Trains to Cirencester

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Cirencester is the largest town in the district of Cotswold. It is market town that lies on River Churn, in east Glouchestershire. It is located 80 miles (130 km) west northwest of London. The town is home to the Royal Agricultural University.

Cirencester offer its visitors shopping opportunities, entertainment, and sports facilities. The town visitors can enjoy the Corinium Museum, famous for its extensive Roman collection. St John the Baptist church features a perpendicular Gothic porch, fan vaults and merchant’s tombs. The town hosts the Baptist church on Coxwel street, to the north of Market Square, was founded in 1651 and it is one of the oldest churches in England. Cirencester was one of the most substantial cities of Romanera second after London in size, with a population of over 10,000. Today visitors can still find in on Cotswold Avenue a massive earthwork remains of one of the largest Roman amphitheaters, able to hold up to 8,000 spectators in Britain, built in the 2nd century.  that retains its original shape and is surrounded by a small park setting.

The town of Cirencester is served by Kemble which is the nearest railway station and is located approximately 5 miles away, therefore travellers directed to Cirencester are required to purchase train tickets to Kemble. Once arrived at Kemble train station, travellers are required to catch one of the bus services, either the 93 provided by Choachstyle or 882 provided by Pullman coaches. The bus journey is roughly 20 minutes long.  Kemble railway station is on the Cheltenham-Swindon-London line, it provides train serves to Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham and to London Paddington, Reading, Bath, Bristol and South Wales. Some train services require passengers to change at Swindon. Passengers are advised to purchase advance train tickets to Kemble to benefit from special offers and advance booking discounts.

Kemble train station offers two entrances, one on each side of the station. A ticket office is located on the station concourse together with vending ticket machines and a few shops. Platform 1 serves trains directed to London, whereas platform 2 operates trains directed to Cheltenham. There are toilets, a waiting room and a café on platform 1. A footbridge leads passengers from the station concourse to platform 2. Passengers with accessibility requirements travelling from platform 2 are required use the entrance located in correspondence with the car park off Station Road for a step-free access. Ramps for train access are also available. Kemble train station operates CCTV surveillance cameras and offers passengers Wi-Fi service. Car parking and bicycle racks are located outside the train station.