Budapest George Ezra
16 October 2015, 06:00
Birmingham is hosting another half marathon in the city
Competitors from across the UK and around the world will be taking part in the 13.1 mile course with thousands of supporters expected to turn out for the event.
The course takes in some of the city's most iconic sights including the Bullring, the Cadbury World in Bournville and Edgbaston cricket ground.
The elite runners will start just after 10am, with waves of runners having a staggered start after that.
Birmingham City Centre has a number of train stations that are within walking distance of the start/finish areas, see details below.
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Birmingham city centre is well-serviced by buses/coaches. Please note that due to the road closures for the event there are some local bus services that will be diverted, please go to nxbus.co.uk then on the main tool bar click information, then click on ‘temporary diversions’ to view these. For coach travel, please go to nationalexpress.com.
Coming to the event by car is still an option despite the road closures that will be in place. Organisers recommend using alternative methods of transport but if you do need to use your car here are a few points to help you:
Parking is available within the City Centre. Click to see available car parking and access routes around road closures. On event day, car parks will work on a first come, first served basis and you park at your own cost.