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Postcodes and Parking
All our stations and cafes are accessible by wheelchair.
On our trains a wheelchair accessible coach is usually available. Please enquire before visiting the railway.

 

The postcodes for our stations and attractions are:

Loughborough Central Station - LE11 1RW - On-street parking in Great Central Road

Quorn & Woodhouse Station - LE12 8AG - Parking in station yard

Rothley Station - LE7 7LD - Parking in station yard

Leicester North Station/Greenacres - LE4 3BR - Parking in The Sidings

 

Lovatt House - LE11 1SL - On-street parking on Wharncliffe Road and Great Central Road


 

Arriva-logoTravel by BUS

Our stations at Loughborough Central and Leicester North are close to the 127 bus route operated by Arriva, with the nearest bus stop just a few minutes walk away. The route also serves Quorn and Rothley villages.

Details of the 127 service are available on Arriva's website here: Arriva - 127 route information

 


 

TRAVEL by RAIL
Loughborough Network Rail station is a twenty minute walk from our station, Loughborough Central. East Midlands Trains operates a frequent service to Loughborough.

 

Our next running day

Passenger trains have now returned to the GCR, running every Saturday and Sunday, and on selected weekdays.

All four stations are due to reopen from Saturday 26th June 2021, with tickets available on the day from Booking Offices.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the railway as we progressively return to normal operation, as the national situation improves.

Our appeals

Reunification appeal - Reuniting the two halves of the Great Central Railway

Locomotive Shed Appeal
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