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Millbrook station is very close to Southampton city centre and is on the Southampton to Bournemouth main line.
Railway type and traffic
You will see 444s and 450s running from Poole and Bournemouth, 158s on Southampton to Sailsbury and Portsmouth to cardiff Central, Cross country services. There is a Freightliner depot visible from station, this services the docks and is usually home to a few 66s and the odd 70. Freightliner and DB Schenker workings from the docks can be viewed here.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Millbrook Station This link should be close to the location, but may not be the actual location so please check the page. This link will take you to what is happening 'around now'. Dates and times can be changed at the top of the page.
The station is close enough from Southampton central to walk, there is a foot path/cycle path that goes from the long stay car park along the side of the tracks straight to the station. The docks are on one side of the station and one of the main roads out of Southampton is on the other side, this road is very busy so expect a lot of noise. There are no ticket barriers at Millbrook.
Its best to park in one of Southampton's many car parks and either walk or catch a train or bus
There is a small 'lay-by' at the base of the foot bridge which is accessed from the entrance slip road to the A33 from Paynes Road. This is suitable for one or two cars, but if you are going for a special then allow time to find somewhere else. What space there is in nearby streets are taken up by people parking and then walking into work. The large car park to the south of the station is part of the docks.
Swt run an hourly service to Millbrook. Wilts and Dorest 6 Bluestar 8,9,11,12 First 21 and Dorset sprinter X5 all stop at Millbrook station the 8 and 9 run a 20 min service.
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