Birkenhead North


Birkenhead North station
Station Road
CH41 7AZ

Ticket office

Monday: 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Tuesday: 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Wednesday: 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Thursday: 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Friday: 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Saturday: 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Sunday: 7:49 AM to 12:17 AM

Station details



Network Rail is carrying out repairs to water damaged lifts at Birkenhead North station from Monday 15 March until Monday 26 April 2021:

  • The lift serving platforms 1 & 2 will be closed to passengers from Monday 29 March to Monday 12 April 2021
  • The lift serving platform 3 will be closed from Monday 12 April until Monday 26 April.

Anyone who needs step-free access to speak to station staff or to contact the Merseyrail Passenger Assist team on 0151 555 1111.

While work continues, train tickets will also be valid for passengers to travel via the nearest step-free station - - where onward travel can be arranged.

General information

Station Operator: ME
Station Code: BKN
Staffing Level: fullTime

Ticket buying & collection

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

Passenger services

Lost Property Contact Available: No
Phone number: 0151 955 2368
Website: Go to website
Ticket Gate: No
Customer Help Points: Yes

Station facilities

ATM Machine: No
Baby Change: No
Seated Area: Yes
Passenger Information Systems: DepartureScreens, Announcements, ArrivalScreens
Shops: No
Station Buffet: Yes
Station Buffet Note: Cold drinks vending machine Food vending machine
Telephones (Cards & Coins): Yes
Toilets: Yes
Waiting Room: No

Car parking

Car parking: Yes
Operator: Merseyrail
Spaces: 670
Car Parking Contact Available: No
Phone number: 0151 555 1111
Website: Go to website


Cycle Storage Availability: Yes
Sheltered: no
Spaces: 12
Type: Stands
Cycle Storage CCTV: Yes

Other transport

Location for rail replacement services:

Station Road, Birkenhead

Taxi Rank: Yes
Taxi Rank Note: 

Bus Service: Yes
Bus Service Note:

For onward travel information click here or contact the Traveline on 0871 200 2233


Accessible Booking Office Counter: No
Accessible Booking Office Counter Note:

All disabled passengers will be offered assistance by station staff.

Accessible Public Telephones: No
Accessible Toilets: Yes
Induction Loop: Yes
Wheelchairs Available: No
Ramp For Train Access: Yes
Step Free Access: Yes
Step Free Access Note: Category A: “This station has step free access to all platforms / the platform.” All platforms can be accessed via lift.
Accessible Taxis: No
Accessible Taxis Note:

Accessible Ticket Machines: No
Impaired Mobility Set Down: Yes
Staff Help Available: Yes
Staff Help Available Opening Times: Monday 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Tuesday 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Wednesday 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Thursday 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Friday 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Saturday 5:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Sunday 7:49 AM to 12:17 AM
Assisted Travel: Text Phone Available. Outside office hours please contact 0151 702 2704

The information in this document was generated 20/04/2021 06:52:52