Located to the south of the city, Chichester train station is right next to the bus station, with easy access to the by-pass and local cycle routes to help explorers reach Chichester's countryside.
Trains have been bringing visitors to this historic cathedral city in West Sussex since 1847. While Chichester station was extensively rebuilt in the 1950s, you can't go far in Chichester without coming across evidence of the city's impressive past.
The Roman baths and city walls, the cathedral, and the Tudor market cross are all within about 10 minutes' walk of the station, and there are many other fine examples of architecture. In the mainly pedestrianised centre, it's easy to stroll around the wealth of shops, eateries and cultural attractions.
Chichester is the nearest train station for Goodwood and gives great access to the South Downs National Park and the beautiful stretch of coastline from West Wittering to Pagham.
|Staffing level||The staff is available at all times.|
|Telephone types||Cards and coins|
|Station Buffet notes|
Cold drinks vending machine Food outlet (Seating available)
Located by the ticket office
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Nearest station with more facilities|
This is a Category A station: This station has step-free access to all platforms. Assistance Meeting Point is the Ticket Office.
|Staff Help notes|
Partial - when station is staffed.
|Customer help points||Unavailable|
|Carpark name||Station car park|
|Carpark operator||Saba UK - www.sabaparking.co.uk/southern-railway|
|Cycle storage spaces||180|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes|
Outside both station entrances
|Cycle storage notes||There is cycle storage available.|
|Step-free access||Step free access is available throughout the whole station.|
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Available|
|Accessible taxis||Accessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Chichester train station is mainly served by Southern trains, which connect Brighton to Chichester in 55m, London to Chichester in 1h 42m and Portsmouth to Chichester in 30m. Need more information on how to get to Chichester by train? Check out our dedicated page to trains to Chichester.
Want to know when your next train from/to Chichester station departs? Scroll down this page and click on the ‘Departures’ tab if you want to check all trains departing from Chichester railway station or click on the ‘Arrivals’ tab for more information about all services arriving into Chichester.
There are two ways into the station: Station Approach, off Southgate for platform 1, and Stockbridge Road for platform 2. Access between the two platforms is via the stairs and a bridge or subway and lift. Both sides of the station have pay-and-display car parks, cycle racks, taxi ranks, ticket machines and toilets. The ticket counter is on the Station Approach side. The disabled toilet is on platform 1.
Chichester train station has two car parks on both sides of the station building. Step-free access is available throughout the whole station.
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Chichester station is open every day that services are running to and from the station. The station usually opens just before the first train of the day leaves and then closes after the last train departs. Ticket office opening hours may vary.
Trains arrive into and depart from Chichester station almost every day, although there may be fewer services during the weekends and bank holidays. Check our live train times for up-to-date information on trains running to and from Chichester.
Yes, there are toilets available to use at Chichester station.
Yes, dogs are allowed at Chichester station, but they should be kept on a lead or in a pet carrier at all times.