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How to get to Lichfield by Train

The city of Lichfield is served by two railway stations, Lichfield Trent Valley and Lichfield City. Trains from London Euston run regularly throughout the day during the week and at weekends. The journey time is around 1.5 hours with the service being provided by London Midland trains. To arrive at Lichfield City station a change at Lichfield Trent Valley, about a mile outside the city, is required. The earliest train from London is at approximately 8:45 a.m. with the latest at around 5:00 p.m. To get to Lichfield from the southwest of the UK, trains from Bristol also run throughout the day. Trains to Lichfield for this service are provided by Crosscountry Trains and includes one change at Birmingham New Street. The journey takes around 2.5 hours, with the earliest departure at about 8:00 a.m. and the latest at around 12:30 p.m.


Situated in the heart of Staffordshire, the city of Lichfield has a range of attractions, entertainment, heritage and culture for all the family to enjoy. The impressive cathedral, set in it's own large grounds, is over 800 years old and their own Pilgrim Guides provide an interesting and informative tour. Staffordshire is known world wide for producing outstanding pottery, and there are several places such as the Crackpotz Ceramic Cafe, where you can design an create your own, unique piece of pottery. Situated just outside Lichfield is Drayton Manor theme park, giving a huge range of rides, rollercoasters and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. Of course, the surrounding countryside is great for hiking, cycling or just a gentle stroll, making Lichfield an ideal destination for all the family.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lichfield City
Lichfield Trent Valley

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