Concerts by Coach

The CBSO offers coach services from Cheltenham (weekday matinées) and Lichfield/Sutton Coldfield (selected Wednesday evenings). Book a coach seat for £10 with your concert ticket - book online when purchasing your concert, or call 0121 780 3333.


Cheltenham Connection Coach

All coaches depart from the Royal Well Bus Station, GL50 3DN.

The running time for concerts (including the interval) is around two hours, and we begin the return journey outside Symphony Hall, from Centenary Square, approximately 15 minutes after the end of each performance.


2018-19 Cheltenham Coach

Date Concert Departure Time
2 May 2019 Mirga conducts The Firebird 11.15am
31 May 2019 Brahms’ Symphony No. 2 12:15pm
6 June 2019 A Spring Symphony 12:15pm
19 June 2019 Stephen Hough plays Beethoven 12:15pm

2019-20 Cheltenham Coach

Date Concert Departure Time
30 October 2019 Dvořák's Seventh 12.15pm
20 November 2019 Beethoven and Stravinsky 12.15pm
28 November 2019 Haydn and Mozart 12.15pm
29 January 2019 Mirga's Beethoven 12.15pm
6 February 2019 Nicola Benedetti: Bartók 12.15pm
20 February 2019 Respighi’s Roman Trilogy 12.15pm
27 February 2019 Walton's Viola Concerto 12.15pm
29 April 2019 Beethoven's Eroica 12.15pm
14 May 2019 Holst: The Planets 12.15pm
21 May 2019 Brahms: Symphony No. 1 12.15pm
10 June 2019 Rachmaninov and Shostakovich 12.15pm

Lichfield and Sutton Coldfield Connection Coach

Lichfield – 6.05pm at Lichfield Bus and Coach Station Parking, Birmingham Road, a pay and display car park opposite Lichfield City railway station.

Sutton Coldfield - 6.30pm at South Parade Car Park, Upper Holland Road, a pay and display car park opposite Plantsbrook Comprehensive School.

The running time for concerts (including the interval) is around two hours, and we begin the return journey outside Symphony Hall, from Centenary Square, approximately 15 minutes after the end of each performance.


2018-19 Lichfield and Sutton Coldfield Coach

Date Concert
26 June 2019 The Damnation of Faust

2019-20 Lichfield and Sutton Coldfield Coach

Date Concert
2 October 2019 Alison Balsom plays Musgrave
13 November 2019 Capriccio Espagnol
27 November 2019 Haydn and Mozart
22 January 2019 Yamada: Brahms and Schumann
19 February 2019 Respighi’s Roman Trilogy
4 March 2019 A German Requiem
22 April 2019 Osmo Vänskä: Sibelius and Beethoven
13 May 2019 Holst: The Planets
27 May 2019 Benjamin Grosvenor: Chopin