For train and station information, advance tickets, online booking, railcards and timetable information:
Centro, the West Midlands Integrated Transport Authority, promotes and develops public transport across the region. Its website provides local travel information, including the Metro that links Birmingham with Wolverhampton via the Jewellery Quarter.
National Express West Midlands contains information for all travel by bus and coach in the West Midlands, including bus pass information such as the Student Travel card, real time information, journey planner and Traveline. If you're looking for a more affordable option, Megabus offers mega value fares to over 90+ destinations around the UK.
Birmingham International Airport is a short distance, about 10 minutes by train, from Birmingham and there are regular trains direct from the airport to Birmingham.
General travel help
We have prepared some sites for you about cultural hotspots and other cultural and social information, including a website dedicated to student life in Birmingham:
Business and Media
Here are some links to business, commerce and media companies:
Birmingham is renowned for its many different shopping complexes and markets, including: