How to get to Thorpe Park by train

Planning a day out at Thorpe Park and want to travel there by train? You're in luck. We've got all the info you need to know about taking the train, including which station to go to, bus connections, and upcoming train times.

The nearest train station to Thorpe Park

The nearest train station to Thorpe Park is Staines which is about 3 miles away from the theme park. Staines is served by regular South Western Railway services from London Waterloo and Reading.

Getting from Staines train station to Thorpe Park

There is a shuttle bus link (number 950) that operates directly from Staines train station to Thorpe Park approximately every 15-20 minutes. This shuttle starts running at 09:00 from Staines station and stops running from Thorpe Park an hour after park closing time - making it an ideal solution for day visitors taking the train.

Thorpe Park is one of the UK's most popular theme parks, well worth a visit with the kids. Famous for Stealth, Saw - The Ride and Nemesis Inferno, Thorpe Park houses 27 different rides but is mainly focused on thrill rides and rollercoasters. Take a look at their official website for information on booking and visiting.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:15 - 20:00
Saturday 06:10 - 19:55
Sunday 07:10 - 18:40
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
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 nameGresham Road-Main car park
Car parking spaces32
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£315.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces138
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Cycle Compound for 72 cycles located on Platform 1

Booking Hall entrance, Platform 2

Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Both platforms have level access onto the platforms. There is also level access to the booking hall.

Interchange -  A Lift is now available within the station. 

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

Departures and arrivals from Staines

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Staines station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Ascot (Berks)South Western Railway05:30On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway05:371On time
to WeybridgeSouth Western Railway05:442On time
to Ascot (Berks)South Western Railway06:00On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:031On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway05:512On time
from WokingSouth Western Railway05:52On time
from Windsor & Eton RiversideSouth Western Railway06:001On time
from Ascot (Berks)South Western Railway06:00On time
from Windsor & Eton RiversideSouth Western Railway06:071On time

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