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Getting There - Birmingham


how to get to birmingham

Birmingham is the UK's largest city and is located in the heart of the Midlands. Birmingham is reachable by many major motorways, railways and air.


You will find Birmingham coach station located right in the city centre. Travelling by coach to Birmingham for your party weekend couldn't be easier with coaches regularly travelling to Birmingham from many UK towns and cities.


From Bristol: Take the M5
From London: Take the M1
From Glasgow: Take the M6 via the M74

See the approximate distance and length of car journey below

Distance Time
Nottingham 52 Miles 1 Hour
London 120 Miles 2 Hours & 10 Minutes
Leeds 130 Miles 2 Hours & 15 Minutes
Newcastle 210 Miles 3 Hours & 30 Minutes
Manchester 84 Miles 1 Hour & 35 Minutes
Cardiff 115 Miles 2 Hours
Glasgow 290 Miles 4 Hours & 40 Minutes


Birmingham train station is located in the city centre.

See the approximate length of train journey below

Nottingham 1 Hour & 20 Minutes
Manchester 1 Hour & 50 Minutes
London 1 Hour & 50 Minutes
Leeds 2 Hours
Newcastle 3 Hours & 30 Minuites
Glasgow 4 Hours
Cardiff 2 Hours


If you are travelling to Birmingham by air you will need to fly to Birmingham International Airport (BHX)

Tip for travelling

Groups of 3 or more people travelling together are often eligible for group travel discounts when travelling by train or coach. Please check with your provider prior to booking your tickets separately.

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