Travelling by train to Fort Nelson is super-simple. The nearest railway station to Fort Nelson is Portchester, which is served by Southern and South Western Railway services throughout the day. It's 30 minutes to the Fort Nelson on foot. Head up Hill Road as you leave the station and continue until this becomes Skew Road and then Nelson Lane - don't worry you'll see the fort well before this so you'll know you're heading in the right direction.
Fort Nelson is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection as you explore the ramparts, fortifications, secret underground tunnels, and ammunition bunkers of this fully restored Victorian fort overlooking the Solent.
Visit the Fort Nelson website for opening information.
|Weekdays||06:00 - 10:20|
|Saturday||08:00 - 14:00|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Nearest station with more facilities|
Fareham or Cosham
|Customer Service notes|
Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650
|Customer help points||Available|
|Cycle storage spaces||10|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Step-free access||Part of station|
|Step-free access notes|
The down platform towards Portsmouth is accessible via a very steep ramp. Some wheelchair users may require assistance. There is no wheelchair access to the up platform towards Southampton.
|Ramps for train access||Unavailable|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|to Portsmouth & Southsea||South Western Railway||21:22||2||Late|
|to Winchester||South Western Railway||21:40||1||On time|
|to Portsmouth Harbour||South Western Railway||21:48||2||On time|
|to Southampton Central||South Western Railway||22:00||1||On time|
|to Portsmouth & Southsea||South Western Railway||22:15||2||On time|
|from Southampton Central||South Western Railway||21:22||2||Late|
|from Portsmouth Harbour||South Western Railway||21:40||1||On time|
|from Eastleigh||South Western Railway||21:48||2||On time|
|from Portsmouth & Southsea||South Western Railway||22:00||1||On time|
|from Southampton Central||South Western Railway||22:15||2||On time|