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Dorchester South Train Station

Dorchester South

Dorchester South station
Station Approach
Dorchester
Dorset
DT1 1QX

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Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 05:50 to 18:15
Saturday - 06:45 to 17:00
Sunday - 08:30 to 16:00

  • NO Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • NO Impaired Access Staff

Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Accessible Public Telephones No
    • Accessible Taxis No
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter No
    • Impared Access Staff No
    • Impared Access Ticket Gate No
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines YES Yes
    • Induction Loop No
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down No
    • National Key Toilets No
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available No
    • Impaired Access Helpline Hours Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
    • Accesible Ticket Machine

      All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details

    • Customer Help Point Customer Help points are located on every platform
    • Helpline YES Yes
    • Helpline Contact Details 0800 5282100
    • Helpline Contact URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Helpline Open Note 24 hours a day, except Christmas Day and Boxing Day
    • National Key Toilets N/A
    • Step Free Access

      Step-free category B Station - Ramp to Platform 1 at approx 1:14 gradient (to London) via Booking Hall, or level via car park (1 step via side gate next to Booking Hall when closed). Ramp at approx 1:20 to Platform 2 (to Weymouth) from separate entrance. No reasonable step-free access between platforms


      Coverage: no Part Of Station
    • Step Free Access Coverage No Part of Station
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Pre-Purchase Collection YES Yes
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Customer Service Note Outside the entrance to the ticket office
    • Penalty Fares SW
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: No
      Smartcard Validator: Yes
  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Monday - Friday - 05:50 to 18:15
      Saturday - 06:45 to 17:00
      Sunday - 08:30 to 16:00
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 50.70927877
    • Longitude -2.437250357
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change No
    • Toilets Note The toilets are located on Platform 1.
  • Cycle Storage
    • Sheltered no
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV No
    • Note

      2 lockers plus 10 additional cycle spaces 

    • Spaces 12
    • Type
      Lockers
      Wheel Racks
  • Parking
    • Car Parking Details

      Weekend tickets available after 1200 Fridays £6.00



      Name: Station Car Park
      Spaces: 47
      Charges:
      Off-peak: N/A
      PerHour: N/A
      Daily: £3.60
      Weekly: £18.00
      Monthly: £54.60
      ThreeMonthly: £163.80
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: £420.00
      Saturday: £3.00
      Sunday: £3.00
      Note:

      Bank Holiday £3.50 



      Number Accessible Spaces: 2
      Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
      Cctv: No
      Open:
      Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
      Url: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone No
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around Dorchester South station (http://btopenzone.hotspot-directory.com)
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops No
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet No
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format  here (http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/posters/DCH.pdf)
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Station Information
    • Post Box No
    • ATM No
    • Baby Change No
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Shops No
    • Seated Area YES Yes
    • Station Buffet No
    • Showers No
    • Trolley YES Yes
    • Wifi YES Yes
    • Waiting Room No
    • Lost Property
      Operator Name:

      Please register your lost property using the form at S W R Lost Property. It can take several days for items to turn up, we will let you know if they do.

    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Customer Service Note Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650
    • Staffing Level No
  • Other transportation
    • Rail Replacement Services

      Station forecourt, off Weymouth Avenue

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