Planning Your Visit

  • Opening times and prices

    • Times
      Times Find out when you can visit Cadbury World
    • Prices
    •  Offers Offers
      Offers Find out about our current offers
  • Directions and Access

    •  Directions Directions
      Directions How to get to Cadbury World by car, public transport and even canal!
    • Access
      Access Details of Cadbury World’s provisions and commitment to providing access for all
  • Local Area and Hotels

    •  Local Area Local Area
      Local Area An introduction to the local area including george Cadbury's Bournville creation and other historical attractions.
    •  Hotels Hotels
  • Shop and Café

    • Shop
    • Cadbury Café
      Cadbury Café It’s the perfect place to relax and refuel on your trip – the Cadbury Café.
  • Birthdays

Travelling By Car

Please note on 19th October, roads in Bournville will be closed due to the Bupa Great Birmingham Run.

Cadbury World, Linden Road, Bournville, Birmingham.
For Sat Nav users, use postcode  B30 1JR
Cadbury World has free parking spaces for visitors. 

Map directions to Cadbury World (The purple junctions indicate the recommended routes to Cadbury World):



Birmingham has a number of motorways giving easy access to Cadbury World from the M5 (brown signposts from Junctions 2 & 4) and  M42 (due North from Junction 2) following the brown signs, straight ahead for 6 miles to Bournville. Visitors are  NOT recommended to come through Birmingham city centre on the A38(M) from M6 Junction 6. 

From the North West (M6 southbound) or mid-Wales (M54 eastbound)  At M6 Junction 8, take the M5 to Junction 2 and follow brown signs for 6 miles through to Cadbury World.

From the South West (M5) and South Wales (M50)  Leave M5 at Junction 4 (A38) and follow brown signs 7 miles through to Cadbury World.

From the South (A34 and M40), London and the South-east (M40)  After Junction 16 of M40, continue in middle lane on to M42, signposted towards M5/Redditch. Leave M42 at Junction 2, cross over motorway and continue straight ahead for 6 miles to Bournville and Cadbury World. When you follow the signs to Bournville, look out for the brown signs to Cadbury World.

From the North-east and Yorkshire (M1 southbound)  Join A42/M42 at M1 Junction 23A and follow M42 right the way round the south-western corner of Birmingham to leave motorway at Junction 2. Cross over motorway and continue straight ahead for 6 miles to Bournville and Cadbury World. There is some brown signage to Cadbury World from this direction.

From the East of England (e.g A14 or M6/M1 northbound from home counties) Leave M6 northbound at junction 4, to go on M42 southbound, exit at Junction 2 of M42.

 

To find out the best way to get to Cadbury World on public transport visit Network West Midlands for information and discounts.

Please note on Sunday 19th October, roads in Bournville will be closed due to the Bupa Great Birmingham Run.

Travelling by Train

Cadbury World is a fifteen minute stroll from Bournville Station (Bournville train station has wheelchair access).

The visitor centre is fully signposted so please follow the Cadbury World fingerposts and wall-signs to direct you through the Cadbury grounds. 

Bournville station is served by the Cross-City Line (southern section), from Birmingham New Street station. Tickets are available from all stations.

If you are travelling by London Midland, Virgin or Chiltern Trains you can take advantage of a 30% discount! To guarantee admission to Cadbury World you will need to pre-book through Cadbury World on 0844 880 7667 quoting the 'London Midland'. 'Virgin Trains' or 'Chiltern' offer, depending on which train company you are travelling with. Vouchers are available to download at www.londonmidland.com or www.daysoutguide.co.uk and this must be presented at reception on arrival at Cadbury World, along with a valid train ticket to Bournville for the required date to receive the discount. For more information please call the London Midland assisted booking line on 0845 602 4277 or visit www.londonmidland.com

Travelling By Bus

For up-to-date information on bus routes to Cadbury World please visit www.travelinemidlands.co.uk. Alternatively you can ring the public transport information line on 0871 200 2233.

Travelling By Plane

The nearest airport is Birmingham International Airport, linked directly by rail  from Birmingham International station to Birmingham New Street station or alternatively a taxi will take approx 30 mins from the airport to Cadbury World.

Travelling By Canal

The Birmingham and Worcester canal passes through Bournville (and there are moorings at Bournville station). If arriving by narrow boat, Cadbury World is a fifteen minute stroll away. Exit onto Bournville Lane and please follow the Cadbury World fingerposts and wall-signs to direct you through the Cadbury grounds. 

There are no security arrangements for boats here however, so you might prefer to moor boats in Birmingham City Centre and follow the instructions in the train and bus section, to take advantage of the combined rail travel and admission ticket from Birmingham New Street station.

Canal Boat

 Cadbury World