Shirley Methodist Church

257 Stratford Road
West Midlands
B90 3AL

Service starts at 4.00pm

Getting there by rail

Although Shirley is not far from the NEC as the crow flies, it is a journey of about an hour by rail, involving a train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street and a short walk to Birmingham Moor Street station for the train to Shirley.  There is then a walk of about 20 minutes from the station to the church.  Here is a map of the walking route.

Getting there by car

The church is about 10 miles from the Conference venue, a journey time of around 21 minutes by car.  If driving from the NEC, follow the M42 southbound  to junction 4 and then follow signs to Shirley. The postcode is B90 3AL. Alternatively, the AA route planner shows directions from the NEC to Shirley Methodist Church. There is a council car park behind Iceland and the Church, which is free on Sundays.


The church has easy access for those who cannot manage steps and there is a wheelchair-accessible loo. A hearing loop system is also available.

Church website