You can easily reach Sandwell Valley Country Park by train. The nearest station is The Hawthorns, which is served by West Midlands Railway. Once you exit The Hawthorns, it's a 35-minute walk from the station to the country park.

Escape to Sandwell Valley Country Park to enjoy hundreds of acres of unspoilt countryside. Walk or hike your way around the park, and make sure you find a shaded spot to enjoy a picnic!

Visit the Sandwell Valley Country Park website for opening information.

 

This park has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday 07:00 - 13:00
Friday 07:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday Closed
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 nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNetwork West Midlands
Car parking spaces182
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces20
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes<p>Cycle storage lockers are available upon application.</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Level access to Booking Hall from car park and main entrance. Ramp from Booking Hall to footbridge level. Additional step-free entrance from car park leading directly to footbridge, when ticket office is closed. 36 steps down to platform 2 (trains to Snow Hill and Midland Metro platform), also lift available. 36 steps to platform 1 (trains to Kidderminster), also lift available. Level access from platform 2 to Wolverhampton Metro platform - pedestrian level crossing from there to Snow Hill Metro platform. Rear entrance gives level access direct onto footbridge from footpaths on stadium side of station. Steps down from this entrance direct to Snow Hill Metro platform. Automatic opening doors to Booking Hall. Level access throughout car park.

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

Accessible taxis are not available

Departures and arrivals from The Hawthorns

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into The Hawthorns station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Stratford-upon-AvonWest Midlands Trains12:182On time
to DorridgeWest Midlands Trains12:272On time
to KidderminsterWest Midlands Trains12:301On time
to Worcester Foregate StreetWest Midlands Trains12:421On time
to Stratford-upon-AvonWest Midlands Trains12:532Late
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from KidderminsterWest Midlands Trains12:182On time
from Worcester Foregate StreetWest Midlands Trains12:272On time
from Stratford-upon-AvonWest Midlands Trains12:301On time
from DorridgeWest Midlands Trains12:421On time
from KidderminsterWest Midlands Trains12:532Late

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