The area around Gobowen is renowned for agriculture and archaeology.

Sights and places of interest

Enrich your day out to Gobowen by visiting or looking out for:

  • Wat's Dyke: 140m long section, 370m south west of Gobowen Station
  • Wat's Dyke: 180m long section, 170m east of Pentre-wern
  • Wat's Dyke, 420m long section, 190m west of the junction between Preeshenlle Lane and St Martin's Road
  • Wat's Dyke: 110m long section, 620m south east of Henlle Home Farm
  • Wat's Dyke, 490m long section, immediately north and south of Preeshenelle Bridge
  • Old Oswestry hillfort, and two adjacent sections of Wat's Dyke

Planning your journey

Facilities at Gobowen station

General facilities at Gobowen station
Facility Available
Car Park Monday To Friday - 24 Hours
Cycle Storage 10 spaces

5 hoops
Baby Change
Staffing Part Time
Waiting Room
Seated Area
ATM Machine
Tourist Information

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Gobowen station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Yes.
There are no platform staff available at this station. Assistance will be provided by the Conductor on the train.

Impaired Mobility Set Down
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access Category B1.
Step free access to Platform 1 (to Shrewsbury) via a path with slight gradient from the main road.  Step free access to Platform 2 (to Chester) via a path from the main road. 
Wheelchairs Available
National Key Toilets
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis
Accessible Ticket Machines Yes.
The ticket machine(s) do not accept cash. Payment is by major debit and credit cards only.
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter
Nearest Stations With More Facilities
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