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York Railway Station, York
(3.9/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
York railway station is the main-line railway station serving the city of York in North Yorkshire, England. It lies on Britain's East Coast Main Line (ECML), 188.5mi from London. Originally it was part of the North Eastern Railway.Despite the small size of the city, York is one of the most important railway stations on the British railway network because of its role as a key railway junction approximately halfway between London, the capital of England, and Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. It is few miles north of the point where the Cross Country and First TransPennine Express routes via Leeds leave/join the ECML connecting Scotland and the North East with southern England, the North West and the Midlands. The junction was historically a major site for rolling stock manufacture, maintenance and repair.
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  • Interesting station steeped in history. Has a few coffee shops. But it is always cold! Friendly staff. 
  • I was amazed at how you could go to London and catch a train to so many places with little or no effort and fuss. 
  • I was blown away by the beauty of this gorgeous station with its magnificant curved dome and antique little wooden buildings inside.