Passengers board a morning train at HalesworthThe railway station at Halesworth is located just a few minutes walk from the town centre. The station houses a museum, Tourist Information Centre, and Halesworth Area Community Transport (HACT). Halesworth's main street, the Thoroughfare, is pedestrianised, contains many shops, restaurants, pubs, and a library. An outdoor market is held every Wednesday featuring clothing, plants, cards and wrapping paper, fruit and vegetables and fresh fish.

 

Station Facilities

  • Unstaffed - buy tickets on the train or from the ticket machine
  • Ticket Machine - located under the canopy next to the station building (Lowestoft bound side) - accepts most credit and debit cards or buy online and collect at the machine
  • Help Point - station forecourt and Ipswich bound platform
  • Real Time information screens - both platforms
  • Timetable information board
  • Bicycle lockers 10 / stalls - 9
  • Car Park - free - 15 spaces
  • Bus Connections - (next to Ipswich bound platform) 88A to Blythburgh/Southwold; (from Saxon's Way) 88 to Bungay and Norwich
  • Station-to-Station Walks - Yox-Blyth Valleys and Wolfpack

The Halesworth and District Museum is inside the station. Admission is free, donations are welcome. The museum has fine local history, photograph, archaeology and geology collections, and a working model of the station's moveable platforms. The full-sized platforms (at the northern end of the station and cosmetically restored by the Railway Heritage Trust) are unique in that they are the only ones in their original position.

 

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The following information will take you to the Greater Anglia webpage