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 tickets at the booking office at Castle Cary station or use the ticket machine on the station forecourt. There is no booking office at Bruton station, but you can board here without a ticket and pay when the conductor comes around.

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To open a map of the Rail System of South West England and see how it connects more widely, click here. For information about the rail services linking the region with the rest of the country please click on About rail links and Timetables. On other main pages: Go to: Useful Links for journey planning, ticket purchase, rail and coach links to airports, London Buses and Underground,  Rail Cards, alternative forms of transport and much more; Notes on Accessibility, a problem at some stations; All about local and regional Buses and Coaches; Information about Bruton town, with a local map and a satellite view; Information about the Friends of Bruton Railway Station; finally, if you have any comments or suggestions for the improvement of this site, or spot any errors,  would you very kindly let us know by using the Contact us Page.


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Website of the Friends of Bruton Railway Station

Trains at Bruton and Castle Cary

and rail links with the rest of the country, also local bus and coach information



Home Amended Timetable Rail Map of SW Useful Links  Buses and Coaches 

As a voluntary organisation we accept no responsibility for errors or changes in times or schedules


About this wonderful area: Within easy reach are Wells and its Cathedral, the City of Bath, with 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 Safari Park, Stonehenge,  Wincanton Race Course, the Bath and West Showground, Hauser and Wirth’s International Art Gallery at Bruton and of course our latest attraction The Newt in Somerset, between Bruton and Castle Cary.

   To find your way around this site, hover over the links above and more will appear


Quick access for everyone, especially new residents and visitors

Show me a train from Bruton to: Bristol    Bath Spa    Paddington    Bradford-on-Avon          Dorchester    Frome    Salisbury    Trowbridge   Waterloo    Westbury GW or SW          Weymouth    Yeovil GW or SW

Show me a train from Castle Cary to: Paddington    Exeter    Taunton    Salisbury          Waterloo

I want a timetable for:  Birmingham*   Cardiff**   Derby*   Edinburgh    Portsmouth**              (*take the North East and Scotland option, **scroll down and look for B1 on the list)

I just want a bus timetable for the Bruton area.   Oh yes, and coaches to London                                                              (Superfast 2 at Wincanton or 3 at Shepton Mallet)

Tell me about:  Bruton station  Castle Cary station   Bruton Town    Click on the underlined words


Reduced Train Services because of Covid-19

 Most trains are running at different times. Check times with

 National Rail Enquiries

or click here to see our version of the GWR one published on 23 March. Clicking on their initials here will take you to their provisional timetable.


SWR trains are not running on our line, or from Bristol to Salisbury, but they are running through Gillingham to Waterloo..


The Friends of Bruton Railway Station