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Whimple Railway Station serves the village of Whimple in east Devon with regular South Western Railway trains operating on the West of England Main Line. Trains from Whimple typically depart every two hours on the Main Line, running between London Waterloo in the northeast and Exeter St Davids in the southwest. At peak times, trains operate more frequently. Passengers for destinations in the west and Midlands should change at Basingstoke for Reading, and Salisbury for destinations on the Wessex Main Line. 

Whimple Station is a small halt with limited facilities, but cycle storage units and a car park are provided for passenger use. Tickets may be purchased or collected from the self-service ticket machines located near the station entrance by the waiting shelter. Help points are available throughout the station for passenger information. A waiting shelter with covered seating is provided close to the station entrance from the car park, with additional open-air seating nearby. There is step-free access throughout the station. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
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 spaces15
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces4
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Whimple is a wheelchair accessible station.

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

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Departures and arrivals from Whimple

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Whimple station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway05:281On time
to Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway06:151On time
to BasingstokeSouth Western Railway06:591On time
to Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway07:231On time
to Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway08:031On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway05:281On time
from AxminsterSouth Western Railway06:151On time
from Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway06:591On time
from Gillingham (Dorset)South Western Railway07:231On time
from SalisburySouth Western Railway08:031On time
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