Stockport station
Grand Central Way

Ticket office

Monday to Friday: 5:10 AM to 8:30 PM
Saturday: 6:30 AM to 7:30 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM

General information

Station Operator: VT
Station Code: SPT
Staffing Level: fullTime

Ticket buying & collection

Oyster Pre Pay: No
Oyster Validator: No
Smartcard Issued: No
Smartcard Validaton: Yes
Oyster Topup: No
Prepurchase Collection: Yes
Smartcard Topup: Yes
Ticket Machine: Yes
Penalty Fares: Applicable Operators: TransPennine Express
Ticket Office Note:

Ticket machines can be found on the station concourse and at the Edgley entrance

Passenger services

Lost Property Contact Available: Yes
Website: Go to website
Ticket Gate: Yes
Customer Services:

Customers are encouraged to approach a member of station staff with any customer information enquiry.

Customer Help Points: Yes

Station facilities

ATM Machine: Yes
ATM Machine Note:

 At the front of the station.

Baby Change: Yes
Seated Area: Yes
Passenger Information Systems: DepartureScreens, Announcements, ArrivalScreens
Shops: Yes
Station Buffet: Yes
Station Buffet Note:

Starbucks on Platform 2, L.K. Gourmet on the concourse and Pumpkin on Platform 3/4

Telephones (Cards & Coins): Yes
Toilets: Yes
Toilets Note: The accessible toilets are located on Platforms 2 and Platform 3/4. The National key toilets are located on Platform 3/4; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Waiting Room: Yes
Waiting Room Note:

waiting rooms on platform 2, platform 3 & platform 0

Car parking

Car parking: Yes

Stockport Exchange Station

Operator: Avanti West Coast
Spaces: 1000
Daily Charge: £14.50
Car Parking Contact Available: No
Phone number: 0845 050 7080
Website: Go to website


Cycle Storage Availability: Yes
Sheltered: yes
Spaces: 90
Type: Lockers
Location: 20 cycle spaces on Platform 1/2, 20 cycle spaces on Platform 3/4
Cycle Storage CCTV: Yes

Other transport

Location for rail replacement services:

Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station.

Taxi Rank: Yes
Taxi Rank Note:

 The Taxi rank is situated on Station Road, outside the main entrance.

Bus Service: Yes
Bus Service Note:

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here.

A city centre free shuttle bus also operates, click here for more information.


Accessible Booking Office Counter: Yes
Accessible Public Telephones: No
Accessible Toilets: Yes
Induction Loop: Yes
Wheelchairs Available: Yes
Ramp For Train Access: Yes
Step Free Access: Yes
Step Free Access Note:

This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform

Lifts are available to all platforms via the station subway

Accessible Taxis: No
Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes
Impaired Mobility Set Down: Yes
Staff Help Available: Yes
Staff Help Available Opening Times: Monday 4:50 AM to 1:15 AM
Tuesday 4:50 AM to 1:15 AM
Wednesday 4:50 AM to 1:15 AM
Thursday 4:50 AM to 1:15 AM
Friday 4:50 AM to 1:15 AM
Monday to Friday 5:00 AM to 1:15 AM
Saturday 4:50 AM to 1:15 AM
Sunday 7:00 AM to 1:30 AM
Staff Help Available Note:

Monday to Friday 0450-0215, Saturday 0450-0030 and Sunday 0700-0130 

Assisted Travel:

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.

The information in this document was generated 10/08/2022 08:11:44