Do I need to buy a ticket before I get on the train?
Yes. Most stations have booking offices or ticket machines. If the station is not staffed or the ticket office is closed then you will be able to buy a ticket from the train manager on board your train or when you arrive at the station you are travelling to.
The main rail operator which for Dudley is London Midland.
Where do I find out about engineering works?
Engineering works do affect rail services from time to time in particular during weekends or over long holidays such as Christmas. Details of engineering works can be found on the National Rail Enquires website at: www.nationalrail.co.uk.
What discount tickets are available?
A range of discount railcards are to be had. Full details are at:www.railcard.co.uk. However the following railcards are available reducing the cost of rail fares