Saltwells Local Nature Reserve is a much loved local nature site. A mixture of world-class geology, bluebell covered Ancient Woodland and nationally important heritage, Saltwells National Nature Reserve is one of the UK's largest urban nature reserves and very proud to be at the heart of the Global Black Country GeoPark.

 

It's simple to reach Saltwells Local Nature Reserve, in Cradley Heath, by train. Simply hop on a train to Cradley Heath station and then it's just a 24 minute walk away.

 

For more visitor info including opening times, visit Saltwells Local Nature Reserve’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: None
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 20:00
Saturday 07:00 - 20:00
Sunday 09:15 - 18:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelPart time
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
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
CCTVAvailable
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 spaces243
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces18
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Level access to Booking Hall and Birmingham platform. Also step-free side gate. Step free entrance to Kidderminster platform via ramp. Access between platforms from Birmingham side via footbridge with 28 steps up and 30 down. Alternative step-free route between platforms via pavement and level crossing with narrow pavement - 110m.

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

Accessible taxis are not available

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