Smethwick Galton Bridge train station is in the district of Smethwick in Birmingham. It was opened in the mid-‘90s as an interchange between two lines and is laid out over two levels. After opening, nearby Smethwick West began to decline in use and was later closed. It’s an important station serving more than 600,000 passengers every year. While West Midlands Trains run the station, several different operators use the four platforms including Chiltern Railways, London Northwestern Railway and Transport for Wales. The station is well equipped with a ticket office open every day, ticket machines, smartcard validators, digital information displays and overhanging roofs which provide shelter. It’s well served with more than 5 direct trains an hour to Birmingham Snow Hill, and direct services throughout the day to Liverpool Lime Street and London Marylebone.
If you're not just changing trains at Smethwick Galton Bridge, you could explore the nearby area which includes several large greens, such as the 50-acre West Smethwick Park and Victoria Park. If you come at the right time you can catch one of the summer matches at the West Bromwich Dartmouth Cricket Club. Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Smethwick Galton Bridge station.
|Monday Tuesday Wednesday||06:15 - 13:00|
|Friday||06:15 - 18:00|
|Saturday||08:00 - 16:00|
|Sunday||10:00 - 13:00|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|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 points||Available|
|Weekdays||Open 24 hours|
|Saturday||Open 24 hours|
|Sunday||Open 24 hours|
|Carpark name||Station Car Park|
|Carpark operator||Network West Midlands|
|Car parking spaces||77|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Unavailable|
|Step-free access||Whole station|
|Step-free access notes|
Step-free access to all platforms via lifts. Ramp access to Booking Hall, then lifts to platforms 1 and 2 (Kidderminster line) or 33 steps. Further lift from platform 1 to platform 4 (no steps direct from platform 1 to 4). 34 steps from platform 2 to platform 4, or lift. Lift from platform 3 to platform 4. 32 steps from platform 2 to platform 3. Car park is 5 minutes walk from station entrance.
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Unavailable|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Accessible taxis are available
Find station details and facilities information for Smethwick Galton Bridge. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Smethwick Galton Bridge station, helping you to plan your next journey.
|from Wolverhampton||West Midlands Trains||13:39||4||On time|
|from Dorridge||West Midlands Trains||13:42||1||On time|
|from Liverpool Lime Street||West Midlands Trains||13:43||4||Late|
|from Stourbridge Junction||West Midlands Trains||13:48||2||Late|
|from Birmingham New Street||West Midlands Trains||13:48||3||On time|