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Penkridge train station is on the Birmingham branch of the West Coast Main Line. It serves the town of Penkridge with trains to Birmingham, Crewe and Liverpool. The weekday service from Penkridge is two southbound trains and one northbound. Extra services run at peak times, and trains run hourly on Sundays. Popular direct journeys from Penkridge include Crewe, a journey of 27 minutes, and Birmingham New Street, with a fastest journey time of 29 minutes. 

The station at Penkridge was opened in 1837 with the permission of the local Lord Hatherton, who accepted the disruption to the village and the inconvenience of the train line crossing his land in exchange for certain privileges, including the right to demand that express and mail trains stop at Penkridge for the convenience of himself and his guests. 

Penkridge train station has two platforms, both with ramped access from nearby car parks. A subway under the line connects them. There are simple shelters on both sides for the use of waiting passengers.  

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Departures and arrivals from Penkridge

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Liverpool Lime StreetWest Midlands Trains16:03On time
to Liverpool Lime StreetWest Midlands Trains16:31On time
to Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains16:45On time
to Liverpool Lime StreetWest Midlands Trains17:03On time
to Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains17:15On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains16:02On time
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains16:31On time
from Liverpool Lime StreetWest Midlands Trains16:45On time
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains17:02On time
from Liverpool Lime StreetWest Midlands Trains17:15On time
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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