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Our routes from Milton Keynes Central

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Route Index

Route A

Station Route
London Euston A
Watford Junction A
Milton Keynes Central A
Coventry A
Birmingham International A
Birmingham New Street A
Sandwell & Dudley A
Wolverhampton A
Stafford A
Crewe A
Warrington Bank Quay A
Wigan North Western A
Preston A
Lancaster A
Oxenholme Lake District A
Penrith North Lakes A
Carlisle A
Lockerbie A
Motherwell A
Glasgow Central A
Haymarket A
Edinburgh A

Route B

Station Route
London Euston B
Watford Junction B
Milton Keynes Central B
Northhampton B
Rugby B
Coventry B
Birmingham International B
Birmingham New Street B
Sandwell & Dudley B
Wolverhampton B
Telford Central B
Wellington B
Shrewsbury B

Route C

Station Route
London Euston C
Milton Keynes Central C
Rugby C
Nuneaton C
Stafford C
Crewe C
Chester C
Flint C
Wrexham General C
Prestatyn C
Rhyl C
Colwyn Bay C
Llandudno Junction C
Bangor C
Holyhead C
Wolverhampton C
Birmingham New Street C

Route D

Station Route
London Euston D
Watford Junction D
Milton Keynes Central D
Rugby D
Nuneaton D
Tamworth D
Lichfield Trent Valley D
Stafford D
Crewe D
Runcorn D
Liverpool Lime Street D

Route E

Station Route
London Euston E
Watford Junction E
Milton Keynes Central E
Rugby E
Nuneaton E
Tamworth E
Lichfield Trent Valley E
Stafford E
Crewe E
Wimslow E
Stoke-on-Trent E
Macclesfield E
Stockport E
Manchester Piccadilly E

Route F

Station Route
London Euston F
Watford Junction F
Milton Keynes Central F
Rugby F
Tamworth F
Lichfield Trent Valley F
Stafford F
Crewe F
Warrington Bank Quay F
Wigan North Western F
Preston F
Lancaster F
Kirkham & Wesham F
Poulton-le-Fylde F
Blackpool North F
Oxenholme Lake District F
Penrith North Lakes F
Carlisle F
Lockerbie F
Motherwell F
Glasgow Central F

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Milton Keynes Central
station information

Managed by London Midland

302 Eldergate
Milton Keynes Central
Milton Keynes

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Call 08712 004 950 or
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Ticket office, self-service machines and penalty fares

Ticket office

All Ticket Vending Machines are located in the Booking Hall.

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 04:45 - 22:00
  • Saturday: 06:00 - 22:00
  • Sunday: 06:45 - 21:30
Pre-purchase collection
Ticket machine
Get Oyster card here
Use Oyster pay as you go here
Smartcard issued
Smartcard validator
Always show oyster card fields

Facilities, shops & Wi-Fi

First class lounge
Seated area
Waiting room

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 24 Hours
  • Saturday: 24 Hours
  • Sunday: 24 Hours
Station buffet
Note: Coffee shop Coffee kiosk Food vending machine
Baby change
Cards and coins
Web kiosk
Post box
Tourist information office
ATM machine
Bureau de change
Note: Convenience store Passport Photo Booth

Staff services

Staffing level
Part Time
Closed circuit television
Overall: Yes

Information services

C i s


Customer help points
Staff help available
To ensure that we provide the best service possible we recommend that customers who require assistance book with us and provide at least 1 working day's notice. We will always aim to assist customers whether they have booked assistance or not. Booking assistance gives you the extra reassurance that your needs will be met. We operate some stations that are either unstaffed or only staffed at certain times. If we are given prior notification, it will allow us to put in place the necessary arrangements to ensure you are able to make the journey you want.

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 04:45 - 22:00
  • Saturday: 06:00 - 22:00
  • Sunday: 06:45 - 21:30
Induction loop
Accessible ticket machines
Accessible booking office counter

There is an accessible Ticket Office window on the main concourse.  The counter on this window can be lowered to help wheelchair users and other customers.

Ramp for train access
Accessible taxis
Accessible taxis are available
Accessible public telephones

Public telephones are accessible - situated on the concourse and at the front of the station outside the main entrance

Accessible WC

A National Key Scheme/ “Radar” Key is available from station staff. If you wish to purchase your own key, contact Disability Rights UK on 020 7250 8191 or 8181; website: email:

Step free access

Level access to booking hall and footbridge. 35 steps down to all platforms (1-5) or step-free via lifts.

Impaired mobility set down

Accessible parking bays.

Wheelchairs available

Transport links

Cycle storage availability
Cycle storage spaces
Cycle storage sheltered
Cycle storage cctv
Cycle storage location
Front of station
Cycle storage type
Car park
Tel: 0870 060 4416

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 24 Hours
  • Saturday: 24 Hours
  • Sunday: 24 Hours
Operator: Meteor Parking Ltd
Spaces: 964


  • Off-peak - N/A
  • Per hour - N/A
  • Daily - £10.50
  • Weekly - £37.50
  • Monthly - £143.00
  • Three monthly - £341.00
  • Six monthly - N/A
  • Annual - £1224.00
Taxi rank

Taxis can be obtained outside the front of the station.

Bus services

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


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Lost property and general services information

Customer service

We are open from 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day. A recorded message service is available outside of these hours.

**Milton Keynes Central is acredited by the Secure Station Scheme**

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