Newbury train station is set just south of the town centre.
The town's racecourse is 20 minutes' walk from the station, or 2 minutes by rail to Newbury Racecourse train station. The grand, 5,000-acre Highclere Castle estate, where Downton Abbey was filmed, is 6 miles south of the station.
Trains run to Reading around twice an hour, and to London Paddington hourly. There are also services to Exeter St Davids and Plymouth.
Newbury is a station in Berkshire operated by Great Western Railway. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets. The platforms aren't step free accessible. The station is staffed part time. There is a car park with 240 spaces available at this station. There are 45 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: 06:00 - 20:24, Saturday: 06:15 - 19:45, Sunday: 08:30 - 17:30.
From March 12th 2018 upgrade work will affect services from this station. Click here for full details.
Newbury station, Station Approach, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 5DG
Great Western Railway
Location: At station entrance
Monday - Friday: 06:00 - 20:24
Saturday: 06:15 - 19:45
Sunday: 08:30 - 17:30
Please note: Reservations and tickets requiring reservations can only be sold between 09:00 and 17:00
Applicable Operators: Great Western Railway
Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
The toilets are located on Platforms 1 and 2. The National key toilets are operated by a RADAR key. The RADAR key is available from station staff upon request.
Baby changing facilities
Cards and Coins
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Tourist Information Office
Bureau de Change
Step Free Access
No Part of Station
Level access to ticket office and both platforms. Inter platform access only possible via stepped footbridge or highway (approx 350 metres)
Customer Help Points
Staff assistance is available; please request assistance from any member of staff if you have not booked assistance in advance.
Monday - Friday: 06:00 - 21:36
Weekend: 07:00 - 22:00
Saturday: 06:00 - 21:36
Sunday: 08:30 - 17:30
Accessible Ticket Machines
Accessible Booking Office Counter
Ramp for Train Access
Accessible taxis are available. Please request staff assistance.
National Key Toilets
The National key toilets are operated by a radar key. The radar key is available from station staff. A 'National Key Scheme' key [RADAR] can be purchased by contacting the following. Address: RADAR Key Company, 11 Church Street Exmouth EX8 1PE. Tel: 01395 265543. Fax: 01395 222088. Email: email@example.com.
Impaired Mobility Pick-up Points
Set- Down / Pick up Points are available at the station entrance
Facilities for storage of 45 cycles. Additional 8 key operated, secure cycle lockers. Keys available from staff for small fee. Please note cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge.