Getting to the ground
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 country. There are regular trains to Manchester and London, with a journey time under 90 minutes. We recommend that you book your tickets in advance.
For more information about train times and how to book, please londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk.
Shuttle Buses – The 501
Shuttle Bus service will be available for all international and Vitality Blast Finals Day in 2020. It will also run on selected Birmingham Bears fixtures (excluding Sunday fixtures), please check the match Spectator Guide for details.
The 501 Shuttle Bus pick-up point is located from right outside New Street Station on Smallbrook Queensway (opposite TK Maxx and close to the Bullring). The service is convenient for users of both New Street and Moor Street Train Stations.
Buses will be running back from the stadium to the city centre after the close of play.
A return journey on the shuttle bus service is available for just £5 for adults and £3.50 for children. You can pre-book your ticket online at edgbaston.com or you can purchase on the day.
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 2-minute walk to the ground.
More information on local buses can be found online at nxbus.co.uk.
Conference and Events Parking
We have over 400 FREE car park spaces available on site for Conference & Events guests, when it is a non-cricket day. Entry to the car park is via Edgbaston Road, please use B5 7QU.
For more information about Conference & Events at Edgbaston, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Official Hotel Partners
If you are booking hospitality, conferences or events at Edgbaston Stadium and looking for an overnight stay in Birmingham, please our recommended hotels in the city.
Please allow yourself plenty of time for travel to Edgbaston on matchday.
Birmingham city centre is undergoing extensive redevelopment causing a number of delays at peak travel times. We strongly advise fans to use public transport and avoid travelling by car if possible.
Please be aware that gates open 2 hours before start of play for our major match day games and all facilities are open.
Parking can be pre-booked at edgbaston.com for all matchdays at Edgbaston.
Please do not contemplate driving without first booking your car park space – there are only a limited number of spaces available and this will guarantee you a parking spot close to the stadium.
For Vitality Blast fixtures, car parking will be available on-site at Edgbaston. Parking must be booked in advance.
For ICC Men's Cricket World Cup matches, the Ashes and Finals Day, we have two off-site car parks available – both are close to the stadium (maximum 10-15 minutes walk).
The available Car Parks (which will all be sign posted as you reach the local area) are:
- Blue – Calthorpe Park (Postcode B5 7PH)
- 5 minute (0.5 miles) walk to the stadium – best if you are coming from the M6 direction
- This car park sells out quickly and we advise supporters buy their car park early
- Pink – Moseley Ashfield Cricket Ground (Postcode B13 8NQ)
- 10 to 15 (0.9 miles) minute walk. Best if you are travelling from London or South East via M40
- Green - Disabled Parking only - Edgbaston Stadium (Postcode B5 7QU)
- Disabled parking must be pre-booked in advance by calling 0121 369 1994 (option 2)
Please note: drivers choosing to park illegally, including on double yellow lines, blocking cycle routes, driveways or pavements will be ticketed as well as getting points on their licence.