The Hilton Birmingham Metropole is situated next to the NEC, Genting Arena, Birmingham International Train Station and Birmingham Airport.
The nearest train stations are Birmingham International and Birmingham New Street. The easiest way to get to the hotel from either of these is to use the courtesy bus provided by the hotel from Birmingham International.
From Birmingham International railway station, guests may use the free telephone (signposted with the Hilton logo adjacent to Subway) to arrange a collection to the hotel, by courtesy bus. The bus stop is Bus Stop C and located next to the taxi rank in the bus depot. The journey to the Hilton Birmingham Metropole hotel takes approximately 5 minutes. The 24-hour service runs at 30-minute intervals.
From Birmingham New Street Station, take the train to Birmingham International Station. The journey normally takes around 10-15 minutes depending on the time of day. At Birmingham International Station, use the courtesy telephone (signposted with the Hilton logo adjacent to Subway) to ask for the hotel bus to pick you up. The journey from Birmingham International Station to Hilton Birmingham Metropole hotel takes 5 minutes by courtesy bus. The 24-hour service runs every 30 minutes.
The nearest airport is Birmingham International Airport. The easiest way to get to the hotel from the airport is by using the Courtesy Bus.
Due to security measures in force at Birmingham Airport, they are no longer permitted to run the courtesy bus service direct to or from the airport between the hours of 06.00 and 23.00. All hotel guests travelling from Birmingham Airport during these hours should take the mono rail to Birmingham International rail station, where you should use the free telephone (signposted with the Hilton logo adjacent to Subway), the shuttle bus will be able to then collect passengers.
All guests travelling to Birmingham Airport outside these hours should contact the Hotel on +44 (0)121 780 6265. The bus stop is at Bus Stop C and located outside the main arrival and departure terminal.
The journey takes approximately five minutes and our courtesy bus runs every 30 minutes, 24 hours per day.
For the benefit of your sat-nav, the full address of the hotel is:
Hilton Birmingham Metropole
THE NEC BIRMINGHAM,
From the South
Leave the M40 at Junction 17. Use the left 2 lanes to take the M42/Railway Station/Airport exit to M1/M6/Birmingham (E,N & C)/solihull/N.E.C. Merge onto M42 for 7.7miles. Use the left 2 lanes to take the A45(W) exit towards Birmingham (E). Keep right, following signs for A45/Coventry (S&W). At Bickenhill Interchange, take the 2nd exit onto South Way. Continue straight to stay on South Way for 0.2miles. South Way turns slightly right and becomes Pendigo Way. Keep left to continue towards Pendigo Way and merge onto Pendigo Way for 0.2miles. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Harbet Drive. The hotel is on the left.
From the North
At Junction 6 of the M42, use the left lane to take the A45 exit to B'ham(E) Airport/N.E.C. & Coventry. Keep left, following signs for N.E.C.
At the roundable, take the 1st exit onto East Way. At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Pendigo Way. At the next roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Harbet Drive. The hotel will be on the left.