University Railway Station serves the University of Birmingham, Birmingham Women’s Hospital, and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital with regular West Midlands Trains services operating on the Cross-City Line between Redditch and Lichfield. Trains from University Station run with great frequency; northbound services include two trains per hour to Four Oaks, two per hour to Lichfield City, two per hour to Lichfield Trent Valley, one per hour to Birmingham New Street only, and one per hour to Nottingham. Southbound services see three trains to Longbridge per hour, three per hour to Redditch, one per hour to Hereford, and one per hour to Cardiff Central.
Facilities at the station are good, with a large covered waiting room, two automated ticket machines, and a staffed ticket office. Train running updates are provided on digital departure screens and automated announcements. University Station is fully step-free accessible, with level access to the ticket office and footbridge and lift access to the platforms.
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|Weekdays||07:00 - 20:00|
|Saturday||08:00 - 19:00|
|Sunday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Staff Help notes|
Please note that staff help is only available when the ticket office is open.
To ensure that we provide the best service possible we recommend that customers who require assistance book with us and provide at least 1 working day's notice. We will always aim to assist customers whether they have booked assistance or not. Booking assistance gives you the extra reassurance that your needs will be met.
|Customer Service notes|
We are open from 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day. A recorded message service is available outside of these hours.
|Customer help points||Available|
|Cycle storage spaces||20|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Available|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage notes|
Station is adjacent to public bike parking
|Cycle storage notes||<p><span style="font-family: ;" data-sheets-rawvalue="Station is adjacent to public bike parking">Station is adjacent to public bike parking</span></p>|
|Step-free access||Whole station|
|Step-free access notes|
Level access to Booking Hall. Lifts to both platforms, or 32 steps down to platform 1 (trains to Birmingham) and 31 steps to platform 2. Doors to Booking Hall have a low-level button to open.
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Accessible taxis are not available
Find station details and facilities information for University (Birmingham). Also find live train departures and arrivals for University (Birmingham) station, helping you to plan your next journey.
University Birmingham train station is open every day that services are running to and from the station. The station usually opens just before the first train of the day leaves and then closes after the last train departs. Ticket office opening hours may vary.
Trains arrive into and depart from University Birmingham train station almost every day, although there may be less services during the weekends and bank holidays. Check our live train times for up-to-date information on trains running to and from University Birmingham train station.
No there are not currently toilets available to use at University Birmingham train station.
Yes, dogs are allowed at University Birmingham train station, but should be kept on a lead or comfortable in a pet carrier at all times.