for Melksham's public transport users

Trains ... Swindon - Chippenham - Melksham - Trowbridge - Westbury ....... and connections to over 2,500 stations in Great Britain

HomeLive train departuresTimetableStation LocationFares, localFares, Bath & BristolFares, LondonOther Fare Information
Bus departures (Melksham town centre)Bus and train departures (at and near station)Buses serving Melksham
About Melksham2019 VisionNewsMeetingsPicturesOld PicturesVolunteersKnow your Melksham quizCampaigning tipsContact

Melksham station frontage - 1968

Melksham Station - old pictures from "Save The Train"

Pictures from before Melksham station re-opened
















Further picture ... 1985 and later ... to be added

 


Melksham Banner

Melksham Station is back in business!

Up to 18 trains per day call ... services every day of the week

Follow the links on this (Melksham Rail User Group) page for timetables, fares, trips and other information

 

News and Upcoming ....

Melksham Summer/Autumn Timetable available in the Town Hall, Library and Tourist Information Centre. Download from www.mrug.org.uk/Summer2019brochure.pdf

Next diary date - MRUG business meeting, 16th October.

Initial data (provisional) for train times from December 2019 – see [[here]]

Report on reduction of station dwell time – three specific ideas for Melksham proposed by the Melksham Rail User Group in reply to request for suggestions from Mark Hopwood on 18th July 2019 for input by 24th July 2019 - [[here]]

Report on summer 2019 promotion - carnivals, and fetes - see [[here]]. Thank you to everyone who's helped - and enjoy your summer trips. Pictures from Imber on 17th August - here

Tribute to class 153 trains - the single carriages which provided the vital stepping stone from no useful service to what we now have, 2013-2018 on the line, now retiring from GWR

New "Great West Way Discover" tickets launched - travel as much as you like on selected routes, two of the tickets include Melksham - great for a Staycation or for visitors to the UK who are staying with you for a while. There are now 10 different rangers and rovers that include Melksham - see [here] for a list including maps and prices.



Other sites to visit


Forum latest new topics

* How many stations remain no-go zones for wheelchairs?

* MOVED: November Amendments to First Discover Services

* Helping (?) people in wheelchairs

* Swindon to Esher

* Transport for Wales - the first year

* Progress of shift from paper to smart tickets - RDG

* London Overground - proposed ticket office reduction of hours