Bescot Stadium Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Bescot Stadium railway station serves the Bescot area of Walsall in the West Midlands of England. (The station is actually situated in the borough of Sandwell, although it can only be reached from within the borough of Walsall.) The station, and all trains serving it are operated by London Midland. The station was originally known as Bescot. However, it was renamed in 1990 in order to serve Bescot Stadium, the newly built home of Walsall Football Club. The station footbridge offers views of Bescot Yard, and its freight movements. Bescot TMD is adjacent to the station. Access to the station is via Bescot Crescent (where there is a car park) and then a footpath which passes underneath the M6 motorway and over the River Tame, then an overbridge that does not comply with the Disability Discrimination Act. The station was re-opened on the 11 September 2007 after a short period where it was closed for refurbishment. Whilst closed, no services called at the station, but trains continued to pass through.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 10685 0
2014 10836 0
2013 9378 0
2012 9808 0
2011 10015 0
2010 8164 0
2009 8427 0
2008 8307 0
2007 10118 0

Location Data

  • Metropolitan District Ward: Friar Park
  • Metropolitan District: Sandwell Borough Council
  • UK Parliament Constituency: West Bromwich East
  • European Region: West Midlands

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Recent Crime Figures

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