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Written by Ben Sweeney - 03 Jun 2016
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Location notes
A station in Warwickshire, located in the quiet town of Bedworth, situated between Nuneaton and Coventry, on the Nuneaton to Coventry line.
Railway type and traffic
The line is a branch line, and has an hourly service operated by a London Midland Class 153 DMU , however, on a weekend there is 2 Class 153's connected to each other.
The line sees regular freight services, with services going from the north of England to southern terminals such as Southampton. There is a few engineers trains operated by Colas, DB Shenker and Freightliner.
Also there is 1 tank train which runs into the Bedworth Murco Oil Terminal.
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Environment
The location is perfectly safe in the daylight, with CCTV on the station. There is a bus stop style shelter on each platform.
Road directions


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Bedworth Station map co-ordinates
Parking
There is a pay and display car park, which can sometimes get busy during the week.
Public transport
In addition to the London Midland service from Coventry the route 48 bus (Every 10 minutes from Atherstone/Leicester/Nuneaton to Coventry) is a 10 minute walk, however the station itself is served by the route 56 bus, which runs every half hour from Coventry to Nuneaton.

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Amenities
There are no toilets on this station. There is a Tesco supermarket nearby, along with various little shops and takeaways.
Accommodation
There is a Travelodge and Premier inn around a 10 minute drive away towards Nuneaton.
Sun Compass
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin:
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Bedworth Station

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Bedworth Station general view map
Bedworth Station close up map

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Bedworth Station



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Photographic notes
The light is best for trains heading towards Coventry from around 15:00 till 19:00, however due to the number of trees and the general location, the sun is not a major factor to worry about.
Video wise the station is good, and is fairly quiet. Only the noise from the road bridge nearby is audible.


General views - All photographs © Ben Sweeney unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking north


Fig 1 - Looking north


Fig 2 - Looking south


Fig 2 - Looking south


Fig 3 - Looking north


Fig 3 - Looking north


Location Video



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