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Birmingham New Street Train Station

What are Birmingham New Street train station's opening hours?

Birmingham New Street station opening hours are:

05:15:00 - 23:00:00
07:30:00 - 23:00:00

Ticket office opening hours:

Saturday - 05:15 to 23:00
Sunday - 08:00 to 23:00

Birmingham New Street

Birmingham New Street station
Station Street
West Midlands
B2 4QA


Ticket office opening hours:

Saturday - 05:15 to 23:00
Sunday - 08:00 to 23:00

  • YES Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

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Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Accessible Public Telephones YES Yes
    • Accessible Taxis No
    • First Class Lounge YES Yes
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter YES Yes
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • Impared Access Ticket Gate YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines No
    • Induction Loop No
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down YES Yes
    • National Key Toilets YES Yes
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available YES Yes
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours Monday - Sunday - 07:30 to 23:59
    • Accessible Taxis

      Taxis drop off within the 'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance.

      The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit).

      All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs.

      For more information visit Traintaxi

    • Accesible Ticket Machine

      Staff available to assist where required.

    • Booking Office Counter

      Floorwalkers are available to assist all customers

    • Customer Help Point Available at Customer Reception and station floorwalkers
    • Helpline
    • Helpline Contact Details

      If you wish to book assistance but are not sure which train operator you are travelling with, you can call 0800 022 3720. On calling, you will be referred to the appropriate train operator.

    • Helpline Contact URL
    • Impared Access Ticket Gate

      Wide gates are available for wheelchair users, buggy's and passengers with luggage.

    • Impared Mobility Set Down

      Assistance is available to and from platforms, though we can help more effectively if you call us in advance on 0121 654 2528 (Mon-Fri 10:00-18:00) or outside these times 0121 654 4243.

      Alternatively, please contact Passenger Assist of the relevant train operator:

      • West Midlands Railway - 0800 024 8998
      • Avanti West Coast - 0800 0158 123
    • National Key Toilets

      Close to Platforms 1A and 12A and Platforms 10 and 11B

    • Step Free Access

      The footpath to the new entrance from Hill St is now step free, and there is level access from the drop off point.

      All platforms have lifts and escalators

      Coverage: whole Station
    • Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
    • Staff Help

      Journey Care assistance is available prior to travel via the relevant Train Operator:

      We can provide assistance at the station during the hours we're open to the public.  Passengers can book additional assistance on the day at the Network Rail reception or call 0121 654 4243. 

      However please be made aware that if arrangements haven't been made via Journey Care prior to travel, there will be a wait but our policy is to make it happen.

  • Airport
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note Regular train service to Birmingham International. 10 - 15 minute journey
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available YES Yes
    • Left Luggage: Phone Phone number: 0121 314 0901

      Operator Name: Excess Baggage Company
    • Left Luggage: URL
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill StreetMost buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit  Transport for West Midlands (, or call 0121 214 7214.
  • Cycle Storage
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV YES Yes
    • Note

      If you want to take your bicycle on the train, please check with the relevant train operator beforehand

    • Sheltered YES Yes
    • Spaces 58
    • Type Stands
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops YES Yes
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet YES Yes
  • Mail and Express Services
    • Post Box: Note

      No post box within the station. On exiting the station at the Corner of Stephenson St / Navigation St (for Victoria Square) head towards Pinfold Street for the nearest post office 0.2miles Post Office 1 Pinfold Street Birmingham West Midlands B2 4AA

  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone YES Yes
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around Birmingham New Street station (
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
  • Parking
    • Car Parking Details Phone number: 0345 077 4224

      Operator Name: A P C O A Parking ( U K) Limited
      Name: Short Stay Car Park
      Spaces: 38
      Number Accessible Spaces: 0
      Accessible Spaces Note:

      There are no designated spaces in the short stay car park but there are four Blue Badge spaces by within the 'drop & go' area on the entrance off Hill Street

      Accessible Car Park Equipment: No
      Cctv: Yes
      Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
  • Priority Lounge Information
    • First Class Lounge: Note


      On the paid concourse between Platforms 3 & 4

      Tickets Accepted

      Avanti West Coast (Business, First Open or Advance First) tickets only. You can only enter the lounge on the travel date shown on your ticket.


      Dedicated business areas are fully equipped with telephone points, desks, fax photocopier and modem facilities, screens with updated train information.


      Tea, coffee, soft drinks.


      Wi-Fi is available


      No showers are available

  • Rental Car
    • Availability No
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Toilets Note

      Male, Female, Accessible and Baby Change facilities are available in all parts of the station.

      These are located between:

      • Platforms 2 - 3a (Blue Lounge)
      • Platforms 10 - 11a (Yellow Lounge)
      • Platforms 10 - 11b (Red Lounge)
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 52.47819419
    • Longitude -1.898360826
  • Station Seating Areas
    • First Class Lounge Hours Monday - Friday - 06:15 to 19:45
      Saturday - 08:00 to 18:00
      Sunday - 10:00 to 18:00
  • Station Hours
    • Station Hours

      05:15:00 - 23:00:00
      07:30:00 - 23:00:00

  • Station Information
    • ATM YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Post Box No
    • Shops YES Yes
    • Seated Area No
    • Station Buffet YES Yes
    • Showers No
    • Trolley No
    • Wifi YES Yes
    • Waiting Room YES Yes
    • Lost Property Phone number: 0330 024 0215

      Operator Name: Excess Baggage Company
    • Lost Property: URL
    • Customer Service Note Luggage received from terminated trains at Birmingham New Street only
    • Information Systems DepartureScreensAnnouncementsArrivalScreens
    • Lost Property Number 0330 024 0215
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Subway/transit
    • Metro: Availability YES Yes
    • Metro: Note For details of the Midland Metro (tram network) visit: ( 
  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Saturday - 05:15 to 23:00
      Sunday - 08:00 to 23:00
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Pre-Purchase Collection YES Yes
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Customer Service Note On the main concourse next to WH Smiths
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: No
      Smartcard Validator: No
  • Taxi Information
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note Taxis drop off with the drop & go in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation St (Stephenson St / Victoria Sq exit). For more information visit traintaxi ( title=traintaxi - the guide to taxis serving all train stations jQuery15105487555210230162=201).
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