It's simple to reach Branksome Dene Beach, in Branksome, by train. Simply hop on a train to Branksome station and then it's just a good mile from the beach, but it's well worth the effort.

Branksome Dene Beach in Branksome is a long, busy stretch; a real family favourite.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:05 - 10:00
Saturday 08:00 - 11:00
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
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 spaces30
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£135.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Branksone is an inaccessable station with stepped access to both platforms.

Passengers are advised to use Bournemouth (for London bound services), Poole (for Weymouth bound services) Alternatively passengers should contact South West Trains Assisted Travel Service on 0800 52 82 100 to arrange alternative transport.

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

Departures and arrivals from Branksome

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Branksome station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to WinchesterSouth Western Railway19:571On time
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway20:292On time
to PooleSouth Western Railway20:492On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway21:011On time
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway21:292On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from PooleSouth Western Railway19:571On time
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway20:292On time
from WinchesterSouth Western Railway20:492On time
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway21:011On time
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway21:292On time

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