The station was once a grander affair with a bay platform for terminating services plus a goods yard and turntable . The station was also host to Motorail services to Stirling from 1958 to 1972.
Sutton Coldfield became part of the Cross-City Line in 1978.
|LM 323 210 arrives at Sutton Coldfield|
|Station building and footbridge|
|One of the station entrances|
|LM 323 214 stands at the station|
|A LM service departs|
|Another view of 323 210 in London Midland days|
 Vic Mitchell, North of Birmingham (Middleton Press, 2014) Fig. 99
 Ibid. Map. XXIX