Bromsgrove Rail User Group
The new station was opened on Tuesday 12th July. The first train was the 0620 to Birmingham New Street.
The new station facilities and better integration with local bus services will make it more attractive for people to use the train to travel from Bromsgrove to Birmingham or Worcester, reducing congestion, carbon emissions and making it easier to access the town. This will make the local area more attractive for businesses and will encourage job creation in the Bromsgrove area.
The new station provides the following Benefits to passengers include:
A new station building including a manned ticket office, passenger waiting room, ticket/travel information and toilets.
A new station car park providing standard parking bays, disabled parking bays, electric vehicle charging stations, car share bays and two bus stops.
An external concourse linking to new bus stops, taxi rank, pedestrian footpaths, cycle store, disabled parking bays and car park areas.
Fully accessible station concourse capable of handling 800,000 passengers per year. This will include passenger information, automated ticketing, covered cycle storage, vending machines, and covered access to the lift and stairs to platform.
A covered bridge link to platforms from concourse with stairs and lifts to all platforms .
Bromsgrove’s New Rail Station
Opened July 2016