How to Find us

Customer Notice: We have received notice from Birmingham City Council that from 8th October Vicarage Road will be going through extensive works to install new bus lanes and double yellow lines. This work is expected to continue for 4 weeks. Please note that lanes in the surrounding roads will be reduced and temporary traffic lights will be in place, which may cause some disruption. Thank you.

The Gardens can be reached as follows:

From the M40: Take M42 West to M5 then:
From the M5: Leave at junction 3 and take A456 signposted City Centre. Turn right onto B4129 (Norfolk Road) signposted Botanical Gardens.
From the M6: Leave at junction 6 and take A38(M) to City Centre. Follow underpasses signposted Birmingham West to A456. At Five Ways island turn left onto B4217 (Calthorpe Road) signposted Botanical Gardens.
Local Traffic: Follow signs for Edgbaston then brown tourist signs to Botanical Gardens.
Buses: 23, 24, 1, X8, 9, X10, 12, 12A, 13, 13A, 13B, X21 and 126 all stop outside, or very close to, the Gardens.
Trains: From Five Ways Station – 20 minutes walk.
From Birmingham New Street Station – buses (as above) or taxi (approx. 20 minutes).