Chippenham Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Chippenham railway station is a main line railway station, serving the market town of Chippenham in Wiltshire, South West England. Managed by Great Western Railway and owned by Network Rail, the station lies on the Great Western Main Line and connects to the Wessex Main Line via Melksham. It is situated between Swindon and Bath Spa, and is served by Great Western Railway main line InterCity services between Bristol Temple Meads, and London Paddington, and a smaller Great Western Railway local service that runs between Swindon and Southampton Central, via Chippenham and Melksham over the northern end of the former Wilts, Somerset and Weymouth Railway. It was also the junction for a GWR branch line to Calne from 1863 until its closure as part of the 'Beeching Axe in 1965. Only two platforms at the station are now in use; the platform by the main entrance is now disused.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 177708 0
2014 160991 22376
2013 147123 3431
2012 150949 2124
2011 155175 0
2010 151463 0
2009 163455 0
2008 159501 0
2007 165163 0

Location Data

  • UK Parliament Constituency: Chippenham
  • Civil Parish/community: Chippenham
  • Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Chippenham Monkton
  • European Region: South West
  • Unitary Authority: Wiltshire Council

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Recent Crime Figures

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March 2015 4 10000010000200
February 2015 2 00000000001010
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December 2014 2 00100000001000
November 2014 1 00100000000000
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December 2013 1 00000000000001
November 2013 1 00000010000000
October 2013 5 20200000000100
September 2013 1 00000000000010
August 2013 0 00000000000000
July 2013 2 00100000001000
June 2013 4 00200011000000
May 2013 5 00000030001010
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January 2013 2 00000010010000

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