Rowley Regis railway station

Infobox UK station
name = Rowley Regis


manager = London Midland
locale = Rowley Regis
borough = Sandwell
pte = West Midlands
zone = 3
code = ROW
usage0405 = 0.235
usage0506 = 0.266
usage0607 = 0.296
platforms = 2
start = 1867

Rowley Regis railway station serves the Rowley Regis area of Sandwell, in the West Midlands of England. It is located on the Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster Line. The station is managed by London Midland, who provide the majority of train services; there are also occasional services provided by Chiltern Railways.

History

The station was opened in 1867 by the Great Western Railway on their line from Birmingham to Stourbridge Junction.

ervices

During Monday to Saturday daytimes, there are six trains per hour in each direction, operated by London Midland, between Birmingham Snow Hill and Stourbridge Junction. Many of these continue beyond Stourbridge to Kidderminster, Worcester Foregate Street or Great Malvern, and beyond Birmingham to Shirley, Stratford-upon-Avon, Dorridge or Leamington Spa. During the evenings and on Sundays, there are typically two trains per hour.

There are also occasional trains during peak periods to/from London Marylebone, provided by Chiltern Railways.

External links

* [http://www.railaroundbirmingham.co.uk/Stations/rowley_regis.php Rail Around Birmingham and the West Midlands: Rowley Regis station]

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