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Station facilities

Toilets
No
Parking
Yes
ATM
No
Ticket office
No
Wifi
No
Ticket machine
No
Step-free access
Yes
Shops
No

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  • General service information
    • Staffing Level
    • Closed Circuit Television
    • CIS
    • Customer Help Points
  • Ticket buying and collection
    • Ticket Office
    • Ticket Machine
    • Oystercard Issued
    • Use Oystercard
    • Always Show Oyster Card Fields
    • Smartcard Issued
    • Smartcard Validator
  • All station facilities
    • First Class Lounge
    • Seated Area
    • Waiting Room
    • Trolleys
    • Station Buffet
    • Toilets
    • Baby Change
    • Showers
    • Telephones
    • Wi Fi
    • Web Kiosk
    • Post Box
    • Tourist Information
    • Atm Machine
    • Bureau De Change
    • Shops
  • Accessibility and mobility access
    • Helpline
    • Staff Help Available
    • Induction Loop
    • Accessible Ticket Machines
    • Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter
    • Ramp For Train Access
    • National Key Toilets
    • Step Free Access
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down
    • Wheelchairs Available
    • Assisted Travel
  • Parking information
    • Cycle Storage
    • CarPark
    • Rail Replacement Services
    • Onward Travel
  • Passenger services
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Overview 

Porthmadog station serves the community of the same name in the county of Gwynedd in North Wales. 

The station opened on 5 August 1877 as part of the Festiniog Railway and is now a Grade II listed building. Designed by the Festiniog Railway's chief engineer, Charles Hughes, it’s a fine example of the vernacular style, with a slate roof, stone walls and possessing two floors. Built in the form of a letter T, the main entrance is on the platform side, and there is a pretty gable end with a window on the other side. The building was originally used as offices, stores, and waiting rooms.

Part of the station building is now a railway museum, whilst the rest is a ticket office and waiting room. There is no car park at the station, but short-term parking is available on nearby streets. The nearest bus stop is in Porthmadog town centre.

 

  • How long does it take to walk from Porthmadog station to Porthmadog town centre?

    • Via the High Street, it takes around 1 minute to walk from the station to Porthmadog town centre. 
  • What car parking facilities are available at Porthmadog station?

    • There are 6 car parking spaces at Porthmadog station
  • What facilities are there for bike storage at Porthmadog station?

    • The station has no facilities for bike storage. 
  • What other facilities are available at Porthmadog station?

    • Disabled access - the station is step-free throughout, and ramps and induction loops are available.
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