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Situated on the long line which connects Weymouth to London, Sway train station in Hampshire offers an exciting range of destinations from Dorset coast to capital city. Dating from 1888, this station's South Western Railway trains offer hourly departures heading west towards Bournemouth, Poole and Weymouth and east to Southampton and London Waterloo. Sway train station is located in a village of the same name which is home to the prominent Grade II listed 66 metre structure known as Sway Tower – the world's highest non-reinforced concrete structure. Shops, pubs, restaurants and hotels can all be found in the village which also offers instant access to the New Forest.

Beach lover's can find themselves in Bournemouth in just 21 minutes. Every inch the traditional seaside resort, visitors can shop with a difference in one of its Victorian arcades, dine on locally sourced oysters or stroll the 2 miles of its beautiful gardens. Art and curio appreciators can explore the lavish cliff-perched Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum while those with a sense of adventure can ride the zipline which runs from pier to shore. Just a little further afield – 24 minutes by train from Sway – is the historic port of Southampton with great shopping, wonderful seafood restaurants and ferries to the Isle of Wight. Sway also links directly with Southampton Airport Parkway – a 33 minute journey - for those headed for Southampton Airport. Other seaside possibilities include Poole and Weymouth with journey times by train of 34 minutes and 1 hour 25 minutes respectively. London, with its almost endless menu of visitor attractions is 1 hour 49 minutes away.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:35 - 10:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes

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Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces32
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£75.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Step free access to both platforms but no interchange. Ticket Office accessible from street.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Sway

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Sway station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:051On time
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway06:202On time
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway06:442On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway07:051On time
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway07:262On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from PooleSouth Western Railway06:041On time
from BrockenhurstSouth Western Railway06:202On time
from Southampton CentralSouth Western Railway06:442On time
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway07:041On time
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway07:262On time
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