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Eastside Birmingham City Centre

Lower Bull Street Closure

Ends: Ongoing

Last updated: 8 March 2022

What’s happening?

The Eastside of Birmingham City Centre is set to be transformed through a multimillion pound regeneration project, led by Birmingham City Council, to improve housing, office and leisure space.

With the extension of the metro line, the opening of HS2 Curzon Street Station and the introduction of Sprint, the area will be one of the most connected parts of city.

Whist work takes place, you may experience disruption to your journey. There will be changes to the way you travel to and from some parts of the city centre. Please plan ahead and remember to check your journey regularly

Please check back regularly for the most up-to-date information.

Lower Bull Street Closure

As part of the Birmingham Eastside Metro extension to Digbeth, Lower Bull Street is currently closed to all through-traffic..

Bus services are operating but stops have been moved to other parts of the city centre. 

To view alternative stops for your service, click here.

Stop locations can be found here.

Pedestrians are still able to travel through the area and access to businesses will be maintained throughout the works.

Travel tips

You will still be able to get to where you need to go, but 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.