West Bromwich Central tram stop

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West Bromwich Central
Midland Metro
Midland Metro tram stop
West Bromwich Midland Metro Tram Station - geograph.org.uk - 107365.jpg
Location West Bromwich
Sandwell
England
Line(s) Line 1 (Birmingham – Wolverhampton)
Platforms 2
History
Opened 31 May 1999
Traffic
Passengers (2015/16) Approx. 4,200 daily[1]

West Bromwich Central is a tram stop in the town centre of West Bromwich in the West Midlands, England. It was opened on 31 May 1999 and is situated on Midland Metro Line 1.

It occupies the site of the former West Bromwich railway station on the GWR line from Birmingham Snow Hill to Wolverhampton Low Level.

The town's main shopping malls are opposite the tram stop, along with the town's main bus station and Sandwell College's main campus.

In 2015/16 it was the most heavily used intermediate stop on Line 1.[1]

Services[edit]

Mondays to Saturdays, 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.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2016 West Midlands Travel Trends Covering Report" (PDF). West Midlands Combined Authority. p. 39. Retrieved 23 January 2017. 
  2. ^ "Midland Metro timetable". Network West Midlands. Retrieved 14 December 2015. 

Coordinates: 52°31′00″N 1°59′41″W / 52.51664°N 1.99476°W / 52.51664; -1.99476

Preceding station   MidlandMetroGenericSymbol.svg Midland Metro   Following station
Lodge Road, West Bromwich Town Hall   Line 1   Trinity Way