The Hilton Birmingham Metropole is based on the site of the National Exhibition Centre. The NEC is connected directly to Birmingham International rail station which is only a 10 minute walk, or a 5 minute drive from the hotel. The hotel offers a complementary shuttle service on the hour and half past the hour to Birmingham International Rail station, please pre-book a seat with concierge ex 6265.
UK’s main train stations travel times are
London Euston takes - 1 hour: 14 minutes
Birmingham New Street takes - 12 minutes
Manchester Piccadilly takes – 1hour: 50 minutes
Train companies who travel out of Birmingham International Rail station
Virgin Trains: - http://www.virgintrains.co.uk/
London Midlands: - http://www.londonmidland.com/