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Restriction Code

Some tickets may require you to travel at specific times of the day, days of the week or on a specific route. Our Journey Planner takes ticket restrictions into account with the selection that you have made and will only have shown tickets that are valid for the selected trains.

Restrictions

Applicable Days

Monday to Friday

Mondays-Fridays

Outward Travel

Not valid on trains timed to depart before 08:45.

Not valid on any train departing Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Snow Hill, Birmingham Moor Street, Five Ways or Jewellery Quarter between 16:34 and 18:01. This does not not apply if passengers hold tickets for through journeys, i.e. if a change of train is required at one of these five stations to complete their journey.

Return Travel

Not valid on any train departing Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Snow Hill, Birmingham Moor Street, Five Ways or Jewellery Quarter between 16:34 and 18:01. This does not not apply if passengers hold tickets for through journeys, i.e. if a change of train is required at one of these five stations to complete their journey.

Easement

Travel is also allowed on the 17:50 Birmingham New St to Worcester Shrub Hill service.

Seasonal Variations

The evening peak restriction ONLY is lifted on Wednesday 27 December, Thursday 28 December and Friday 29 December 2023.