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You can easily reach Cannock Chase Country Park by train. The nearest station is Hednesford, which is served by West Midlands Railway. Once you exit Hednesford, it's a 41-minute walk to the country park.

Escape to Cannock Chase Country Park to enjoy hundreds of acres of unspoilt countryside. Walk or hike your way around the park, and make sure you find a shaded spot to enjoy a picnic!

Visit the Cannock Chase Visitors Centre 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 MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
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
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
Car parking spaces58
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Step-free access to Stafford platform via ramp down from road overbridge. 24 steps down to Birmingham platform from overbridge. Additional level access entrance to Birmingham platform via supermarket car park. Additional step-free entrance from Birmingham platform to car park.

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

Accessible taxis are not available

Departures and arrivals from Hednesford

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Rugeley Trent ValleyWest Midlands Trains21:54Late
to WolverhamptonWest Midlands Trains22:22On time
to Rugeley Trent ValleyWest Midlands Trains22:35On time
to Rugeley Trent ValleyWest Midlands Trains22:572On time
to Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains23:101On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Birmingham InternationalWest Midlands Trains21:53Late
from Rugeley Trent ValleyWest Midlands Trains22:21On time
from WolverhamptonWest Midlands Trains22:34On time
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains22:562On time
from Rugeley Trent ValleyWest Midlands Trains23:091On time
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