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.
Nest MRUG public meeting|
18th March 2020 - see [here]
* End of large discount on season ticket by TFWales
* Problems at Bedminster and Parson Street on 23/01/20
* GWR to cease involvement with easitNETWORK, 31.3.2020
* Another curiosity for a Tilehurst rail user!
* 1B26 (17:17 London Paddington to Cardiff Central) - Wed 22/01/2020
* Alarming rise in use of on-train alarm systems
* Where does my pound go?