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Milton Keynes Central Railway Station

Milton Keynes has 6 railway stations. The main one being Milton Keynes Central, in the North is Wolverton and in the South is Bletchley.
There are also smaller stations at Bow Brickhill, Fenny Stratford and Woburn Sands these are on the Bletchley to Bedford Line. The nearest to the University is Bow Brickhill.

You can check for service information and disruptions at National Rail updates.


When buying a rail ticket to Milton Keynes or Bletchley you can add a discounted day bus pass for £2. This is not valid on the University's own shuttle buses (which have a low fare anyway).

Live Link to CMK Departure Board

Check the live link departure board to see if the trains are running on time at Central Milton Keynes (CMK). You can also check the links between London, Northampton and Central Milton Keynes.

Virgin Trains operate various services from Central Milton Keynes and operate the non-stop/limited stop service between London and Milton Keynes and Birmingham and beyond on the West Coast line.

Interest Free Season Ticket Loan

Further details on interest free season rail ticket loans (Internal staff only).

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Milton Keynes

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