Leuchars Station General Info (Pronounced ‘Loohkars’)
Drop-off / Pick-up points Your driver will welcome you at the bottom of the pedestrian bridge once you crossed the tracks and will be holding a sign with your name upon! *We will monitor your train for delays
You can find the time table for train arrivals and departures for Leuchars here
Leuchars Station (1848) is situated on the southwestern edge of the village on the A919.
Platform one is southbound direction Edinburgh
Platform two northbound direction Aberdeen
Leuchars connects London King’s Cross via Edinburgh or Aberdeen line. From here, you can board a train to a variety of destinations also including York, Newcastle and London Kings Cross, without having to make changes along the way.
Also check out the Caledonian Sleeper trains which runs at night from the centre of London to Scotland and from Leuchars to London.
Leuchars Waiting Room The ticket office is situated within the heated waiting room and is only open during the above times. In the waiting room there is train and bus timetable information. The ticket office is fitted with an induction loop for deaf and hard of hearing people.
Leuchars Parking There are 2 payable car parks for the station with approximately 300 spaces, both car parks are adjacent to the taxi rank next to the access bridge. There are 13 designated spaces for Blue European Parking Badge Holders near the entrance to the car park. There is a £1 charge per 24 hour period for using these car parks. Up to 7 days can be purchased via the Pay & Display Machine. Up to 30 days can be purchased via RingGo (cashless parking).
Buses from Leuchars The bus turning circle is 10 metres from the ramped bridge. A covered walkway leads from the ramped bridge to the bus shelter. The bus stop has dropped kerb access from the car park, shelter facilities, timetable information and an electronic departure screen. Bus timetable information is also displayed in the station waiting room.
A ‘St Andrews Railbus’ ticket is available providing a through ticket for journeys to St Andrews. Buses to St Andrews are very frequent.
Leuchars station Taxi Ranks There is a taxi rank adjacent to the ramped bridge.
Telephones A public telephone is situated on the station platform opposite the station bridge. This phone takes cards only
There is a ticket machine located on Platform 1.
All trains serving this station carry on-board ramps for wheelchair users.
Toilets The Ladies and Gents toilets are free of charge and are situated in the waiting room.
The Disabled and Baby Changing facilities are free of charge and are situated on Platform 2. To use the Disabled and Baby Changing facilities, a key must be obtained from the ticket office staff. The toilets are open only during staffing hours.
Rail Enquiries Electronic information screens are available on both platforms as well as in the heated waiting room and at the Help Point.
Timetable information is available on both platforms and in the waiting room.
Cycle Facilities There are 8 lockers located in the car park and a rack for 6 bikes beside the taxi rank. There is also a rack for 5 bikes located on the platform opposite the ramped bridge. Users must provide their own padlock (lockers) or bike lock (racks).
CCTV There are CCTV cameras throughout the station building, on both platforms and in the car park for your safety.