Branksome train station is located in Poole and is part of the South Western Main Line, serving the areas of Branksome and Branksome Park with connections to London and Weymouth. The fastest journey time for direct trains from Branksome to London Waterloo is 1 hour and 58 minutes, while trains to Weymouth take a minimum of 45 minutes. The connection to Poole itself can take as little as 6 minutes.
Branksome itself is a largely residential area, though the area around the station is home to several shops and the Poole Retail Park lies nearby. Both platforms at Branksome train station are accessed by steps and they are linked by a footbridge over the line. There is a ticket machine and a staffed ticket office for passengers.
The station at Branksome was originally opened in 1893 on the site of a junction. Today, it is served on weekdays and Saturdays by one train an hour to Weymouth, and two hourly services to Poole and London.
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|Weekdays||06:05 - 10:00|
|Saturday||08:00 - 11:00|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Customer Service notes|
Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650
|Customer help points||Available|
|Weekdays||Open 24 hours|
|Saturday||Open 24 hours|
|Sunday||Open 24 hours|
|Carpark name||Station Car Park|
|Car parking spaces||30|
|Cycle storage spaces||10|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Step-free access||Part of station|
|Step-free access notes|
Branksone is an inaccessable station with stepped access to both platforms.
Passengers are advised to use Bournemouth (for London bound services), Poole (for Weymouth bound services) Alternatively passengers should contact South West Trains Assisted Travel Service on 0800 52 82 100 to arrange alternative transport.
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
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