Birmingham’s enviable location at the centre of the country sets it apart from any other destination.
Being at the hub of the UK’s transport networks provides you with a wide range of travel options, no matter what your budget.
Birmingham Airport serves 143 direct scheduled and charter routes and offers an additional 279 possible connections worldwide, and plans for a runway extension means this is set to grow.
47% of visitors to Birmingham arrive by train, and all major rail network operators working out of Birmingham’s 3 main city centre stations
Links to the M6, M5, M42 and M54 are just a short distance from the city centre and 23,500 car parking spaces make it easy to bring your car into the city
Travel update: The A38 St Chad’s and Queensway tunnels will be closed to traffic from 19 July to 2 September, preceded by four weeks and followed by up to two weeks of overnight closures. For more information click here.
In short, Birmingham is easy to get to, and easy to get around once you’re here. A compact city centre means it is easy to walk between lcoations, and to make it even easier, use our downloadable maps, route planners and links to help you on your way.
With an international airport servicing over 50 scheduled and chartered services, getting to Birmingham by air couldn't be easier.
With a central train station with rail links to destinations all over the country and the regional airports, getting to Birmingham by train couldn't be easier.
M5, M6 and M42 motorways service the city from all directions, with over 25,000 parking spaces in the city centre alone, frequent public transport and excellent coach links.
With National Express and many other bus companies linking Birmingham to the rest of the UK, its never been easier to reach Birmingham by coach!
Getting around Birmingham has never been easier with a whole array of public transport options for you to choose from.
With so many visitors to the city, Birmingham is extremely well-prepared to offer all the help and advice anyone could need. There are information points around the city centre with friendly informative and multi-lingual staff on-hand and always happy...
Birmingham Convention Bureau provides a high and accurate level of information for delegates with visual, mobility or hearing impairments.
Download our interactive maps of Birmingham, including route planners, visitor maps and conference venues maps.