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Plan Your Journey


At Birch Coppice we encourage sustainable forms of travel and discourage single occupancy car use. To help in planning your journey we have listed below some useful links to support walkers, cyclists, motorcyclists, car sharers and those using public transport:


Bus Service


Stagecoach Midlands Service 766 and 767

View the timetables on the North Warwickshire Borough Council website


Car Share


www.birchcoppice.liftshare.com/

Sign up for free and find people who share a similar journey to you. Car share with them and save money and CO₂


Cycling


cyclescheme.co.uk

More Info With Cyclescheme, you can get a tax-free bike, which for most people means they save about 32% of the cost. Encourage your employer to sign up for free.


strava.com

More Info Track your rides. See your progress. Compare your performance against others, disaggregated by age and weight. Explore new rides. Join sponsored challenges.


Useful links


transportdirect.info

Door to door all mode journey planner, leg times, various travel options provided, see maps, select and purchase tickets, check CO₂, live departure boards.


travelwisewestmids.org.uk

Travelwise provides information on healthy and environmentally friendly means of transport.


nationalrail.co.uk

Rail network journey planner, travel options, timetables, live departure boards, purchase tickets.


walkit.com

Info Plan walk routes with maps and turn by turn instructions. Also available as an phone application.


sustrans.org.uk

A charity that promotes walking and cycling. Search their mapping to see the cycle network around where you live.


walk4life.info

Info Register with walk4life to plan walk routes, record new walk routes, see routes that others recommend.


road


Prominently situated at Junction 10 of the M42 in North Warwickshire at the centre of the UK’s national motorway network, Birch Coppice is located only 15 miles north east of Birmingham at the gateway to the West Midlands.

There is excellent access to the East Midlands and to the south and north of the country via the nearby M6 and M1 motorways. The 400 acre site boasts 95% of the UK within a one day HGV transit time and is only four hours’ drive time from the majority of major sea ports..



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air


Birch Coppice is within 26 miles of three international airports - Birmingham, East Midlands and Coventry.

East Midlands Airport is the UK's busiest pure cargo airport and second only to Heathrow, handling over 300,000 tonnes of flown cargo every year.

East Midlands supports cargo logistics round the clock, with the following benefits:

  • Intercontinental 2893m / 9492ft runway
  • 24 hour operations with no slot restrictions
  • Frequent scheduled air cargo truck services to all major UK airports
  • Over 2 million sq.ft of dedicated cargo apron/ramp space with simultaneous handling capability for 6 x B747Fs
  • Interline non-stop cargo connections to major cities throughout Europe, North America and the Middle East


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