Travel

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Compare public transport travel options with the Traveline route planner. Solihull BID also has a route planner to help you plan a journey by car or public transport to Solihull town centre. The AA and RAC both have route planners for…

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Solihull town centre has direct train connections to Banbury, Bicester, Birmingham, Droitwich, High Wycombe, Kidderminster, Leamington Spa, London Marylebone, Oxford, and Stourbridge. There are direct trains from Shirley station to Birmingham, Earlswood, Henley-in-Arden, Stourbridge, Stratford-upon-Avon, and Wootton Wawen. Marston Green…

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Solihull is served by buses operated by: National Express West Midlands Diamond buses Claribel Coaches Network West Midlands produces downloadable maps of bus routes in the Solihull borough, and of interchanges at the NEC/Airport, Chelmsley Wood and Solihull. Individual bus operators set…

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Taxi ranks for hackney carriages/black cabs are provided in Solihull in Mill Lane, outside Marks & Spencer in Poplar Road outside Bar Après/Zizzi’s restaurant at Birmingham Airport outside the main entrances to the National Exhibition Centre (NEC)   Private hire cabs…

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Birmingham Airport is situated within the Borough of Solihull, just four miles from the town centre. It opened in 1939 as Elmdon Airport and is now one of the busiest in the UK, with more than 40 airlines using the site and…

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Solihull is situated at the heart of the motorway network, with the town centre just two miles from Junction 5 of the M42, which links to: the M5 for the west and south-west of the UK the M6 for Manchester…