Heckington Station

Welcome to Heckington a beautiful village bustling with independent shops and eateries.


Situated next to the station is the last working 8 Sailed windmill in the world and the village is home to the largest village show in England; which happens every July. This wonderful village is well worth a stop to appreciate its beauty and charm.

Station information

Heckington station is the most picturesque station on the Poacher Line. This unmanned station consists of 2 platforms and has step free access with the Nottingham bound platform accessed via a foot crossing. Situated in one of the station buildings is a rail museum which is open bank holiday weekends. While not an official car park, there is parking adjacent to the station.

Station facilities:

  • Waiting shelter
  • Help point
  • Bike storage


Onward travel information can be found at Lincsbus.info


We have a very active and varied calendar of events here on the Poacher Line

Get Involved

There are many ways to get involved from adopting your local station to schools and community groups producing wonderful artwork for our stations. Take a look at some of the work we have been doing and get inspired to get involved.


There are so many things to do and explore along our line. Here you will find details of great Days Out, beautiful walks and cycle routes; and details of the amazing places you can Stay and Eat. Where will you be going today?