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Trains to Chetnole

Chetnole train station which dates from the 1930s may be a small rural 1 platform station but for its tiny size it still sees a relatively lively departure and arrival schedule. Located as it is on the Gloucester to Weymouth route of the Great Western Railway network it sees south-bound trains from Chetnole to Weymouth run 8 times a day. In the other direction towards Gloucester there are 7 departures daily although only 4 of these run direct to Gloucester.

Miniature-sized Chetnole itself has little beyond its Chetnole Inn and a bus service from directly outside the station but Yeovil Town – just a 12 minute train ride from Chetnole – offers plenty of amenities. This rolling-hill countryside surrounded town has, among other attractions, a wealth of historical buildings, a theatre, a country park and a market. A little bigger yet but still close by is coastal located Weymouth – only 35 minutes from Chetnole railway station. This town offers what is generally considered to be one of the south coast's top nightlife spots as well as a host of accommodations ranging from camping to hotels. Other notable direct destinations possible from Chetnole train station include the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city of Bath and Bristol's Temple Mead's station. The Cotswold enveloped cathedral city of Gloucester can be reached in around 2 hours 26 minutes by train from Chetnole station and a variety of easy connections bring places such as Taunton, Plymouth and Weston-super-Mare within reach too.

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Chetnole station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Chetnole. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Chetnole station, helping you to plan your next journey.


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


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones :
  • 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 :
  • Nearest station with more facilities :

    The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Chetnole are:

    • Dorchester



  • Car parking spaces : 0

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 2
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV : False
  • Cycle storage notes :

    Please note cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge restriction apply please pick a "cycling by train" leaflet at your local station.


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

    access to platform is via 23 steps

  • 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 Chetnole


Stockbridge Road, Chetnole, Dorchester, Dorset, DT9 6EP
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