How To Find Us

Full Address

Sandwell Academy Halfords Lane West Bromwich West Midlands B71 4LG Telephone: 0121 525 1700 Facsimile: 0121 525 0025

To plan your journey to Sandwell Academy, you can use any one of the relevant Journey Planners below:


There are plenty of footpaths around Sandwell Academy and the pedestrian routes are safe, well lit, and direct to our site. Walking is a great way to get to Sandwell Academy as it keeps you fit and it’s sociable.


Cycling is a great way to get to Sandwell Academy and we have plenty of covered cycle shelters to store your bike when you get here, as well as lockers and showers.

Public Transport

Sandwell Academy is easily accessible by public transport with The Hawthorns Metro stop and Train station just 0.2 miles away; less than a 5 minute walk. The Academy is also served by the National Express #74 and National Express #75 buses.

The #74 Birmingham to Dudley bus and the #75 Birmingham to Wednesbury bus serve the Academy and stop on the A41 Birmingham Road. The buses run a frequency of every 10 minutes and stop 300m from the Academy at the Halfords Lane stop.

By Road

From M5: Exit at junction 1, West Bromwich, and take the A41 East, sign posted Birmingham City Centre.At the first set of traffic lights after the junction 1 roundabout turn right. You will find the Academy 150 metres on your right.

From Birmingham: Follow the A41 West towards the M5 junction 1. When you reach West Bromwich Albion Stadium on your left, turn left at the traffic lights.

You will find the Academy 150 metres on the right.

Car Sharing

Why not consider car sharing to save you money and travel with company? Sandwell Council have their own car sharing scheme which is easy to register with. For more information visit: