Bowood House and Gardens are some of the most wonderful historic houses in the area. There are over 100-acres of landscaped grounds with an adventure playground, soft play, and a petting farm.


It's easy to reach Bowood House and Gardens in Chippenham, by train. Simply hop on a train to Chippenham station - then it's a long walk from the station, but there are buses direct from Chippenham and taxis too - only about 15 mins.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Bowood House and Gardens’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 05:50:00 until 20:00:00
  • Saturday open from 05:50:00 until 19:30:00
  • Sunday open from 08:00:00 until 19:30:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at specific times. Please check at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Step-free category A station - This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform. Step free access available to both platforms via lifts from the main station entrance and disused platform. Station is accessible if arriving at the station main entrance and not from the north.
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
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Web kioskAvailable
Staff Help notes
Meeting point: Ticket office.
Customer Service notes
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Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAPCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Car parking spaces640
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces106
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Disused platform and north car park.
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Chippenham station is served by a taxi rank or a cab office. Check availability before travelling, and pre-book if necessary. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Chippenham

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Swindon (Wilts)Great Western Railway05:432Scheduled
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway05:522Scheduled
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway06:152Scheduled
to Southampton CentralGreat Western Railway06:271Scheduled
to SwanseaGreat Western Railway06:331Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from WestburyGreat Western Railway05:422Scheduled
from Bristol Temple MeadsGreat Western Railway05:502Scheduled
from Bristol Temple MeadsGreat Western Railway06:132Scheduled
from Swindon (Wilts)Great Western Railway06:261Scheduled
from London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway06:311Scheduled

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