Travel & Parking

This page contains information about Travel and Parking, including an exclusive NCP parking discount.

Below is information on local public transport and parking information to ensure that you are able to get to and from College and University. 



The NCP car park (Newhall St, Birmingham B3 1SW) is a short walk, less than a quarter of a mile, from our Richmond House, Summer Row and McIntyre House buildings. You can register online now to get your NCP Park Pass card sent to you in the post, using our unique discount code: UCB963BMX.

You must get the Park Pass card to use the discount - while NCP now has an app, you are unable to use your discount through this. 

When applying for the NCP Park Pass, please check that the discount code (saver ID) has been applied and you have received a confirmation e-mail. For all queries related to the NCP Parking Pass, please contact NCP directly here

With your Park Pass, parking costs: 

Up to 6 hours: £2

Up to 12 hours: £4.50

Up to 24 hours: £8.00

West Midlands Network

West Midlands Network provide information on all forms of travel in Birmingham and the West Midlands. This includes information on Buses, Trains and the Metro.

WMN provide Student travel discounts in a variety of ways including weekly and monthly tickets.

National Rail

National Rail provide information on rail travel accross the U.K. and has a helpful rail planner on their website. National Rail also provide discounted rail travel for 16-25 year olds with their 16-25 Railcard. They also provide other discounts, please see their railcard website for more information. 



There are various ways for you to access a bike to cycle around Birmingham. The City Council provide short-term free cycle hire if you hold a Birmingham City Council Leisure Card. There are also folding Brompton Bikes avalilable for hire accross Birmingham from as little as £3.50 a day.  This West Midlands Network Page provides information on bike hire, recycling, clubs and routes accross Birmingham.