Visit Lichfield and stay at the Holiday Inn Express
The Holiday Inn Express Birmingham Lichfield hotel is situated 15 miles from Birmingham City centre, 30 miles from Stoke-on-Trent and 40 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon. The hotel has easy access onto the A38, M42, M6 Toll (the hotel is located close to T4) and M1 motorways and within driving distance from the Birmingham International Airport, Aston Villa, West Bromwich Albion and Walsall football grounds.
- 3 km to the Lichfield City Train Station
- 20 km to Birmingham International Airport
- 40 min drive to East Midlands Airport
Rail times are also excellent with London just 1hr 10mins, Manchester 1hr 14mins via the West Coast Main Line and Birmingham city centre 35 minutes using the Cross City Line.
Lichfield has 2 stations and is on the Cross City Line from Birmingham with hourly trains terminating either at Lichfield City Station or one stop further at Lichfield Trent Valley. The City Station is adjacent to the city centre and is the easiest way for rail travellers to get in to the city. Trent Valley Station is really useful because it links up with the West Coast Main Line which in turn has regular direct trains to Lichfield, Manchester and Liverpool. Other trains run to Stafford and Tamworth.
Distance from hotel:
Lichfield City Station - 2.1miles (6 minute drive)
Lichfield Tren Valley Station - 3.9miles (10 minute drive)
Bus routes into the city stop adjacent to City Station and very close to the main shopping areas. Buses serve destinations including Stafford, Rugeley, Tamworth, Cannock and local villages. Buses run every hour direct to Holiday Inn Express Lichfield - usually this would be the Arriva Midlands North 112 service towards Birmingham.
For Lichfield Trent Valley, buses run every hour from the opposite side of the A5127 main road - this would be any bus towards Lichfield. At Lichfield bus station, buses run on the hour, direct to Holiday Inn Express Lichfield.This would also generally be the Arriva Midlands North 112 service towards Birmingham. Unfortunately buses do not run on a Sunday.
Birmingham Road is the main arterial route from Burton on Trent north east of the city along the A38, and Walsall in the opposite direction making the city easily accessible by car with more than a dozen car parks around the Birmingham Road and Friary areas. The hotel is just 2 miles from Lichfield city centre, on the A5127 at the intersection with the A5 at Wall Island near the A38. From the M6 at junction 12, follow the A5, the hotel is at the intersection with the A5127. The hotel is also easily accessible from the M42, following signs for Lichfield.
The city is easy to get around, and there is extensive car parking both around and in the city centre, close to the main attractions. There are numerous taxi companies in Lichfield, we recommend City Cars - call 0871 902 1545 (calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras).
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