Droitwich Spa station serves the historic spa town of Droitwich Spa in the Wychavon district of Worcestershire.
This busy town was known to the Romans as a key source of salt then was developed into a spa during the 19th century.
The station is staffed and is situated at the junction of two lines both operated by West Midlands Railway: Worcester to Birmingham Snow Hill via Kidderminster, and Worcester to Birmingham New Street via Bromgrove.
The station was opened in 1852 as simply Droitwich but was renamed Droitwich Spa when rebuilt in 1899. This latter station has subsequently been replaced by a modern booking hall and waiting room.
Level access is available to both platforms.
The station has been adopted by the Friends of Droitwich Station
The Friends have transformed the station by installing and maintaining planters and commissioning artwork for display.
The StitchTrain Class 196 tapestry is on display in the Ticket Office and can also be seen here.
Why not join us?
If you would like to be involved with your local station, then do get in touch below.
None at present.
Tony Woodward represents the station on the CRP Steering Group.
Astons of Kempsey 19 Droitwich – Newland – Primsland
LMS Travel 20 / 20A / 20B Droitwich – Westlands (Circular) / Droitwich – New Chawson – Westlands (Circular) / Droitwich – Westlands – Hampton Lovett (Circular)
Coniston Coaches 133 Droitwich – Chaddesley Corbett – Kidderminster
Kev’s Cars & Coaches 355 Droitwich – Claines – Fernhill Heath – Worcester
All the above services stop on the main road outside the station. Other bus routes serve the town centre (10 mins walk away).
Businesses local to the station (a selection all serving food)
Café Loco (Droitwich) – platform 1 at the station
Droitwich Tandoori – station approach
Riflemans Arms Droitwich
There are many more businesses in the town itself (around 10 minutes walk from the station)
Tourist destinations within reach of the station
Salt Tours & Churchfields Farm Tours – bus 19 takes you to within a mile
Hanbury Hall and Gardens – Finesse Travel bus 354 takes you from the centre of Droitwich to within two miles of the Hall
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