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
13 September 2018 Dvořák’s New World Symphony 12:15pm
25 October 2018 Benjamin Grosvenor: Mozart 11.15am
8 November 2018 Symphonic Dances 11.15am
27 November 2018 Buchbinder plays Brahms 12:15pm
16 January 2019 Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto 11.15am
23 January 2019 Tetzlaff plays Sibelius 12:15pm
6 February 2019 A Hero’s Life 11.15am
28 February 2019 Mozart and Brahms 12:15pm
20 March 2019 Schumann’s Rhenish Symphony 11.15am
4 April 2019 John Wilson: A Pastoral Symphony 11.15am
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

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
12 September 2018 Dvořák’s New World Symphony
10 October 2018 Yamada conducts Bernstein
21 November 2018 Faithful Journey
19 December 2018 A Choral Christmas
30 January 2019 Beethoven’s Violin Concerto
20 February 2019 Yamada conducts Manfred
10 April 2019 Sibelius and Nielsen
26 June 2019 The Damnation of Faust