Oare Gunpowder Works is a former industrial area but now a serene natural park area with trails for hikers and their pets, plus gunpowder-mill ruins & local wildlife.


It's easy to reach Oare Gunpowder Works in Faversham, by train. Simply hop on a train to Faversham station - then it's a 10-15 minute walk from the station.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Oare Gunpowder Works’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 06:15:00 until 19:30:00
  • Saturday open from 06:15:00 until 19:30:00
  • Sunday open from 08:00:00 until 19:00:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number0345 322 7021
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Buffet and coffee bar
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
This station has a degree of step-free access to the platform, which may be in both directions or in one direction only - please check details - Step free access from subway to all platforms now available via lifts. Access from car park involves using a second lift and a steep slope. Access from ticket office side involves a steep ramp only.
Toilets notesPlatforms 1/2 and 3/4- Available during staffing hours
Baby changeUnavailable
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
*Helpline closed on Christmas Day Assistance/Help available from station staff from First to Last trains.
Customer Service notes
0345 322 7021
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorSaba Park Solutions UK Limited
Car parking spaces170
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces33
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
In the car park and on the ramp to the car park form the subway
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is not available at the station.
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

Faversham 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 Faversham

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Faversham station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern15:281On time
to Dover PriorySoutheastern15:293On time
to RamsgateSoutheastern15:363On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern15:372On time
to Dover PriorySoutheastern15:523On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London VictoriaSoutheastern15:263Late
from London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern15:324Late
from RamsgateSoutheastern15:352On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern15:483On time
from RamsgateSoutheastern15:572On time

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.