It's easy to reach Tamworth Castle by rail. Hop on a train to Tamworth, which is served by Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry and West Midlands Trains services from London, Birmingham and Nottingham. From Tamworth it's just a 13-minute walk to Tamworth Castle.

A visit to Tamworth Castle will transport you back in time - it's a great way to spend a day with the family. Wander into the grounds or simply admire the imposing walls from afar.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: None
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 20:00
Saturday 06:10 - 20:00
Sunday 09:15 - 16:45
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
ToiletsAvailable
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 operatorMeteor Parking Ltd
Car parking spaces290
Carpark charges
Annual£630.00
Daily£7.50
Monthly£70.00
Off-peak£5.00
Weekly£25.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces50
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
On Platform 1
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Level access to Booking Hall and Platform 1 (trains to Stafford and North West). Also level access side entrance to Platform 1. 33 steps up from Platform 1 to Platform 3 (trains to Derby and North East), also Lift. 32 steps up from Platform 1 to Platform 4 (to B'ham and South West), also lift. 36 steps down from Platform 3 to Platform 2 (trains to Euston). 36 steps down from Platform 4 to Platform 2, also lift. Platform staff available for all trains. One low-level ticket window and one high-level. Also staffed Information window. All platforms accessible by lifts. Waiting Rooms on Platforms 3 and 4 have 1 step to enter. Level access to Shelter on Platform 2. CIS screen for Platform 1 is in Booking Hall. CIS screens on all other platforms.

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

Accessible taxis are available - A2B Taxis are at Tamworth Station on 01827 311 111. All taxis are accessible. Public waiting area for taxis

Departures and arrivals from Tamworth

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Tamworth station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Cardiff CentralCrossCountry08:034On time
to NottinghamCrossCountry08:123Late
to London EustonWest Midlands Trains08:122On time
to NewcastleCrossCountry08:19On time
to NottinghamCrossCountry08:293On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from NottinghamCrossCountry08:014On time
from Birmingham New StreetCrossCountry08:113Late
from CreweWest Midlands Trains08:112On time
from Bristol Temple MeadsCrossCountry08:18On time
from Birmingham New StreetCrossCountry08:283On time

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