We encourage spectators, who are able to, to leave the car at home and use public transport wherever possible.
The following information will help you plan your travel to Edgbaston and offer transport tips to make your visit as enjoyable as possible. Please note, traffic around Edgbaston on event days is extremely busy so give plenty of time to arrive.
Birmingham has great public transport links and we strongly recommend that you consider public transport so that you can make the most of your day with us. Birmingham New Street Station is the main rail hub for the city with connections from all over the region and country. We recommend that you book your tickets in advance and plan your journey.
There are regular local buses to the ground from south-west Birmingham and the city centre. National Express buses 45 and 47 have services between the city centre and Pershore Road which is a two-minute walk to the ground. More information on local buses can be found online at nxbus.co.uk.
If you live locally, Edgbaston easy to get to by bike with both the Rea Valley and the A38 (Bristol Road) cycle route close by, offering a safe way to travel to the stadium. Bike stands are available near the Main Reception.
Many attendees enjoy the 40-minute walk to Edgbaston from the city centre. The walking route between Birmingham New Street Station and Edgbaston is straightforward with comprehensive signs to help you find your way.
Taxi Drop Off & Pickup
We kindly ask all spectator to arrange taxi drop off and pickup away from Edgbaston to avoid unnecessary traffic and to adhere to local parking restrictions.
Birmingham Clean Air Zone
Please note that from 1 June 2021, Birmingham City Council introduced a Clean Air Zone within the A4540 Middleway (Inner City Ring Road). Edgbaston is not within the Clean Air Zone, however, if you drive through the Clean Air Zone area in a car or van, you could be charged £8 per day if your vehicle does not meet the required standards. Driving on the A4540 Middleway itself will not incur charges. You can check if you will be charged using the Government vehicle checker and view a map of the Clean Air Zone, on the Brum Breathes website.