Getting around

However you prefer to get around when you’re visiting our towns, there are plenty of options. Click on a town below to find out more.

Getting around Bewdley

Severn Valley Railway

This quaint station is just a short walk over the bridge from the town centre. Steam and diesel services run throughout the year and the railway is the region’s top attraction in its own right! Find out more at:

Bewdley Station, with its 3 platforms, was built in 1862 and was originally the junction for Wyre Forest and Stourport. Today, Kidderminster, with its national railway station is just a short ride away and the line takes visitors as far as Bridgnorth, with great views of the River Severn all the way!

Taking the bus

The main bus operator in Wyre Forest is Diamond Buses, who operate services across the 3 towns. More information and bus timetables can be found on


If you fancy a bike ride out to Bewdley, Wyre Forest have got it covered. Check out traffic free routes at:

If you’re looking for something more challenging, routeyou carries individual bike route recommendations and classifies them from medium through to challenging and even extreme!


There are lots of lovely places for a stroll along the riverside, through the Queen Elizabeth II Jubillee Gardens at the back of the museum, and along the high street, with its great selection of local shops. But if you fancy a bit more of an adventure, why not try the Bewdley River and Rail Circular Walk? It’s a waymarked route with some great views and there’s even a leaflet you can download to give you all the details you need.

Getting around by taxi

Taxis in Bewdley offer a service 365 days per year with 6,7 & 8 seater vehicles available. There are 2 main Taxi companies in Bewdley, Regency Taxis 01562 66666 and Central Taxis 01562 515131. Both firms cover the whole of Wyre Forest. Please contact them for more information and prices.

Gruffalo Family Orienteering Trail

The Gruffalo orienteering trail is a great way for families to discover the Wyre Forest. The routes are currently closed due to Covid restrictions, but we hope they will be open again soon! Check out the website for up to date details:

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