Leamington to Stratford Line

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Leamington to Stratford Line
Birmingham-Stratford Line.png
Overview
Locale Warwickshire
West Midlands (region)
Operation
Owner Network Rail
Operator(s) Chiltern Railways
London Midland
Technical
Track gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Leamington to Stratford Line
Chiltern Main Lineto Banbury
Leamington to Rugby line
Leamington Spa (Avenue)
Leamington Spa Car parking
Coventry to Leamington line
Warwick Car parking
Warwick Parkway Car parking
Hatton Car parking
Chiltern Main Lineto Birmingham
Claverdon
Bearley
Birmingham to Stratford Lineto Birmingham
Wilmcote
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway
Stratford-upon-AvonCar parking
Stratford-upon-Avon and
Midland Junction Railway
Honeybourne Line to Honeybourne
Car parking Free car parking
Car parking Other car parking

The Leamington to Stratford Line is a railway line linking Leamington Spa and Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire, England. It follows the Chiltern Main Line from Leamington to Hatton before diverging to the south. At Wilmcote, it joins the Birmingham to Stratford Line.

The line serves the following places.

Passenger services are operated by Chiltern Railways. They replaced the previous operator, First Great Western Link, in early-2005. Also one train a day from Birmingham Snow Hill to Stratford Upon Avon via Dorridge and the North Curve of Hatton triangle operated by London Midland.