Travelling to PaizoCon UK by car
Exit M5, J4 and take the exit for A38 towards Birmingham. Continue for 3 miles passing Morrisons and McDonald's until reaching a roundabout – take 1st exit towards A38 (B'ham). Turn right at the first set of traffic lights signposted Longbridge train station. Take first right at Sainsburys approaching Longbridge town and the Premier Inn hotel is on the right, opposite Conference and Events Centre based at Bournville College. There is plentiful FREE parking at Conference and Events Centre based at Bournville College. (Apart from that, the closest paying car park is located next to the M&S and is signposted. Car parking is approximately £6 per day. Car park Sat Nav postcode – B31 2TW.)
Travelling to PaizoCon UK by train
The Conference and Events Centre based at Bournville College is located just a few minutes’ walk away from Longbridge train station which is based on a cross city train line connecting:
Lichfield – Sutton Coldfield – Birmingham New Street – Longbridge – Redditch
(Trains from New Street run approximately every 10 minutes and take 21 minutes)
Or travel to New Street Station and catch a cab. Taxis can be hired from the taxi rank at New Street Station and cost around £5.50 to £6.00 to Bournville Colege Conference & Event Centre. There is also a taxi rank just 50 metres from our venue to get you back to the station.
The following buses stop close by: Buses: 45, 49, 63, 98, 143, 144, 39B.
From Birmingham Airport
To find your way around, and out of the airport, look out for the overhead signs with arrows on. There are cash-point machines for withdrawing money and, of course, cafes, shops, public toilets and public telephones.
By free shuttle to Birmingham International Station... then by train to Birmingham New Street Station and change to get to Longbridge
There is a good overhead monorail link from Birmingham Airport to Birmingham International [train] station, which runs a free shuttle service every two or three minutes. These small trains shuttle back and forth all day, from 05:15am to 02:00am.) The service is free. From there you can get a train to Birmingham New Street Station where you need to change to catch a train to Longbridge Station.
Longbridge station is right by the venue.
Longbridge Taxi Cabs, on the corner, by Bournville College. They quote a fare of approximately £28 for up to four people in a car, to take you to Birmingham International Airport. 0121 403 3775.