The DFR’s Lydney Junction station is less than 5 minutes walk away from the mainline Lydney station. Through trains run to Lydney from Birmingham, Nottingham, Derby, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Chepstow, Newport, Cardiff & Bridgend, operated by either Arriva Trains Wales or Cross Country Trains. Our standard timetable links with many of the services.


The DFR’s headquarters,Norchard, is situated just outside Lydney on the B4234 Forest Road between Lydney and Whitecroft. Postcode GL15 4ET.  Follow the brown tourist signs!

Free parking for cars and coaches is only available at Norchard. No designated parking elsewhere.


Weekdays, there is a bus approximately every hour from Gloucester and Coleford to Lydney, with a limited service on Sundays. From Chepstow, there is a service mon-fri. There are also local buses on weekdays from Cinderford. Many buses pass the DFR station. Ask the driver for the nearest stop to
DFR Lydney Town Station or use Lydney Bus Station, 10 minutes walk from DFR Lydney Town


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