Soho Benson Road tram stop

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Soho Benson Road
Midland Metro
West Midlands Metro tram stop
Soho Benson Road tram stop, geograph-4713083-by-Alan-Murray-Rust.jpg
Urbos 3 tram calling at Soho Benson Road.
LocationSoho
Birmingham
England
Line(s)Line 1 (Birmingham – Wolverhampton)
Platforms2
History
Opened31 May 1999
Traffic
Passengers (2015/16)Approx. 450 daily[1]

Soho, Benson Road tram stop is a tram stop in Soho, Birmingham, England. It was opened on 31 May 1999 and is situated on West Midlands Metro Line 1. It is situated on the site of the old Soho and Winson Green railway station, which was closed in 1972.

The Birmingham to Worcester railway line runs alongside, but the stop is served only by trams, as there are no railway platforms.

Services[edit]

Mondays to Fridays, Midland Metro services in each direction between Birmingham and Wolverhampton run at six to eight-minute intervals during the day, and at fifteen-minute intervals during the evenings and on Sundays. They run at eight minute intervals on Saturdays.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 West Midlands Travel Trends Covering Report" (PDF). West Midlands Combined Authority. p. 39. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 February 2017. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Midland Metro timetable". Network West Midlands. Retrieved 11 July 2019.
Preceding station   MidlandMetroGenericSymbol.svg Midland Metro   Following station
Winson Green, Outer Circle   Line 1   Jewellery Quarter

Coordinates: 52°29′49″N 1°55′51″W / 52.49697°N 1.93092°W / 52.49697; -1.93092