Key Links

Please find below some links that you might find useful:

Department for Transport

The  Department for Transport (DfT) are responsible for setting the strategic direction for the rail industry in England and Wales, and are responsible for funding infrastructure through Network Rail.

West Midlands Rail Executive work with the DfT to jointly manage the West Midlands rail franchise.

Please click here for further information about the DfT

West Midlands Trains Limited

West Midlands Trains Limited are the current operator of the West Midlands Franchise, they operate train services through the heart of England from London in the south, to Birmingham in the Midlands and Liverpool in the north west.

West Midlands Trains Limited, is a joint venture of Abellio, East Japan Railway Company, and Mistsui & Co Ltd), who will operate the franchise until 2026.

Please click here for further information about  West Midlands Trains

Network Rail

Network Rail are the private company who are responsible for running, maintaining and developing Britains railways, including rail tracks, signalling, bridges, tunnels, level crossings, and many key stations.

Please click here for further information about Network Rail