Getting ready for your next journey? Whether you’re planning a trip or getting ready for your commute, find out everything you need to know about Birkenhead Central station facilities here before you travel. At most train stations you’ll find ticket machines to buy or collect tickets, as well as customer help points if you need a helping hand. There are also seating areas in most stations so you can sit back and relax while you wait for your train. For detailed information about the facilities available at Birkenhead Central station, take a look below.
Does Birkenhead Central station have ticket gates?
No, this station doesn't have ticket gates.
Penalty fares information
Applicable Operators: Merseyrail
Is there CCTV at Birkenhead Central station?
Yes, there is CCTV at this station.
Are there customer help points at Birkenhead Central station?
Yes, there's customer help points at this station.
Customer services information
This information is unavailable.
Assisted travel information
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.
Are there bus connections at Birkenhead Central station?
Yes, there are bus services at this station.
Bus services information
For onward travel information click here or contact the Traveline on 0871 200 2233
Are there metro connections at Birkenhead Central station?
No, metro services aren't available at this station.
Does Birkenhead Central station have connections to a port?
No, the station doesn't have connections to a port.
Does Birkenhead Central station have connections to an airport?
Yes, the station has connections to an airport.
Airport connections information
The nearest Airport is Liverpool John Lennon Airport, it is possible to book through Rail/bus tickets from any Merseyrail station. There is no need to buy separate train and bus tickets, simply ask for 'Liverpool John Lennon Airport' when buying your ticket. The 86A or the 80A bus will take you from Liverpool South Parkway station to the airport with a journey time of just 10 mins.
Replacement buses location
Argyle Street, Birkenhead
Is car hire available at or near Birkenhead Central station?
No, car hire is not available at or near the station.