Hotels in the Edgbaston area:
These hotels are within walking distance from the University campus:
Edgbaston Park Hotel – 11 minutes
53 Edgbaston Park Rd, B15 2RS
The Edgbaston Hotel – 30 minutes
18 Highfield Rd, B15 3DU
Hotels in the city centre:
These hotels are in walking distance of the city centre’s train stations:
Premier Inn Birmingham City Centre New St Station
Exchange Buildings, Stephenson St, B2 4PY
Ibis Birmingham New Street Station Hotel
21 Ladywell Walk, B5 4ST
Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre
Smallbrook Queensway, B5 4EW
Britannia Hotel Birmingham
New Street, B2 4RX
Premier Inn Birmingham
20 Bridge Street, B1 2JR
Travelodge Birmingham Central Bull Ring Hotel
Upper Dean St, B5 4SG
There is also the option of an Airbnb.
For general travel and tourist information about Birmingham, please see, http://visitbirmingham.com.
Eating & Drinking
There is a Food Fellows coffee shop in the Bramall Music Building which serves hot drinks and an assortment of sandwiches. To find other places to eat on campus please visit:
This area, 5 minutes’ walk from the University and centering around Bristol Road, has several places to purchase food and drink, including supermarkets, convenience stores, pubs, cafés and restaurants.
Venue & Travel
Bramall Music Building
University of Birmingham
The venues and main refreshment spots are outlined on this map.
For an interactive campus map please visit:
Please note that the Bramall Music Building has direct from the street access to the auditorium for wheelchair users. All of the other floors are accessible from one of two lifts.
The Edgbaston campus is easily accessible from central Birmingham via bus or train to University Station ( a few minutes walk from the venue). Travellers arriving at Birmingham International Airport can transfer at New Street Station, or take a taxi (approximately £20- 25).
For detailed information on all forms of travel please see:
A list of nearby car parks located on campus:
North East Car Park Multi Storey
Floors 1-5, access via Pritchatts Road
(Please note that this car park does not have a lift)
Pritchatts Road Car Park
At the junction with Vincent Drive
Next car park along after Pritchatts Road car park
The North East car park is five-minutes’ walk away from the Bramall Music Building. Charges apply Monday to Friday, 08.30 – 16.30. Free parking is available outside of these times.