Alton railway station, on the South West line, is 5-10 minutes' walk from Alton Town Centre and High Street, also reachable via the 38 and 64 buses. The Alton Library, the Curtis Museum and Anstey Park are all within 10-minute's walk.
The station is a departure point for the Mid Hants Railway 'Watercress Line', with its historic steam trains.
Trains run to Farnham every 30 minutes and to Bentley every hour.
Alton is a station in Hampshire operated by South Western Railway. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets. All platforms are step free accessible. The station is staffed part time. There is a car park with 185 spaces available at this station. There are 60 spaces to lock up your bike as well. If you're looking for information about onward travel, there's a downloadable PDF available here. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Monday - Friday: 06:30 - 19:00, Saturday: 07:30 - 17:30, Sunday: 08:30 - 16:00.
Alton station, Station Road, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 2PZ
South Western Railway
By entrance to booking hall
Monday - Friday: 06:30 - 19:00
Saturday: 07:30 - 17:30
Sunday: 08:30 - 16:00
Please contact our Customer Service Department on 0345 6000 650
The toilets are located on Platform 1. The National key toilets are located on Platform 1; these toilets are operated by a radar key. The toilet facilities are only available during Ticket Office opening hours.
Baby changing facilities
Cards and Coins
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Tourist Information Office
Bureau de Change
Monday - Friday: 06:00 - 22:00
Saturday: 06:00 - 22:00
Sunday: 06:00 - 22:00
Step Free Access
Level access to Platform 1. Lifts to Platform 2
Customer Help Points
Customer Help points are located on every platform
Monday - Friday: 06:00 - 13:24
Saturday: 06:00 - 13:24
Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00
Accessible Ticket Machines
All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details
Accessible Booking Office Counter
Ramp for Train Access
National Key Toilets
The National key toilets are located on Platform 1; these toilets are operated by a radar key. The toilet facilities are only during Ticket Office opening hours.