The station serves both Elworth, and the market town of Sandbach itself, which is one mile away. The station benefits from two direct services an hour to Manchester, one via Stockport and one via Manchester Airport. Sandbach has a historic old town centre, based around the market square.
The nearby Trent and Mersey Canal and Wheelock Rail Trail provide opportunities for walks in the area.
Visiting Sandbach Station, one can’t help but notice the floral displays, the station’s friends group do a fantastic job of keeping the station bright and welcoming.
Sandbach has a number of Geocaches surrounding the Station. An example circular route has been created that you may choose to follow to explore the nearby Geocaches, while enjoying the outdoors. Click the subtitle of this section to view the route on Google Maps.
This circular Route is 4.5 miles long and takes 1 Hour 30 Minutes to complete; with the opportunity to find 5 Geocaches along the route. (Time taken to find the Geocaches not included)
Below is the listed route that is shown on Google maps with the names and co-ordinates of the Geocaches. Click on Geocaches below to be re-directed to more information on each one (You must have an account to view content)