10 – 16 September Broad Street Closure, Birmingham : Disruption to Bus and Tram services

Please see the below information from Transport for West Midlands:

Broad Street roadworks 10-16 September 2023

From 6pm Sunday 10 September until 6am Saturday 16 September 2023, Broad Street will be closed to all vehicles to allow remedial repairs to take place to the carriageway by Midland Metro Alliance.

During these repairs, the road will be closed in both directions to all traffic.

Bus services will be diverted and trams will terminate and start at the Library by Centenary Square and not serve the route to and from Edgbaston Village.

Pedestrian access will be maintained and businesses along Broad Street will remain open during the works

Bus Service Diversions:

Diversions will be in place for all buses on the following routes: 9, 12, 12a, 13, 13a, 23, 24, 126, X8, 10 and X10

Please refer to our dedicated webpage www.tfwm.org.uk/westside and check with National Express West Midlands Buses via www.nxbus.co.uk

for more information

West Midlands Metro

Tram services will start and terminate at the Library in Centenary Square with no service to and from Edgbaston Village.

Timetables can be found at


Metro tickets will be valid on all National Express services between Colmore Row and Edgbaston Village.

Travel Advice

You will still be able to get to where you need to go, but please consider the following:

  • Plan ahead and leave more time for your journey. If you travel, you’ll need more time for your journey to take account of changes and diversions.
  • Think about your options. There will be changes to bus stops and routes.
  • If travelling by bus please be aware that diversions will be in place
  • If travelling by Metro please be aware that the Metro will terminate at Library and will not call at Edgbaston Village during the works

Thank you for cascading this information for us.

Transport for West Midlands would like all young people to travel out on the network and get where they need to go easily, safely and cheaply.

Any queries then please do not hesitate to contact us on education@tfwm.org.uk