You can easily reach Spiceball Country Park by train. The nearest station is Banbury, which is served by CrossCountry, GWR, and Chiltern Railways. Once you exit Banbury stations its a short 11-minute walk from through the High Street and along the river. Soon enough you'll find yourself surrounded by greenery and feel a world away from the hustle and bustle of life.

Escape to Spiceball Country Park to enjoy acres of open space. Walk around the park and make sure you find a shaded spot to enjoy a picnic to watch the world go by! As the largest park in Banbury, Spiceball Country Park has both a canal and a river running through it and boasts a children’s play area, two skateboard ramps, meadows, woodland, towpath and riverside walks, and picnic area to enjoy. 

Visit the Banbury Council website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:45 - 20:15
Saturday 06:35 - 19:15
Sunday 08:10 - 17:40
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Shops noteKiosk News agent
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Staff will assist wherever possible. Please note that the advertised availability of staff may differ from time to time without notice due to local arrangements or staff sickness.
Customer Service notes

03456 005 165 (0830 to 1730, Mondays to Fridays)

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark operatorChiltern Railways
Car parking spaces795
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces80
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
Near station entrance next to taxi rank.
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Flat access to all platforms via lifts.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
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Departures and arrivals from Banbury

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Aylesbury Vale ParkwayChiltern Railways10:05On time
to OxfordCrossCountry10:15On time
to Leamington SpaChiltern Railways10:45On time
to TackleyGreat Western Railway10:48On time
to Aylesbury Vale ParkwayChiltern Railways11:05On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from OxfordCrossCountry09:361On time
from TackleyGreat Western Railway09:43On time
from Leamington SpaChiltern Railways10:05On time
from OxfordCrossCountry10:361On time
from Aylesbury Vale ParkwayChiltern Railways10:45On time

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