Sleaford Station

Welcome to the bustling market town of Sleaford situated on the banks of the River Slea.


The town is the largest in North Kesteven and St. Deny's church dominates the market place where you will find a variety of eateries to suit all tastes and budgets. Sleaford has a wealth of history and culture; much can be found at Navigation House. Also worth a visit is the National Centre for Crafts & Design and Cogglesford Mill, along with taking the time to enjoy the wonderful countryside walks available.

Station information

Sleaford station is a Grade 2 listed station and consists of 3 platforms, one being an island platform. Manned part time, this station also provides connections to Lincoln Central and Peterborough stations via the Red Wing Line. Access to the island platform is by footbridge or step free via the barrow crossing, controlled by the signaller. There is no station car park but there are plenty of car parks locally (fee payable)

Station facilities:

  • Ticket office/Machines
  • Toilets
  • Help point
  • Waiting room
  • Bike storage

Onward travel information can be found at


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?