Duration: Thu 11 Apr 2019
to Sun 14 Apr 2019
Location: West Midlands
Store address: 38 High Street, Birmingham, B4 7SL
The UK's largest Primark store will open on Birmingham High Street on Thursday 11 April 2019.
It is anticipated people from all over the country will visit Primark’s flagship store during the opening weekend which coincides with a book signing by Love Island winner Dani Dyer, at Waterstones on Saturday 13 April at 3pm.
With both events taking place during the first weekend of the school Easter holidays, alongside Villa playing at home and a Bhangra event at Birmingham Arena please plan ahead as roads and public transport will be busier than normal.
Opening day: Thursday 11 April
Advice for the opening weekend Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 April
Travelling by bus
If you are travelling by bus, the nearest stop to the store will be on Moor Street Queensway. Plan your journey.
Travelling by train
If you are travelling by train, the nearest train stations are Birmingham New Street station and Birmingham Moor Street station which are both approximately a 10-minute walk away. Check your journey and save time by buying tickets in advance, here.
Travelling by Metro
If you are travelling by Metro the nearest Metro stop to the store will be Corporation Street which is approximately a 10-minute walk away. Plan your journey.
Driving and car parking
There are over 8,000 free Park and Ride spaces at stations across the West Midlands which are generally quieter at weekends. Find your nearest site here.
There will be phased lane closures on New Canal Street, 24 hours a day between 4-12 April 2019 while work on HS2 takes place. Please avoid New Canal Street and follow local diversion routes or use your Sat Nav to plan an alternative route.
Birmingham is open for business as usual, view all Birmingham City Council city centre car parks here.
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National Express: www.nxbus.co.uk or @nxwestmidlands @nxcoventry
Diamond: www.diamondbuses.com/west-midlands or @diamondbuses
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