: Yes
Smartcard Validaton: No
Oyster Topup: No
Prepurchase Collection: Yes
Smartcard Topup: Yes
Ticket Machine: Yes
Penalty Fares: Applicable Operators: Northern
Ticket Office Note:

Adjacent to the waiting shelter on the Bolton bound platform

Accepts cards only

Passenger services

Lost Property Contact Available: No
Phone number: 08002006060
Website: Go to website
Ticket Gate: No
Customer Services: 08002006060
Customer Help Points: Yes
Customer Help Points Note:

Platforms 1&2

Station facilities

ATM Machine: No
Baby Change: No
Seated Area: Yes
Passenger Information Systems: DepartureScreens
Shops: No
Station Buffet: No
Telephones (Cards & Coins): Yes
Toilets: No
Waiting Room: No
Waiting Room Note: no shelter only

Car parking

Car parking: Yes

Council Managed Car Park

Operator: Local Council
Car Parking Contact Available: No
Website: Go to website

Cycling

Cycle Storage Availability: Yes
Sheltered: no
Spaces: 2
Type: Stands
Location: Platform 2
Cycle Storage CCTV: Yes

Other transport

Location for rail replacement services:

Pick Up / Drop Off at bus stops on Church St, near station entrance. (Outside newsagents for Wigan, station side for Bolton) 

Taxi Rank: Yes
Taxi Rank Note:

No, www.traintaxi.co.uk

Bus Service: Yes
Bus Service Note:

Located on Church Street for buses to Wigan, Manchester, Bolton, Chorley and Leigh. Maximum distance 25 yards/23m. Busline 0871 200 2233

Accessibility

Accessible Booking Office Counter: No
Accessible Public Telephones: No
Accessible Public Telephones Note:

The highest operating part of the telephone is 1140 mm above floor level.

Induction Loop: Yes
Wheelchairs Available: No
Ramp For Train Access: Yes
Step Free Access: No
Step Free Access Note:
  • Category C Station

please note there are no tactile paving at this station - access to both platforms is via steep ramps only

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

Accessible Taxis: No
Accessible Taxis Note:

You can pre arrange an accessible taxi by calling customer experience Tel: 08002006060

Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes
Impaired Mobility Set Down: No
Impaired Mobility Set Down Note:

No designated area is provided. Street set down only available.

Helpline Contact: Yes
Helpline Contact (Phone number): 0800 138 5560 text relay 18001 0800 138 5560
Helpline Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 24 hours
Staff Help Available: No
Assisted Travel:

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.

The information in this document was generated 08/08/2022 09:54:34