It's simple to reach Swanage Beach, in Swanage, by train. Simply hop on a train to Wareham station and then it's just accessible by train on Summer Saturdays. SWR trains run to Wareham, then on to Corfe Castle. You can pick up a connecting steam train on the Swanage Railway which takes you right to the seaside! The map here shows the simplified route from Wareham station: there are also frequent buses from here too..

Swanage Beach in Swanage is an absolute classic seaside destination.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 18:30
Saturday 07:15 - 13:50
Sunday 10:00 - 14:00
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

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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 spaces69
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£90.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Platform one (for trains towards Poole, Bournemouth and London Waterloo) has level access from the station entrance.

Platform two (for trains to Wool, Dorchester South and Weymouth) has level access from the station entrance.

Interchange between platforms is via a stepped  footbridge

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

Departures and arrivals from Wareham (Dorset)

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Southampton CentralSouth Western Railway06:27On time
to BournemouthSouth Western Railway06:401Scheduled
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway06:492Scheduled
to BournemouthSouth Western Railway07:361Scheduled
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway07:492Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway06:26On time
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway06:391Scheduled
from BournemouthSouth Western Railway06:492Scheduled
from WeymouthSouth Western Railway07:351Scheduled
from BournemouthSouth Western Railway07:492Scheduled

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