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Buses ... local, and to Bath, Devizes, Chippenham, Trowbridge, Corsham and Bradford-on-Avon

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Trains at Melksham

At 7th August 2020

Public Transport to, from, within Melksham. Download timetable sheets

Sheet 1
Sheet index and summary of routes covered on each
Map of public transport services from Melksham
Map showing main bus stopsand railway Station
Train and bus safety posters / Coronavirus changes

Sheet 2
Trains, Swindon - Chippenham - Melksham - Trowbridge - Westbury
Also Melksham Station Car Park Tariff and transport use safety

Sheet 3
Buses, Bath - Melksham - Devizes (271 - 273)

Sheet 4
Buses, Chippenham - Melksham - Trowbridge - Frome (x34)
Buses, Corsham - Melksham - Bradford-on-Avon -Trowbridge (68/69)
Coaches, Frome - Melksham - Swindon - London (402)

Sheet 5
Buses, Melksham Town (14,15)
Buses, Marlborough - Calne - Melksham - Bath (Royal United) (x76)

Full timetables here too - scroll down for ...
1. Trains to Chippenham and Swindon
2. Trains to Trowbridge and Westbury
3. Buses to Bath and to Devizes (changed 13th July)
4. Buses to Chippenham, and to Trowbridge and Frome
5. Town buses
6. Buses to Corsham, and to Trowbridge via Holt
7. Bus to Bath (RUH) and to Calne and Marlborough
8. National Express Coach to and from London and Frome (restarts 27.7.20)

Train timetables are from Monday July 13th 2020.

The following trains leave WESTBURY 17 minutes and TROWBRIDGE 10 minutes before they arrive at Melksham. They call at CHIPPENHAM 10 minutes and Swindon 27 minutes after they leave Melksham

Monday to Friday


Saturday


Sunday



The following trains leave SWINDON 27 minutes and CHIPPENHAM 10 minutes before they arrive at Melksham. They call at TROWBRIDGE 10 minutes and WESTBURY 17 minutes after they leave Melksham
Monday to Friday


Saturday


Sunday



Buses
Following valid from 13th July 2020 and through the summer

Following valid from 13th July 2020 and through the summer

Following valid from 13th July 2020 and through the summer

Following valid now and through the summer










An app is available showing live train status for the next few hours at TransWilts App . The App can also be downloaded to a Smart phone/tablet from the Apple Store or Google Play.

Off peak fares are valid all day Saturday and Sunday, and after 09:29 Monday to Friday (08:29 on some journeys).

Children aged 5 to 15 travel at half the adult fare. Children under 5, dogs, bicycles (limited capacity) at no charge. Railcard discounts for holders of senior, disabled, two together, 16-25, and friend and family. Terms vary according to card; typically 34% discount.

Groupsave (for groups of 3 or more adults) also offers a 34% discount. Season tickets offering unlimited journeys between specified points (and intermediate stations) are available for periods ranging from 7 days to 1 year.

Tickets also available from Warminster, Frome, Dilton Marsh and Bradford-on-Avon to Swindon via Melksham at Westbury price. Tickets from Westbury and Trowbridge to Chippenham and Swindon are also avaialble via Bath Spa, but at higher prices. However there are some concessions during times of disruption to the Melksham services for engineering work, and travel via Bath may be possible at via Melksham prices

Tickets should be purchased prior to joining the train. Ticket machines are now available at all stations on the line, and all stations except Melksham also have staffed ticket offices. Some ticket machines do not accept cash; if there is no opportunity for you to purchase your ticket before you join, you may buy your ticket from the train manager.

 


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About the Melksham Rail User Group

Formerly the Melksham Rail Development Group Founded 1995

Current timetables and advice
Bus and Train Timetables - August 2020
Covid Travel advice - August 2020

News and Upcoming ....
28.7.20 Car parking changes - ((here))
August 2020 newletter ((here))
Next physical meeting if we can - 16.9.2020
(online too, that is for certain)
but please get in touch before if you wish!

Melksham Public Transport - Newsletters
* August 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* July 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* June 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* May 20 Newsletter - ((here))
* April 20 Newsletter - ((here))

TransWilts publications
2019/20 Annual Report (28.4.2020)
Knorr Bremse press release (27.4.2020)

New:
Bus updatesResources

35 Years Young - 13th May 2020
Online celebration - details
Picture are online ((here))

Passenger number predictions
How many passengers will be using Melksham Station in 2026 and in 2036? Neighbourhood plan input. See ((here)) for the web page or ((here)) for a printable version. Written 24.2.2020

Report on 2019 and plans for 2020 - Pick up a copy of our report at area board or council meetings or email to ask for a printed copy. Also available for download here


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