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West Midlands by train

Fast, frequent, reliable journeys

Welcome to one of the biggest, most-integrated rail networks outside of the capital. Be it for business or pleasure, you’re better connected than ever, whether you’re travelling in the West Midlands, or beyond.

If you’re going further afield, you’re right at the heart of the National Rail network. London, Manchester, Scotland and Wales are all easily accessible, as is Birmingham Airport.

Latest updates

Lifts renewal at The Hawthorns rail and Metro station

Network Rail is replacing both lifts at The Hawthorns rail and Metro station to improve journeys for passengers.

Both lifts at the station – which have not been replaced since the station was opened in 1995 - will be completely replaced and the much-needed work will make step-free access more reliable to both station platforms.

Work will start on Tuesday 1 December and finish in Spring 2021. While work is underway, there will be no step-free access available at the Hawthorns station as both lifts will be refurbished at once. This approach will minimise the length of time that journeys are disrupted and the number of journeys impacted as there are far fewer passengers currently travelling because of the impact of coronavirus.

Find out more at Network Rail


Train timetables

Trains through the West Midlands are fast, frequent and better than ever before.

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Park and Ride

With free parking across all our sites, it’s never been easier to jump on board.

Park and Ride locations

Interactive rail map

This handy map can help you find out more about each station in the area. 

View rail Map


Need to get in touch with one of the train operators in the region?

List of train operators

Friends and family fare

If you're a ntrain or nnetwork season ticket holder take advantage of this great benefit.

Save on family travel

Super off-peak fare

Evening train travel made super with return ticket at just £2.50.

Save on evening travel

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Help when its needed

Occasionally things do go wrong and journeys can be delayed or cancelled. Use our handy tool to help you plan alternative journeys in times of disruption. 

Different ways to travel

Park and Ride Works

We like to keep our Park and Ride sites in tip top condition. Keep up to date on sites that currently have works planned to affect them. 

Park and Ride maintenance

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