Birmingham Snow Hill (BSW)

Managed by London Midland 

Colmore Row
West Midlands
B3 2BJ

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

    Note Coffee kiosk Food outlet (Seating unavailable)
  • ATM machine

  • Toilets

  • Pay phone

  • Internet

  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops


Birmingham Snow Hill

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Route planning around the station including maps and platforms

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Station Message: Alert!

The lifts will be out of order between platforms 1 & 2 and exit from now until further notice at Birmingham Snow Hill station. 

Getting to and from the station

Car Park
Birmingham Snow Hill (Council Managed)
Local Council
Opening hours
Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday 06:00 - 23:30
Sunday 09:00 - 21:00
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
800  with 6 accessible spaces available
Parking is free for disabled customers parking in disabled spaces displaying a valid International Blue Badge 
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station 
Free of charge
Daily rate
Off peak rate
Hourly rate
£1 for 1 hour, £2.10 for 2 hours, £3 for 3 hours, £4.10 for 4 hours, £6.20 for 6 hours
3 Monthly rate
6 Monthly rate
Annual rate
CCTV Coverage
Onward travel information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here


BBs 0121 693 3333 TOA 0121 427 8888

Accessible taxis

Accessible taxis are not available

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available

At station front on Colmore Row.


The Midland Metro (tram) platform is adjacent to Station for services towards Wolverhampton. For details:


Ticket buying and collection

Ticket Office
Opening hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 06:00 - 21:00
Friday 06:00 - 23:00
Saturday 07:00 - 23:00
Sunday 08:00 - 20:00


Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Height adjusted ticket office counter note


Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machines note

A Ticket Vending Machine is available on the station concourse, by the Ticket Office.

Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Smartcards issued
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators

Please visit for Smartcard information.

Staffing and general services

Information available from staff
Yes - from help point,Yes - from ticket office 
Information services - opening times
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points
Customer Services

We are open from 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day. A recorded message service is available outside of these hours.

**Birmingham Snow Hill is accredited by the Secure Station Scheme**

Ticket gates
Location for Rail Replacement Services

In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.


ATM Machine
Refreshment facilities
Coffee kiosk Food outlet (Seating unavailable)
Baby changing facilities
Baby changing facilities location
National key toilets
National key toilets location

A National Key Scheme/ “Radar” Key is available from station staff. If you wish to purchase your own key, contact Disability Rights UK on 020 7250 8191 or 8181; website: email:


Waiting Rooms
Waiting rooms opening hours
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 23:00

Accessibility and mobility access

Helpline Contact
0800 0924260
Staff help available
To ensure that we provide the best service possible we recommend that customers who require assistance book with us and provide at least 1 working day's notice. We will always aim to assist customers whether they have booked assistance or not. Booking assistance gives you the extra reassurance that your needs will be met. We operate some stations that are either unstaffed or only staffed at certain times. If we are given prior notification, it will allow us to put in place the necessary arrangements to ensure you are able to make the journey you want.
Staff help available opening times
Monday - Friday 05:38 - 23:35
Saturday 06:07 - 23:40
Sunday 09:00 - 22:15
Ramp for train access
Step free access coverage
Step free access note

Lift access to all platforms. Step free route via Metro and Platform 3 via 2 short ramps and pedestrian level crossing. Escalator available to each island platform.

Wheelchairs available

Station Map

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