The area around Gorton is renowned for monasteries and religion and is famous for its Gorton Monastery.

Sights and places of interest

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

  • Section of an early medieval boundary ditch known as the Nico Ditch on Denton golf course 320m south west of Lodge Farm
  • Clayton Hall moated site

Planning your journey

Facilities at Gorton station

General facilities at Gorton station
Facility Available
Car Park
Cycle Storage 0 spaces

Baby Change
Staffing Part Time
Waiting Room
Seated Area Yes.
ATM Machine
Tourist Information

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Gorton station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Sunday - Unknown Hours
Monday - 06:10-23:55
Sunday - 08:40-23:00
Impaired Mobility Set Down No designated area is provided. Street set down only available.
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access Category B Station, Scooter Friendly Station - This station only has tactile paving on platform 1 - Along a ramp (55 paces, 1:14 slope) leading to the ticket office, then to Manchester straight ahead along a further ramp (67 paces, 1:8 slope) onto the platform. Then to Glossop from ticket office, turn right and across a footbridge (30 paces), and either follow down the ramp 100 paces, 1:15 slope for most of its length) straight onto the platform. Or, turn left and down 28 steps onto the platform.
Wheelchairs Available
National Key Toilets
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis
Accessible Ticket Machines Yes.
 Station Entrance
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter Ticket office staff make every effort to provide the assistance that disabled passengers require.
Nearest Stations With More Facilities
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