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Olton train station serves the Olton area of Solihull with regular West Midlands Trains and occasional Chiltern Railways services. During typical off-peak hours, trains from Olton depart three times per hour each way between Birmingham Snow Hill and Dorridge. Birmingham-bound trains continue to one of three destinations—Stourbridge Junction, Kidderminster, or Worcester Foregate Street. One Dorridge service continues to Stratford-upon-Avon and, rarely, Leamington Spa. Select Chiltern Railways services call at Olton during morning peak periods. On Sundays, service is hourly between Stourbridge Junction and Dorridge only.

Facilities at Olton station include a staffed booking office, station car park, and set of cycle storage units. As the ticket office is staffed only part-time, at other times tickets should be purchased from the self-service machines installed at the station before travel commences. Train-running information is provided on digital departure screens and via automated announcements. Payphones and waiting rooms with seating are provided for customer use. There's step-free access throughout the station.

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

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday 07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday Wednesday
  • 07:00 - 13:00
  • 17:00 - 19:00
Friday 07:00 - 20:00
Saturday 08:00 - 20:00
Sunday 11:00 - 13:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
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
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 spaces98
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
Outside Main Station Entrance
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Level access to Booking Hall and subway, then 24 steps or lift to island platforms 1 and 2.

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

Accessible taxis are not available

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Departures and arrivals from Olton

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Olton station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Stratford-upon-AvonWest Midlands Trains15:10On time
to KidderminsterWest Midlands Trains15:201On time
to Stourbridge JunctionWest Midlands Trains15:37On time
to DorridgeWest Midlands Trains15:522On time
to Stratford-upon-AvonWest Midlands Trains16:10On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Stourbridge JunctionWest Midlands Trains15:10On time
from DorridgeWest Midlands Trains15:201On time
from Stratford-upon-AvonWest Midlands Trains15:37On time
from Worcester Shrub HillWest Midlands Trains15:522On time
from Stourbridge JunctionWest Midlands Trains16:10On time
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