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Trains to Blackwater

A borders station straddling Hampshire, Surrey, and Berkshire all at once, Blackwater Railway Station provides its trifecta of regions with regular Great Western Railway service along the North Downs Line from Reading to Redhill and Gatwick Airport. Blackwater Station’s two platforms see bidirectional service; platform 1 sees eastbound trains from Blackwater to Gatwick Airport, while platform 2 sees westbound trains towards Reading. Two trains operate each hour, one express and one stopping. Additional trains may operate at peak periods. On Sundays, an extra hourly service operates between Reading and Gatwick Airport.

Blackwater Station is unstaffed, and emergency telephones are provided on both platforms, along with shelters and seating. Cycle storage is available off platform 1, and a council-managed car park is located nearby. Tickets may be purchased or collected from self-service ticket machines at the station. Level access is available to both platforms, but platform interchange is possible only through a highway route.

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Station details & facilities

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Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available : False
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available : False
  • Lost Property phone number : 03457 000 125


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones : False
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Staff Help Notes : Please note station is unstaffed. Please call our assist line if you require assistance at this station
  • Customer Service Notes : Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
  • Customer help points :



  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Council Managed Car Park
  • Carpark operator : Local Council
  • Car parking spaces : 100

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 33
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV : False
  • Cycle storage location : Platform 1
  • Cycle storage notes :

    Please note cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge.


  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes :

    Level access from highway to both platforms but inter platform access only available via extended highway route (approx 350 metres). No footbridge

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    Accessible taxis are not available

Trains to Blackwater


London Road, Blackwater, GU17 9AB
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