Directions to Crossway Assessment Centre
156 Great Charles Street
Several major roads lead into Birmingham City Centre. The M6/A38 (M) or M5/A46 arrive from the North. The best route from London is via the M40/M42/A45 or M1/M6/A38 (M). From the South West, the M5/A456 route is often the quickest.
Please note that there are currently major roadworks being carried out in Birmingham city centre, which may affect your journey.
Car parking: Due to our unique city centre location car parking space is limited. Onsite Blue badge parking can be arranged by request. However, there are several Pay and Display car parks in close proximity to our Crossways Office. The nearest car park is:
NCP: Paradise Circus, Brindley Drive, Birmingham B1 2NB
By public transport:
From New Street Station:
Leave the station through the main exit (near Boots), and enter onto Stephenson Street. Turn left onto Stephenson Street and turn immediately right onto Lower Temple Street. Walk up Lower Temple Street and turn left onto New Street. Continue to follow New Street until you reach Bennetts Hill on your right-hand side. Follow Bennetts Hill, crossing Colmore Row into Newhall Street until the traffic lights at Great Charles Street. Cross to the other side and turn left. Follow Great Charles Street and turn right at the end into Summer Row, where the UCB entrance is situated.
From Snow Hill Station
On exit turn right into Colmore Row, continue crossing Livery Street and Church Street and turn right into Newhall Street at the traffic lights. Follow Newhall Street until the traffic lights at Great Charles Street. Cross to the other side and turn left. Follow Great Charles Street and turn right at the end into Summer Row, where the UCB entrance is situated
National Express West Midlands bus routes that stop on Great Charles Street Queensway, next to our offices include:
No. 9: Stourbridge – Birmingham via Halesowen
No. 10: Quinton – Birmingham via Augustus Road
No. 82: Bear Wood – Birmingham via Cape Hill
No.12 /12a / 87: Dudley – Birmingham
Timetables and routes do change, check before travelling at www.travelwm.co.uk
When you arrive please ask for AccessCentral at reception. The receptionist will call us and we will collect you from reception. .
If you get lost please call: 0121 222 5362