Published: 20th March 2024

Changes to bus stops in Birmingham City Centre

From Sunday 7th April until autumn 2024 approximately, there will be changes to bus stops around Birmingham City Centre as Metro extension works begin on Moor Street Queensway. The following services will be affected by these works: 2, 3, 4, 4A, 5, 6, 16, 23, 24, 33, 45, 47, 51, 61, 63, 65, 66, 67, 68, 82, 87, 97, 822, 907, 907A, 934, 935, 936, 937, 937A, 997, 997S, X21, X22, X51, X64 & FD

Birmingham City Centre Map

Services 2, 3, 4, 4A, 5 & 6

  • Services will terminate at stops MS3 & MS4 on Moor Street Queensway.
  • Heading out of Birmingham, buses will u-turn at Carrs Lane Church to join the normal line of route at Moor Street Station. 
  • Services 4 & 4A will not serve stop MS5 on Carrs Lane. The nearest alternative stop will be MS3 & MS4 on Moor Street Queensway.
  • Stop MS16 on Moor Street will also not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be MS3 & MS4 on Moor Street Queensway.

Service 16

  • Heading from Birmingham, buses will divert from Moor Street via Moor Street Queensway, Carrs Lane, High Street, Bull Street, Corporation Street and join the normal line of route at Old Square.
  • Stop MS8A on Moor Street Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be MS6 on Carrs Lane. 
  • Stop MS15 on Moor Street Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be MS12 on Moor Street Queensway. 

Services 23, 24, 82 & 87

  • Buses will be diverted between Smallbrook Queensway and Colmore Circus via St Martin’s Queensway, Moor Street Queensway, Carrs Lane, High Street, Bull Street, Corporation Street & join the normal line of route at Old Square.
  • Stop NS2 for New Street Station will not be served. Buses will instead use the Rail Replacement stop outside TK Maxx on Smallbrook Queensway.
  • Services 23 & 24 will not serve stop MS9 on Moor Street Queensway. The nearest alternative stop will be MS7 on Carrs Lane.
  • Services 23 & 24 will use stop PQ3 on Corporation Street (Square Peg).
  • Services 82 & 87 will not serve stop MS8A on Moor Street Queensway. The nearest alternative stop will be MS6 on Carrs Lane.

Services 33, 51, 907, 907A, 934, 935, 936, 937, 937A, 997, 997S & X51

  • Heading into Birmingham, buses will divert from James Watt Queensway via Dale End, Newton Street, Corporation Street, and terminate on Priory Queensway. 
  • Heading out of Birmingham, buses will be using the Lancaster Circus underpass and missing out the stop at Price Street. 
  • Stop NE1 on Newton Street will be used to unload only. 
  • Stops MS14, MS7 & PQ3 will not be served. The nearest alternative stops will be PQ7, PQ8 & PQ9 on Priory Queensway.
  • Stop CS2 will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be JW2 on James Watt Queensway. 
  • Services 33, 51,  907 & 907A will terminate at stop PQ9 on Priory Queensway. 
  • Services 934, 935, 936, 937 & 937A will terminate at stop PQ7 on Priory Queensway.
  • Services 997 & X51 will terminate at stop PQ8 on Priory Queensway.

Services 45 & 47

  • Services will continue to terminate at stop MS20 on the High Street.
  • Heading towards Longbridge, buses will divert from the High Street via Bull Street, Corporation Street, Priory Queensway, & join the normal line of route at Moor Street Queensway.
  • Stop PQ3 outside The Square Peg on Corporation Street will be served. 
  • Services will move to stop MS12 on Moor Street Queensway, stop MS16 will not be served.

Services 61 & 63

  • Services will terminate at stop NS2 outside New Street Station on Smallbrook Queensway. 
  • Heading towards Frankley, buses will divert from Smallbrook Queensway via St Martin’s Queensway, Moor Street Queensway, u-turn at St Michael’s Church, and join the normal line of route at Moor Street Queensway.
  • Stop NS1 outside New Street Station on Smallbrook Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be NS2 outside New Street Station on Smallbrook Queensway. 
  • Stop MS9 on Moor Street Queensway will not be served. The nearest stop for pick up will be MS8A on Moor Street Queensway.
  • Stop PQ8 on Priory Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be MS8A on Moor Street Queensway for pick up only.
  • Stop MS16 will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be MS12 on Moor Street Queensway.

Services 65, 66, 67, 68 & X64

  • Stop PQ9 on Priory Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stop for services 65, 67, 68 & X64 will be PQ10 on Priory Queensway. The nearest stop for service 66 will be the temporary stop PQ12A on Priory Queensway, next to the current 94 & 95 stop.

Service 97

  • Service will terminate at stop MS5 on Carrs Lane. 
  • Heading towards Chelmsley Wood, buses will divert from Carrs Lane via High Street, Bull Street, Corporation Street, Priory Queensway and join the normal line of route on Moor Street Queensway.
  • Stops MS8 and MS16 on Moor Street Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be MS12 on Moor Street Queensway.
  • Stop PQ3 outside The Square Peg on Corporation Street will be served. 

Service 822

  • Morning journeys will now start from PQ3 outside The Square Peg on Corporation Street. 
  • Morning journeys will divert from Corporation Street via Old Square, Colmore Circus Queensway, and join the normal line of route at Colmore Row.
  • Morning journeys will not serve NS1 outside New Street Station on Smallbrook Queensway and MS9 on Moor Street Queensway. The nearest alternative stop will be PQ3 outside The Square Peg on Corporation Street.
  • Afternoon journeys will be extended from Smallbrook Queensway via St Martin’s Queensway, Moor Street Queensway, Carrs Lane, High Street, Bull Street and terminate at PQ3 outside The Square Peg on Corporation Street.
  • Afternoon journeys will use MS7 on Carrs Lane to unload only.

Services X21 & X22

  • Buses will divert from Smallbrook Queensway via St Martin’s Queensway, Moor Street Queensway, and terminate at stop BT1 on Park Street.
  • Stop MS9 & MS16 on Moor Street Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stops will be MS8A on Moor Street Queensway, for unloading only, and MS12 on Moor Street Queensway.
  • Stop PQ8 on Priory Queensway will not be served. The nearest alternative stop will be MS12 on Moor Street Queensway.

Service FD

  • Buses will continue to terminate at stop MS20 on the High Street.

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