Birmingham tourist and travel information

Birmingham tourist and travel information

Birmingham Travel Information

Travel Information Birmingham West Midlands is one of the most accessible cities in the UK. Situated in the heart of the country and well served by all major forms of transport, travel to and from the city couldn't be easier.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Birmingham - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

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Travel by train

Travel by train

Rail ztown Birmingham - Travel by train - Birmingham Moor Street Station, Queensway, Birmingham, B4 7UL.

Birmingham New Street Station, New Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B2 4ND.

Birmingham Snow Hill Station, Colmore Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 2BJ.

Birmingham International Station, Bickenhill Lane, Solihull, West Midlands, B40 1PA.

Chiltern Railways. www.chilternrailways.co.uk

Network Rail, www.networkrail.co.uk

Central Trains. www.centraltrains.co.uk

Virgin Trains. www.virgintrains.co.uk

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

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Airport Birmingham International Airport Ltd, Birmingham, B26 3QJ. Tel: +44 (0)8707 335511. The airport has an extensive range of facilities to offer passengers, visitors and staff whilst at the airport. The airport rail station is only a two minute ride away, and just one mile from Junction 6 of the M42. The airport is adjacent to the National Exhibition Centre. Birmingham airport is about 8 miles east of Birmingham city centre.

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roads

Miles from townBirmingham is at the hub of the UK motorway network, enabling visitors to travel directly from the M6, M1, M40 and M42. More than 20 international airlines serve Birmingham International Airport, which is conveniently situated a few minutes from The NEC and The NEC Arena. Together they provide scheduled flights from 34 destinations in the UK, Europe and North America.

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M5 Motorway

Roads Birmingham - Travel by road - Birmingham is about 4 miles east of Junction 2 of the M5 Motorway. The M5 Motorway links Exeter to Birmingham and the Midlands. Birmingham is about 160 miles from Exeter.

M5 Motorway

M6 Motorway

Roads Birmingham - Travel by road - Birmingham is about 4 miles SW of Junction 6 of the M6 Motorway. The M6 Motorway travels north - south and connects to the M1 at Rugby then on to Carlisle. The M6 Toll is north of Walsall and Sutton Coldfield and bypasses the M6 the areas around Birmingham and Wolverhampton. Birmingham is about 195 miles from Carlisle and 35 miles from Rugby.

M6 Motorway

M 42 Motorway

Roads Birmingham - Travel by road - Birmingham city centre is about 14 miles NE of the Junction of the M 42 and the M 5 Motorways. Birmingham city centre is about 14 miles NW of the Junction of the M 42 and the M 40 Motorways. Birmingham city centre is about 10 miles west of the Junction of the M 42 and the M 6 Motorways.

M 42 Motorway

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Birmingham Tourist Information

Shopping

Stores Birmingham - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 42 High Street, BirminghamWest Midlands, B4 7SS. Tel: 0121 643 4511. Marks & Spencer Birmingham Colmore Row Simply Food, 18-20 Colmore Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 2QD. Tel: 0121 236 8964. Marks & Spencer Birmingham New Street Station Simply Food, Birmingham New Street Station, Birmingham, B2 4PX. Marks & Spencer Birmingham The Fort, The Fort Retail Park, 20 Fort Parkway, Erdington, Birmingham, B24 9FP. British Home Store Birmingham - Unit 15, The Fort Shopping Park, 20 Fort Parkway, Birmingham, B24 9FP, Tel: 0845 8410185.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Birmingham - Entertainment - Old Rep Theatre, Station Street, Birmingham, B5 4DY. Box Office: (0121) 303 2323. Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Centenary Square, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2EP. Box Office: 0121 236 4455. Cineworld Cinema, 181 Broad Street, Birmingham B15 1DA. Tel: 0871 200 2000.

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Birmingham FC

Sport Birmingham - Sport - Aston Villa FC, Villa Park, Trinity Rd, Birmingham B6 6HE. Tel: 0871 423 8100.

Birmingham City FC, St Andrews Ground, Birmingham B9 4NH. Tel: 0871-226-1875.

Aston Villa FC

Sport

Sport Birmingham - Sport - Ten Pin Bowling. Birmingham (Star City) Megabowl, 17 Star City, Watson Road, Birmingham, B7 5SB. Tel: 0871 550 1010. Ten Pin Bowling, hollywood bowl Birmingham, Birmingham Great Park, Park Way, Rubery, Birmingham, B45 9WA. Tel: 0121 453 0333.

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BIRMINGHAM ACCOMMODATION

ACCOMMODATION

Birmingham hotels

ACCOMMODATION

Guest house bed and breakfast in Birmingham

self catering accommodation in Birmingham

For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Wolverhampton hotels & Tamworth hotels. For bed and breakfast accommodation in other areas nearby see bed and breakfast in Warwick & bed and breakfast in Solihull. For self catering in other areas nearby see self catering accommodation in Redditch & self catering accommodation in Solihull.

West Midlands Map and Attractions

Birmingham is 118 miles from London. It is 18 miles from Halesowen to Sutton Coldfield and 30 miles from Solihull to Wolverhampton.

Airports Airports indicated are Birmingham International and Coventry.

Roads Birmingham city centre is about 14 miles NE of the Junction of the M42 and the M5 Motorways and about 14 miles NW of the Junction of the M42 and the M40 Motorways.

West Midlands map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There are 4 stations in Birmingham.

West Midlands Attractions
Attraction 1 - Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B3 3DH. Tel: 0121 303 2834. bmag.org.uk.
Attraction 2 - Coventry Toy Museum, Whitefriars Gate, Much Park Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 2LT. Tel: +44 (0)2476 231 331.
Attraction 3 - Packwood House, Lapworth, Solihull, Warwickshire B94 6AT. Tel: 01564 783294.
Attraction 4 - Sutton Park Visitor Centre, Sutton Park, Park Road, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2YT. Tel: 0121 355 6370.
Attraction 5 - Dudley Concert Hall, St James's Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 1HP. Tel: 01384 815577.
Attraction 6 - The NEC, Birmingham, England, B40 1NT. Tel: 0121 780 4141. necgroup.co.uk.

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