Chetnole railway station
|Local authority||West Dorset|
|Coordinates||50°51′59″N 2°34′23″W / 50.8664°N 2.5730°WCoordinates: 50°51′59″N 2°34′23″W / 50.8664°N 2.5730°W|
|Managed by||Great Western Railway|
|Number of platforms||1|
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections|
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Original company||Great Western Railway|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Chetnole from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
|UK Railways portal|
The station was opened on 11 September 1933, being originally built of timber. This was replaced by a concrete structure, believed to be in the 1960s. The line was singled in 1968.
Great Western Railway operate services between Gloucester and Weymouth via Bristol Temple Meads & Westbury (8 per day each way on weekdays & Saturdays, 3-5 each way on Sundays depending on the time of year). South West Trains runs an additional service running once on a Saturday between Weymouth and Yeovil Junction operating from late May to early September each year.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Maiden Newton|| Great Western Railway
Heart of Wessex Line
| South West Trains
Heart of Wessex Line (Saturdays Only)
- Table 123 National Rail timetable, May 2016
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- Jowett, Alan (2000). Jowett's Nationalised Railway Atlas (1st ed.). Penryn, Cornwall: Atlantic Transport Publishers. ISBN 0-9068-9999-0. OCLC 228266687.
- Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0086-1. OCLC 22311137.