Borth railway station is on the Cambrian line from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth; most trains run from/to Birmingham International. The station is located close to the village centre just off the B4353; the postcode is SY24 5HT. The station is unstaffed; buy tickets on the train. Live Departure screens. Car parking no charge for passengers - 3 spaces; cycle storage stands.
Borth Station Museum is housed in the former station building and the collection of artefacts includes hundreds of items collected by volunteers over the years; they trace the significance of the railway here at Borth and the surrounding areas, where the lead mining industry, agriculture and tourism played an important role. The old ticket office has been completely renovated, the waiting room houses interactive displays including a model railway and the Station Master's office is where you'll find the Borth Station Volunteer team who are ready to answer any questions you might have, or give you an impromptu tour of the facility.
Train times from 12 September to 10 December 2016 are:-
Departures for Shrewsbury/arrivals from Aberystwyth Monday to Saturday are at 05.41, 06.41*, 07.41, 08.41*, 09.41, 11.41, 12.41*, 13.41, 15.41, 17.41, 18.41* & 19.41; all except marked * continue to Birmingham. Four later trains every hour to Machynlleth only. Sunday at 09.43, 10.43*, 11.41, 13.41, 14.44*, 15.41, 17.31 & 19.41; all except marked * continue to Birmingham. Also at 18.43, 20.41, 21.41 & 23.31 to Machynlleth only.
Departures for Aberystwyth Monday to Saturday at 05.09, 06.03, 07.05, 08.05*, 09.05, 11.05, 12.04*, 13.05, 15.06, 17.05, 19.04, 20.07*, 21.06, 22.03* (22.09* Sat) & 23.23 (23.18 Sat). The first 3 trains start at Machynlleth; later trains from Shrewsbury with all except marked * starting at Birmingham. Sunday at 09.06, 10.05, 11.08, 13.08, 14.16, 15.08, 17.04, 18.05*, 19.06, 20.04*, 21.07 & 23.03. The first 3 trains & the 14.16 start from Machynlleth; other trains from Shrewsbury with all except marked * starting at Birmingham.