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York Railway Station

Station Road, York YO24 1AB, England
+44 845 722 5225
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At the time of its opening in June 1877, this railroad station was the center of Britain's rail network and the largest station in Europe.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Station Road, York YO24 1AB, England
+44 845 722 5225
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Reviewed yesterday

Arrived here from Malton. Amazed by the whole structure with the interlacing steel/iron. The facilities were clean and useable.

Thank David G
Reviewed yesterday

We arrived in York having taken the train from Manchester after flying from NYC. Such a nice introduction to the city! Using the airless, overcrowded, smelly Penn Station in NY all our lives, to step off the train here in York was a pleasure. Large...More

Thank magpie628
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

York station is so much more passenger friendly than other stations on either the East or West coast lines. The fact that it has no barriers is great when in a hurry or your hands are full on arrival. There are enough shops to keep...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was only passing whilst on my way to hull the station itself is clean and reasonably presented the station signs are clean and helpful it may be a good idea to have more ticket machines to encourage people to use the machines instead of...More

Thank Eddie020173
Reviewed 4 days ago

Easy to navigate around this station. Good signage. Plenty of outlets for snacks and drinks. A pleasant and very clean station to visit.

Thank sophia27
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

History facilities trains location atmosphere all first class I do not know of a better station in the uk kings cross gets close As does wayverly Edinburgh

Thank ian g
Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a really lovely station as far as they go. It's architecture is nice, it's clean and the staff are friendly. But it isn't worth a special trip in my opinion.

Thank csarsby
Reviewed 5 days ago

York Railway Station is a beautiful, efficiently run, well-staffed, very tidy transit hub. There are places to eat and to sit, a good place to watch the world go by, at least until your train arrives.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice clean historic station. Staff have always been friendly and helpful with any questions I have had.

Thank jw12376
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely train station. It has nice architecture and is clean and tidy. There is a good selection of places to eat and drink and it's brilliantly close to the town centre. It's nothing special though. There are many train stations like it across the...More

Thank Luke R
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8 August 2017|
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Response from alexadams62 | Reviewed this property |
The street you use is station street and station street is street you access for York station
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8 July 2017|
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Response from CoolBristol | Reviewed this property |
The answers already provided hit the mark. However, if traveling with large suitcases, look for the lift ... you may be slowed down a tad, but will avoid a heart attack from overwork on the staircases! In fact I'd do that at... More
14 April 2017|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the day of the week, there will be late opening in the centre of York (Friday and Saturday). How about getting to Manchester earlier and sitting in one of the on airport bars (as they will be a better prospect... More