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An independent day school for boys aged 11 to 18

Driving directions

King Edward's School
Edgbaston Park Road
Birmingham
B15 2UA

The map below shows our location - use the scroll wheel on your mouse to zoom in or out. If you get lost en route, please contact the school on 0121 472 1672.

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Directions

From the North via M6 and From the East via M1/M6

  • Leave at Junction 6 - signposted A38M Birmingham Central
  • A38 Birmingham N E
  • Join A38M - signposted Birmingham City Centre
  • 1.7 miles Continue onto A38 - signposted Inner Ring Road A38
  • 0.3 miles Continue over flyover - signposted Inner Ring Road South
  • Through 2 tunnels - signposted Inner Ring Road South
  • Exit 2nd tunnel - signposted A38 Bromsgrove
  • Keep in 2nd or 3rd lane after leaving tunnel (1st lane goes off to the left at traffic lights - beware)
  • 2.2 miles At traffic lights continue - signposted A38 Bromsgrove
  • 1.1 miles Continue A38 into dual carriageway
  • 0.7 miles Right at end of dual carriageway (immediately after pedestrian traffic lights and '30 mph' sign) into Edgbaston Park Road
  • 0.2 miles KES is at top of hill on right immediately after pedestrian traffic lights

From the South via M5

  • Leave M5 at Junction 4, right to island 3rd exit left - signposted A38 Birmingham South West
  • 3 miles Left at island - signposted A38 City Centre
  • 4.2 miles Continue A38 under railway bridge (N.B. Approx 2 miles of this section is a busy High Street - Northfield and Selly Oak - and can be very slow. Allow extra time).
  • 0.6 miles Left at start of dual carriageway into Edgbaston Park Road. (There is a fire station on far right)
  • 0.2 miles KES is at top of hill on right immediately after pedestrian traffic lights

From the South via M40

  • Follow M40 through to M42 westbound - signposted A38 M5
  • 6.5 miles M42 Junction 2 right onto A441
  • 0.7 miles Right at island A441 - signposted Birmingham
  • 1.5 miles Left at island B4096 - signposted Longbridge
  • 0.5 miles Straight on at island - signposted Longbridge Rubery
  • 0.9 T junction, right at traffic lights A38
  • 4.2 miles Continue A38 under railway bridge (N.B. Approx 2 miles of this section is a busy High Street - Northfield and Selly Oak - and can be very slow. Allow extra time).
  • 0.6 miles Left at start of dual carriageway into Edgbaston Park Road. (There is a fire station on far right).
  • 0.2 miles KES is at top of hill on right immediately after pedestrian traffic lights