Shipton railway station
Shipton railway station in 2007
|Local authority||West Oxfordshire|
|Managed by||Great Western Railway|
|Number of platforms||2|
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections|
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 4 June 1853|
|Original company||Oxford, Worcester and Wolverhampton Railway|
|Pre-grouping||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 Shipton from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
|UK Railways portal|
Shipton railway station serves the villages of Shipton-under-Wychwood and Milton-under-Wychwood in Oxfordshire, England. The station and all trains serving it are operated by Great Western Railway.
Shipton is served by two trains in each direction each weekday. The up trains are the 07:40 service terminating at Didcot Parkway, and the 18:26 service through to London Paddington, which is operated by a Class 800 Intercity Express Train (IET). The down services are the 18:02 to Great Malvern, the 19:16 (operated by an HST) and 23:21 to Worcester Shrub Hill.
Up Saturday services are enhanced, with the 08:00, 09:56, 14:00 and 16:56 services running through to London Paddington. Down Saturday services consist of the 14:48 running to Great Malvern, the 17:48 and 19:48 running to Hereford and the 23:16 running to Worcester Shrub Hill.
There is no Sunday service from Shipton in either direction. A normal service weekday service operates on most bank holidays.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Kingham||Great Western Railway
(Charlbury on Saturdays)
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