Web site of the Friends of Bruton Railway Station and supporters of Castle Cary Station





Also information on this great tourist area and its rail, coach and bus services, how to get rail information, tickets and lots more; just click on the links. Within easy reach are Wells and its Cathedral, the City of Bath, with its Roman Baths and Georgian Terraces, Glastonbury, famous for its Abbey and of course its Festival, Stourhead House and Garden (most popular National Trust site in England), Longleat House and famous Safari Park, Stonehenge,  Wincanton Race Course, the Bath and West Showground and Hauser and Wirth Somersets Gallery at Bruton and much more.


Our Local Stations

Instant information for residents and for visitors already here





General information about the region, and much more

Map &c

Click on any of the underlined words

On other main pages: Go to: Useful Links for journey planning, ticket purchase, rail and coach links to airports, London Buses and Underground (Subway), Rail Cards, alternative forms of transport and much more; Notes on Accessibility, a problem at some stations; Information about Bruton, Castle Cary and Gillingham towns, with local maps and satellite views; Information about the Friends of Bruton Railway Station, with some recent pictures, and finally, if you have any comments or suggestions for the improvement of this site, or spot any errors, we would very much like to hear from you. You can contact us for this purpose using the Feedback page.


To open a map of the Rail System of South West England and see how it connects with the rest of the country, click on the little map on the right. This gives one-click access to timetables for all the routes shown. For much more information about the services in this region please click on About rail links.  There is also a page of Other timetables.





Trains at Bruton and Castle Cary

and rail links with the rest of the country


[google7bd7630d4db204d1.html] Trains for Bruton, Castle Cary, Evercreech, Shaftesbury, Shepton Mallet, Wincanton, Wells, Glastonbury Festival, Sunrise Festival and Farm Fest at Gilcombe Farm Bruton, Bath and West Showground, Ditcheat Stables, Timetables for local regional and many national train services, Local Information and much more.  

Book Now!!

If you already know what you want to do you can buy your ticket on line now by clicking on National Rail Enquiries

You can also use this link to plan a journey to anywhere in the UK, however many changes it involves. You can collect your ticket at a booking office (locally Castle Cary or Gillingham) or use the ticket machine on the station forecourts at both places. There is no booking office at Bruton, but you can board without a ticket and pay when the conductor comes around.



Train times, with connections to London Paddington. Is your train going to be on time?   Bruton buses.

Castle Cary   

Train times for local services, & main line services to London (with Paddington times) and to the West. Train on time?


Train times at Westbury where you can change for Newport & Cardiff or for Salisbury, Southampton, Portsmouth and Brighton.


Train times at Gillingham (Dorset) for South West Trains to London, (with Waterloo times) and to Exeter.

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Bristol-Bruton-Castle Cary-Weymouth services 3 to 31 August

No trains from Weymouth will run beyond Westbury during the electrification works at Bath. To see  three special pages about this Click Here. If in doubt check with National Rail Enquiries. If you run into any difficulties would you very kindly let us know by using our Feedback page as we have a hot line to the train company.