Getting Around Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Its that time of year again where we begin to feel festive, shopping till we drop, eating till we sleep… you know how it goes. But do you know how to make your way around Birmingham city this time of year?

Lets find out

  • Taxis

Taxis are by far the best method of transport for moving in and around Birmingham city. Taxis companies are able to dispatch taxis within seconds and have a driver at your location within minutes. We rang around a few taxi companies in Birmingham and found that the best taxi company for taxis in Birmingham this time of year is Birmingham City Taxis, the reason we have recommended them is because they are situated right in the heart of the city.

  • Trains & Trams

Trains are limited to a number of destinations that they can take you to, you will find that even if you choose to use a train you will have to book a taxi anyway to get to the location you need to.

Trams are more flexible as they run through the city itself, however you are still responsible for finding your own way to your destination once you have got off the tram.

  • On Foot

Making your way around Birmingham on foot is the most common method of transport, you would be surprised how many people use there smart phones to navigate around the city using Google Maps. The benefits of traveling by foot is that you get to see the city in a different light. At this time of year there is so much going on in the city, the main attraction is the German Market also know as the Frankfurt Christmas Market.

Conclusion

Traveling around Birmingham city can be tricky, we personally recommend using a taxi service, the reason for this is because the drivers generally tend to have a good knowledge of the main attractions and locations that people tend to visit, so they can take you exactly where you need to go.

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