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E-Mail: Dawn Russell
Address: Culham Science Centre, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3DB


How to Get Here

Getting to Culham Science Centre, OX14 3DB 



During this period the railway will be closed between Oxford and Didcot Parkway to enable Network Rail to carry out flood prevention work in the Hinksey area. In addition from 30 July to 7 August, the railway will be closed between Oxford and Banbury for re-signally work

Replacement buses will be provided at the stations – download the timetables below

Further information on the project and Changes to the Cycling Policy during this period is available in PDF to download below


Culham Science Centre is a short walk from Culham Station, which is served by First Great Western trains between London Paddington and Banbury and local trains between Didcot and Oxford.

Facilities at Culham Station include secure cycle parking and a WebCIS (customer information system) giving visual real-time train information to both platforms.

Please use the other links to check on ticket availability and prices, scheduled engineering works and known delays on the rail network.

For added convenience, taxis can usually be found outside the concourse at Didcot Parkway but please be aware that there is no taxi stand at Culham. Add PLUSBUS to your train ticket for unlimited bus travel around town, at the start, finish, or both ends of your train journey.


Travellers from Banbury -A direct coach will be available from Banbury departing 0720 to Culham arrive 0815 on Monday to Friday 1-5 August (departs Culham 1700 to arrive Banbury at 1755). GWR have negotiated with Thames Travel to keep the T2 service going throughout this disruption. After that time, the T2 service will be withdrawn.

Links Downloads
National Rail Enquiries

Network Rail

Great Western Railway

CrossCountry trains

Chiltern Railways

pdf Culham Map

pdf Wk18 SX - Reading-Oxford-Banbury
pdf Wk19 SX - Reading-Oxford-Banbury

pdf Changes to services from Culham
pdf Cycle Policy for Hinksey
pdf Hinksey 2nd phase warm up OXF
pdf Flood prevention work between Didcot and Oxford
pdf Flooding Leaflet
pdf Hinksey warm up poster
pdf Major changes to train services from Oxford