Maghull North (MNS)

Maghull North serves Ashworth Hospital and new housing in Maghull on Merseyside. The station is located between Maghull and Tower Green on the Merseyrail Northern Line branch to Ormskirk.

Type: National Rail
(Merseyrail Northern Line)
Station code: MNS
Opened: 2018
Platforms: 2
After a number of false starts clearance to begin building Maghull North was finally granted in 2017. The station has been built as part of a new housing development in Maghull which will consist of three hundred and seventy new homes.

The station opened on June 18th 2018 and cost £13 million to build. It has a manned ticket office, a car park with spaces for one hundred and fifty six vehicles and step free access with lifts on both platforms [1].

The station is served by Merseyrail services between Liverpool Central and Ormskirk with services every fifteen minutes during weekdays and Saturdays.
Merseyrail 508 125 prepares to depart bound for Ormskirk

Footbridge and platform lifts

View down the platform towards Ormskirk

Station sign

View from the footbridge

Merseyrail 508 108 arrives with a Liverpool bound service

[1] "Maghull North open for business", Modern Railways (August 2018) p. 19