Instant information for residents and for visitors already here
General information about the region, and much more
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) services, Rail
Cards, alternative forms of transport and much more; Notes on Wheelchair Access,
difficult at some stations; Information about Bruton, Castle Caryand Gillinghamtownswith local maps and satellite views; Information about the Friends of Bruton
Railway Station; 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 see a map ofthe rail system of South West England and how it connects with the
rest of the country, click on the little map on the right. This has one-click access
to timetables for all the routes shown. For much more information about the services
on these lines please click on About rail links. There is also a page of Other timetables.
[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.
You can also use this link to plan a journey anywhere in the UK, however many changes
it involves. You can collect your ticket at a booking office (locally Castle Cary
orGillingham) 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 at Westbury where you can change for Newport & Cardiff or for Salisbury,
Southampton, Portsmouth and Brighton.
Train times at Gillingham (Dorset) forSouth West Trains to London, (withWaterloo
times)and to Exeter.
Important note: Services between Exeter and Plymouth are by rail replacement bus
until further notice because of the destruction of the track at Dawlish by the sea;
repairs will take at least till April. Other parts of the rail system may be affected
by flooding. You will always do well to check for updates with National Rail Enquiries
using the link below.