The area around Helsby is renowned for geology and paleontology and is famous for its Helsby Hill which rises to a height of 462ft.

Sights and places of interest

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

  • Promontory fort on Helsby Hill 250m north west of Harmers Lake Farm
  • Hillfort on Woodhouse Hill 500m west of Mickledale.

Planning your journey

Facilities at Helsby station

General facilities at Helsby station
Facility Available
Car Park
Cycle Storage 8 spaces

4 hoops
Baby Change
Staffing unstaffed
Waiting Room
Seated Area
ATM Machine
Tourist Information

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Helsby station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Assistance will be provided by the Conductor on the train.

Impaired Mobility Set Down Yes.
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access Category B3.
Step free access to the platform from the car park. Platforms 2, 3 and 4 are only accessible via the footbridge.
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.
 Ticket machine is on Chester-bound platform.
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter
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