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Trains to Chester Road

Chester Road train station sits just 6 miles north of Birmingham New Street. From this vast hub – 13 minutes away by train - a huge number of destinations become possible. The West Midlands trains of Chester Road's line run from Lichfield in Staffordshire to Redditch in Worcestershire. Opened in 1863, Chester Road train station perches above street level and the immediate vicinity offers several choices for fast food, coffee shops and eateries within easy walking distance. A little further -20 minutes on foot - is The Lanes shopping centre at Wylde Green while the green spaces of Pype Hayes Park are 25 minutes away.

The train timetable at Chester Road is a busy one with 6 trains per hour to Birmingham New Street and some destinations further south. The 57 minute train rides to Redditch run 3 times per hour while northbound trains to Lichfield – 28 minutes away – run every 30 minutes. With such a wide choice of possible destinations and connections with trains from Chester Road there are almost countless choices for things to see and do. Birmingham itself has a huge variety of attractions including the Grand Central shopping centre, the Bullring and the National Sealife Centre – all can be reached on foot from Birmingham New Street. The Birmingham Botanical Gardens can be accessed from Five Ways station which is 19 minutes by train from Chester Road. Other possibilities with direct trains include Cadbury World from Bournville station and the Kingfisher shopping centre in Redditch. To make life even easier, Chester Road is a park and ride station and connects directly with the Midland Metro tram system from Birmingham New Street.

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Chester Road station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Chester Road. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Chester Road station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available :
  • Ticket Office opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    Monday Tuesday Wednesday 06:00 - 19:00
    Friday 07:00 - 20:00
    Saturday 08:00 - 20:00
    Sunday 09:00 - 16:00
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False

Facilities

  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones :
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • 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.

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    **Chester Road is acredited by the Secure Station Scheme**

  • Customer help points :

CCTV

  • CCTV :

WiFi

Parking

  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Blake Street
  • Carpark operator : Network West Midlands
  • Car parking spaces : 155

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 10
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :

Accessibility

  • Step-free access : Whole station
  • Step-free access notes :

    Step free access from Booking Hall to Birmingham Platform via slope and Lichfield via step free subway and long slope. Alternative entrance to Birmingham Platform via slope direct from Bus stop. 30 steps up to Lichfield Platform or 29 Steps up to Birmingham Platform via subway. Access to Birmingham ramp from Booking Hall.

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines :
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    Accessible taxis are not available

Trains to Chester Road

Address

Station Approach, Chester Road, Sutton Coldfield, B73 5JS
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday 06:00 - 19:00
Friday 07:00 - 20:00
Saturday 08:00 - 20:00
Sunday 09:00 - 16:00

Chester Road Live Departures

12:04

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

Station Due 12:08

12:09

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

Station Due 12:15

12:14

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

On time

12:19

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

Station Due 12:24

12:24

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

On time

12:31

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

On time

12:34

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

Station Due 12:36

12:39

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

Station Due 12:41

12:44

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

On time

12:49

Chester Road

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

On time

12:04

Redditch

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

Station Leaving 12:08

12:09

Lichfield Trent Valley

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

Station Leaving 12:16

12:14

Longbridge

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

On time

12:19

Lichfield City

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

Station Leaving 12:24

12:24

Redditch

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

On time

12:31

Four Oaks

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

On time

12:34

Bromsgrove

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

Station Leaving 12:37

12:39

Lichfield Trent Valley

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

Station Leaving 12:41

12:44

Redditch

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 2

On time

12:49

Lichfield City

West Midlands Trains

Plat. 1

On time

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