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Travelling by train to the Black Country Living Museum is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Black Country Living Museum is Tipton, which is served by West Midlands Railway services throughout the day. It's 21 minutes to the Black Country Living Museum on foot. Walk south-east of the station onto Tipton Road.

The Black Country Living Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Black Country Living Museum website for opening information.



Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:00 - 14:00
Saturday 08:00 - 16:00
Sunday 11:00 - 14:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
ToiletsUnavailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Please note that staff help is only available when the ticket office is open.

To ensure that we provide the best service possible we recommend that customers who require assistance book with us and provide at least 1 working day's notice. We will always aim to assist customers whether they have booked assistance or not. Booking assistance gives you the extra reassurance that your needs will be met.

Customer Service notes

We are open from 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day. A recorded message service is available outside of these hours.

Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNetwork West Midlands
Car parking spaces55
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Step-free access to Wolverhampton platform (2) via side gate. Step-free access to Birmingham platform (1) via ramp. Access between platforms via level crossing or ramp - alternative of 24 steps on Birmingham side. Step-free route between platforms is 110m. Step-free access to Booking Hall from forecourt via short ramp, or 4 steps, but 1 step from Wolverhampton platform.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are not available

Departures and arrivals from Tipton

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Tipton station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to WolverhamptonWest Midlands Trains06:562On time
to Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains07:001On time
to WolverhamptonWest Midlands Trains07:242On time
to WalsallWest Midlands Trains07:271On time
to WolverhamptonWest Midlands Trains07:562On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from WalsallWest Midlands Trains06:562On time
from WolverhamptonWest Midlands Trains07:001On time
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains07:242On time
from WolverhamptonWest Midlands Trains07:271On time
from NorthamptonWest Midlands Trains07:552On time
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