Location of Villa Park Stadium : the football ground is located in the north of Birmingham, 2.5 miles away from the center of the city.
Club — Aston Villa Football Club
Club Colours — Claret & Blue. The club’s traditional kit colours are claret shirts with sky blue sleeves, white shorts and sky blue socks.
Nicknames — The Villa, Villans, Lions, The Claret and Blue
Founded — 1874
Stadium — Villa Park in Birmingham
Capacity — 43,300
Opened — 1897
Address — Trinity Road, Birmingham B6 6HE
Nearest Train Station : the closest railway stations are Witton and Aston. Aston Station is approximately 15mins on foot from Villa Park and Witton Station is approximately 5mins on foot from Villa Park.
Both rail stations are just a short train ride away from Birmingham New Street Station.
By Car : the GPS postcode for Villa Park is B6 6HE.
Directions from the North West or South West : exit junction 7 of the M6 and follow signs for Birmingham A34. After passing Alexandra Stadium stay in the nearside lane and leave the main carriageway. Matchday car parks are signposted on the left hand side.
Directions from the North East or South East : exit junction 6 of the M6 and follow signs for the A38 (not A38M). At the island, turn right following signs for Villa Park.
Nearest airport : the closest airport is Birmingham BHX Airport located next to the NEC. Villa Park is approximately 20-30 minutes by taxi from the airport.
From Birmingham International Airport, you can also take the train into Birmingham New Street station and take a connecting train to Aston or Witton stations which are located close to the football ground.
By Bus : the stadium is served by by bus 7, which leaves from Upper Bull Street in the city centre, and 11. In addition, services 65, 67, 104 & 114 also operate within walking distance of Villa Park.