Bournville station

Rail fares from Bournville increased

Rail fares from Bournville have gone up at the start of the New Year following the annual national rail fare increase.

Bournville station

Bournville Station – Pic by Elliot Brown via Flickr

From Friday 2nd January 2015 the peak-time fare from Bournville to Birmingham City Centre will be £4.10, an increase of 10 pence. The off-peak fare remains the same at £2.60. The single fare has increased from £2.40 to £2.50.

A weekly train pass for Bournville (covering zones 1-3) is now £18.10 and a monthly pass (via direct debit) is £54.50.

Train operator London Midland performs slightly below the nation average of trains arriving on time with a figure of 87.2% of trains arriving on time (the moving national average as of December 2014 is 89.3%. Source:

Bus fares have also increased by 10 pence with a standard adult fare now £2.20. An adult daysaver ticket is now £4.20.