Escape with us...to Birmingham

Our trains have been arriving in the West Midlands since 1997. Since then, we’ve proudly watched Birmingham go from strength to strength. If you haven’t paid Brum a visit, you’re missing out. This vibrant metropolis really is the jewel in the Black Country’s crown.

Birmingham is the UK’s second-largest city, and it’s bursting with world-class attractions, historic buildings and iconic sights. From the cultural excellence of the city's museums to the indulgence of Cadbury World, there’s a vast range of exciting stuff to check out.

For foodies, there's a never-ending range of bistros, grills, brasseries and cafes to whet your appetite. You’ll find sky-high restaurants offering impressive views, canal side eateries and Michelin star fine dining, cuisine from around the globe, and laid-back retreats for a quick bite to eat.

After some entertainment? No problem. Brum’s theatres, pubs, live music venues and comedy clubs are top-notch. You can enjoy a night of comedy, discover the thrill of the stage at one of the city’s numerous theatres, or lose yourself in a live gig at the O2 Academy or HMV Institute. Grab a tipple at the many bars along the infamous Broad Street before dancing the night away to live salsa music. Whatever your taste, Birmingham has it in spades.

For more information on what to do and see in Birmingham go to visitbirmingham.com.

To book and customise your escape, call 01904 431333

A family touring Cadbury's World

Cadbury World Package

Includes:
  • Holiday Inn Express Birmingham Oldbury for 1 night
  • Cadburys World 
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class
  • Package price: From £91.75 
  • Travelling from Milton Keynes

Visit the underwater world at Sea life and get up close and personal with sharks, turtles and many more inhabitants

Sealife Package

Includes:
  • Hallmark Hotel Birmingham Strathallan B&B for 1 night
  • Sealife Birmingham 
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class
  • Package price: From £94.15 
  • Travelling from Milton Keynes 
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Hallmark Package

Includes:
  • Hallmark Hotel Birmingham Strathallan for 2 nights B&B
  • Dinner for two at the Hallmark Hotel Birmingham Strathallan
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class
  • Package price: From £102 per person
  • Travel from Milton Keynes
  • 3* Thistle Birmingham Centre 2 nights £143 Milton Keynes 

  • 3* Hampton by Hilton Birmingham Centre + Broad Street Nightclub VIP Entry 1 night £82.50 Milton Keynes
  • 3* Thistle Birmingham Centre 2 nights £143 Milton Keynes 

  • 3* Hampton by Hilton Birmingham Centre + Broad Street Nightclub VIP Entry 1 night £82.50 Milton Keynes
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Broad Street Nightlife VIP Entry Package

Includes:

  • 3* Hampton by Hilton Birmingham Centre for 1 night
  • Broad Street Nightclub VIP Entry 
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class
  • Package price: From £82.50 
  • Travelling from Milton Keynes

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Fancy a treat? Then upgrade to First Class. The truth is it doesn’t need to be a luxury when you consider the value. You’ll get larger seats with more space to stretch out and relax, plenty of luggage space, complimentary 4G WiFi, food and drink on us (including alcohol on most services*) as well as a complimentary newspaper.

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