Visits & getting there, HMP Wymott

Visits are held at the following times:

  • Mon: 13.15 – 16.00
  • Tue: 13.15 – 16.00
  • Wed: 13.15 – 16.00
  • Thu: 13.15 – 16.00
  • Sat: 13.45 – 16.15
  • Sun: 13.45 – 16.15

You cab book online at All you need is the name and date of birth of the person you are visiting , their prisoner number and details of the visitors. You can choose up to 3 possible dates and times. Prison booking staff will check what’s available and confirm your visit by email. If you’ve made an online visit booking request and haven’t received a confirmation email within 1-3 working days, email You can also book by phone, call 01772 442234, Monday to Friday from 0845 – 1645 hours.

There is a visitors centre (click here) or call 01772 442109. You can leave items such as mobile phones, cigarettes , food & drink etc in locker here while you have your visit. Like at all prisons you will be required to produce photo ID and proof of address before being admitted to the prison and you will be searched by prison staff. Make sure you arrive well before the time of your visit so that all the paperwork/formalities are completed; if you are late for your visit you may not be admitted to the visits hall.

Getting there:

HMP Wymott is located on the same site as HMP Garth

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The nearest main railway station is Leyland which is about 6 miles away from the prison. Click here for train times, Taxis are available at the station, call 01772 424242. The nearest minor station is Croston which is around 1-2 miles away, but there are limited facilities and there may not be any taxi’s, call 01772 600489. The bus #112 runs from a stop outside the Queens Hotel in Leyland to the prison (bus timetables)

By Car: From M6 (junction 28): Turn left, follow mini-roundabout, go straight across and follow road to traffic lights. Turn left, go through next set of lights, follow road round to right (leisure centre on left). At end, turn left and then immediately right. Follow road to end (mini-roundabout) and turn right. At next mini-roundabout, go straight across. Bear left into Slater Lane and go straight across at the traffic lights. Follow the road to the end and turn left. Garth is approximately one mile on the right (follow signs

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