The North Staffordshire Line runs from Crewe to Derby via Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent and Uttoxeter.
||Cheshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent City
||About 1 hour and 17 minutes — one way
||Secondary branch line
||North Staffordshire Community Rail Partnership
The North Staffordshire Line serves the following 11 stations:
- Blythe Bridge
- Tutbury & Hatton
The North Staffordshire Line was designated as a community rail service by the Department for Transport in November 2008. The designation covers the passenger services between Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent to Derby. Apart from Derby and Crewe, all stations listed are included in the designation.
Network Rail strategic route plan
The North Staffordshire Line has been identified as a secondary branch line within Network Rail’s London and East Midlands (I) strategic route plan.
The North Staffordshire Community Rail Partnership was formed in 2005. The partnership works with 4 local authority partners and other local organisations, station adopters, businesses and East Midlands Trains to promote and develop the line.