Travelling by train to the Tank Museum is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Tank Museum is Wool, which is served by South Western Railway services throughout the day. It's 34 minutes to the Tank Museum on foot. Simply walk west of the station on Linsay Road.

The Tank Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Tank Museum website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 11:00
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00
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 spaces11
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Wool is a wheelchair accessible station. Some users may require assistance owing to ramp leading up to platforms 1. There is no step free interchange on the station.

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

Departures and arrivals from Wool

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Wool station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to WeymouthSouth Western Railway09:54On time
to Dorchester SouthSouth Western Railway09:55On time
to Wareham (Dorset)South Western Railway10:03On time
to Wareham (Dorset)South Western Railway10:25On time
to Dorchester SouthSouth Western Railway10:27On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Wareham (Dorset)South Western Railway09:54On time
from Wareham (Dorset)South Western Railway09:55On time
from Dorchester SouthSouth Western Railway10:03On time
from Dorchester SouthSouth Western Railway10:22On time
from Wareham (Dorset)South Western Railway10:27On time

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