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You can easily reach Monkey World, Ape Rescue Centre by train. The nearest station to Monkey World is Wool, which is served by South Western Railway services throughout the day. It's about a 29-minute walk north of the station to Monkey World.

A day at Monkey World is a great day out for all the family. Learn all about the animal kingdom and get up close to hundreds of animals from around the world. There's much to surprise, amaze and delight here at Monkey World.

Visit the Monkey World website for opening information.

 

Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 11:00
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces11
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Wool is a wheelchair accessible station. Some users may require assistance owing to ramp leading up to platforms 1. There is no step free interchange on the station.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Wool

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Wool station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to BournemouthSouth Western Railway22:541On time
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway22:572Late
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway08:131Scheduled
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway09:102Scheduled
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway09:131Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway22:541On time
from BournemouthSouth Western Railway22:562Late
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway08:121Scheduled
from BournemouthSouth Western Railway09:092Scheduled
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway09:121Scheduled
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