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updated 28/03/15


Tyseley Warwick Road is the start point for many Vintage Trains tours.

It is our private platform situated within the Tyseley Locomotive Works site. The site was formerly known as Birmingham Railway Museum.

Access to the platform is from TLW site car park.

It is situated on the A41 Warwick Road about 10 minutes walk from Tyseley mainline station.

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By Train to Tyseley

There are local trains to Tyseley mainline station from Birmingham Snow Hill, Birmingham Moor Street, Shirley, Solihull, Leamington, Stratford, Stourbridge, Worcester and other stations on the 'Snow Hill Lines services' operated by London Midland.

Please allow 10 minutes for the walk from Tyseley mainline station to Tyseley Warwick Road which is within the Tyseley Locomotive Works site (marked as Birmingham Railway Museum on some maps) .


Chiltern Railways often make additionally stops on certain trains at Tyseley mainline station to coincide with Tyseley Open Days.



Please check details of services, times and stopping points with the other Train Operators to see if they are suitable for your proposed connection with our trains. Vintage Trains does not guarantee connections with other train operators' services.


Tyseley Loco Works Road Sign

By Road

If travelling via the Motorway system one route is to leave the M42 at junction 5 and follow the A41 towards Birmingham.

There are a very limited number of signs to Birmingham Railway Museum or Tyseley Loco Works as you get get closer to the site (displayed on the A34, A41and on the A45). Please note : we do not control the display and siting of these signs.

Sat Nav Information: B11 2 HL




Free Car Park

There is a large car park at the Tyseley Locomotive Works. Passengers joining our trains at Tyseley Warwick Road (or joining the Shakespeare Express at Tyseley mainline station) may use this car park - free of charge.

Notice : Vehicles and contents left in the TLW Car Park are entirely at the vehicle owners risk.

The car park fills up rapidly on Tyseley Open Days, so unless you arrive early you may need to make alternative arrangements to get to the event. 'Park & Ride' options are usually displayed on the Open Day event pages.






By Bus

There is a bus service (WM Travel No. 37) along the Warwick Road from/to Birmingham City Centre (Carrs Lane, near Birmingham Moor Street) and Solihull.



Overnight Accommodation

There are a number of hotels & guest houses in Birmingham and Solihull that are only a short distance by road from the station.


Special Hotel Rates

Convenient for Birmingham New St, Moor St & Snow Hill stations

Hotel La Tour, Birmingham

Convenient for Vintage Trains Home Depot - Tyseley

The BEST WESTERN Westley Hotel

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