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Trains to Shawford

Shawford train station is used by the small community of Twyford and the surrounding villages in Hampshire around 15 miles north of Southampton. It was started in the late 19th-century by the then London and South Western Railway. Interestingly, the station has featured in several productions including the ‘70s film Brief Encounter starring Sophia Loren and the British TV series One Foot in the Grave. The station is unstaffed and there's no ticket office, though there are self-service machines. The original brick goods yard is still intact, though it was sold off some time ago to private investors. The station and the trains that pass through are managed by South Western Railway. There’s an hourly direct train to Southampton Central, with a journey time of approximately 18 minutes. There's also a northbound train to Basingstoke each hour, taking approximately 22 minutes.

When you step off at Shawford train station, you’ll be at the edge of the South Downs, a national park opened in 2011 with woodland, chalk hills and spectacular walking trails. Just remember to bring your walking boots.

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

Station details & facilities

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

Ticket Office

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


  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available :


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones : False
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Customer Service Notes :

    Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650

  • Customer help points :


  • Wifi available : False
  • Wifi notes :

    Find WiFi Hotspots around Shawford station

  • Web kiosk : False


  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Station Car Park
  • Car parking spaces : 30

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 12
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV : False


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

    Shawford is inaccessible to wheelchair users, they are advised to use Eastleigh or Winchester stations or contact our Assisted Travel Team (0800 52 82 100)

  • Ramps for train access : False
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines :
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
Trains to Shawford


Shawford Road, Shawford, SO21 2AA
Ticket Office Hours