Birmingham International (BHI)

Managed by Virgin Trains 

 
Birmingham International Railway Station
Stationlink Road
National Exhibition Centre
Solihull
West Midlands
B40 1PA
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

    Note
  • ATM machine

    ATM machine
  • Toilets

    Toilets
  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

    Public Wi-Fi Yes
  • Post box

    Note
  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops
 
 

Birmingham International

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Getting to and from the station

 

Bicycle parking

Compound,Stands,Wheel Racks
Storage sheltered
Yes
Storage location
18 cycle stands plus a cycling compound with 27 spaces available at the front of the station (please see staff for more information)
Storage spaces
45
Storage CCTV
Yes
PlusBike (cycle hire)

Brompton Bike Hire is available at the station.  They have two tariffs to chose from; frequent and leisure.  Each has an annual membership fee and a daily hire charge.  Please click here for more information.

Car Park
Station Car Park
Operator
Virgin Trains
Address
Stationlink Road
Bickenhill Lane
Solihull
West Midlands
B40 1PA
Note

The weekend rate is applicable on bank holidays

Height Restrictions ( Metres ) 2.2

Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
2124  with 24 accessible spaces available
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided 
Free of charge
No
Daily rate
£12.00
Saturday rate
£9.00
Sunday rate
£9.00
Monthly rate
£132.00
3 Monthly rate
£374.00
Annual rate
£1200.00

For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay, visit the Virgin Trains website.

Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff.

CCTV Coverage
Yes
Onward travel information

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

Taxi

Outside the station entrance 

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
Yes
Airport

Birmingham International Station is directly connected to Birmingham Airport by the free 'Air-Rail Link' monorail system.  The Air-Rail Link take two minutes to get to the airport and operates between 05:15 and 02:00 daily.

 

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 05:40 - 21:00
Saturday 05:40 - 21:00
Sunday 07:40 - 21:00
Location

 Ticket Machines can be found in the main Booking Hall area.

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is not available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Smartcards
Smartcards issued
No
Smartcards validators
No
Penalty fares
Penalty fares apply for London Midland 

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
Yes - from help point,Yes - from information point,Yes - from ticket office 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Friday 05:00 - 02:00
Saturday 05:00 - 02:00
Sunday 07:00 - 02:00
 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Customer help points
Yes
Lost Property
Yes
Customer Services

Except Christmas Day & Boxing Day

Ticket gates
Yes
CCTV
Yes
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
Yes
Bureau de Change
Yes
First class Lounge
Yes

 

Located

Up the stairs from the platforms, lift available

Tickets Accepted

 Virgin Business, First Open or Advance First tickets. You can only enter the lounge on the travel date shown on your ticket.

Facilities

Dedicated business areas are fully equipped with desks, power points and screens with updated train information.

 Refreshments

Tea, coffee, soft drinks.

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is available

Showers

No showers are available

 

First class Lounge opening hours
Monday - Friday 05:30 - 20:00
Saturday 08:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
Pay phones
Yes
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Post box
Yes
Public Wi-Fi
Yes

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Refreshment facilities
Yes
Shops
Yes
Toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Baby changing facilities location
 
National key toilets
No
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Staff help available
Yes
Staff help available opening times
Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday 04:30 - 01:30
Sunday 07:00 - 02:00
Monday - Friday 05:00 - 02:00
Saturday 05:00 - 02:00
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note

lifts to all platforms

 
Wheelchairs available
Yes

Station Map

 
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