How to Find Us

Birmingham isn’t just a fantastic city – it’s a fantastic city in a fantastic location. As Birmingham is a major business centre, right in the centre of the UK, it’s incredibly well connected. Nowhere is too far away.




By car

Several major roads lead into Birmingham City Centre. The M6/A38 (M) or M5/A46 arrive from the North. The best route from London is via the M40/M42/A45 or M1/M6/A38 (M). From the South West, the M5/A456 route is often the quickest.

Please note that there are currently major roadworks being carried out in Birmingham city centre, which may affect your journey. 

Car parking

Due to our unique city centre location car parking space is limited. There are no student car parking spaces on the campus with the exception of a space for the mobility impaired. However, there are several Pay and Display car parks in close proximity to the University. The nearest car parks to the university are:

By rail

Birmingham New Street Station is served by a fast Intercity link from London Euston and is just a few minutes walk from the University. Birmingham Snow Hill and Birmingham Moor Street welcome trains from London Marylebone. The journey by fast train from London takes 90 minutes. Trains from other cities and towns arrive frequently into Birmingham. 

By coach

Coach services run frequently to Birmingham Central Coach Station from all major towns, cities and airports. 

By bus

Our city centre location makes us easy to reach by bus from all parts of the city and throughout the West Midlands. 

Accessability information

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