Timetable Change: Sunday 2nd June

Timetables are changing on Sunday 2nd June. Please see below a summary of the changes.

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Summary of timetable changes

Below is a summary of the changes. For full timetables, visit our timetables webpage .

  • We are introducing an additional hourly service between Birmingham and Shrewsbury which will operate Monday - Saturday.
  • The existing service will be diverted via Bescot, in readiness to serve new stations at Willenhall and Darlaston, which are expected to open in late 2025.

  • The new service will operate semi-fast, calling at Shifnal, Telford Central and Wellington, between Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury.

  • This will provide a faster service to these key Shropshire towns, reducing journey times to and from Birmingham

  • Journey times between Wolverhampton and Walsall will also be reduced (via a connection at Tame Bridge Parkway).

  • Journey times from Bilbrook, Codsall, Albrighton, Cosford and Oakengates will be longer, and departure times will also change from the previous timetable.

  • There will also no longer be a direct regular connection between Smethwick Galton Bridge and Bilbrook, Codsall, Albrighton, Cosford and Oakengates.

  • We are amending the calling patterns of Kidderminster and Worcester terminating services which operate Monday - Saturday.

  • Services terminating at Kidderminster will now routinely call at Langley Green, Old Hill and Lye - but will no longer call at Hagley and Blakedown.

  • Services terminating in Worcester will now call routinely call at Hagley and Blakedown - but will no longer call at Langley Green, Old Hill and Lye.

  • Stourbridge Town shuttle services will be slightly amended to align with new timings of services at Stourbridge Junction.

  • Passengers will be able to travel directly between Worcester and Hagley or Blakedown.

  • Passengers travelling between Worcester and Langley Green, Old Hill or Lye will need to change services at Kidderminster.

For a summary of what's changed on London Northwestern Railway routes - click here .