The eight best Christmas holidays day trips & days out from Birmingham on the train

We took a look at the best day trips and day outings for Christmas 2023 to get you and your family in the festive mood

It's Christmas time and with the school holidays approaching there are a host of festive and affordable family Christmas experiences near Birmingham for you and your loved ones to enjoy and create cherished memories together.

Get your hats and gloves packed and wellington boots ready to go an explore the amazing Christmas events just a short train ride away from your home.

We've take a look at the best day trips and day outings for the festive season throughout December to make this a truly enyoyable season.

From winter wonderlands, to Victorian markets, these activities are full of Christmas magic - and you don't have to worry about driving - although watch out for the train strikes on Wednesay to Saturday, December 6 to 9. Full details here.

We had a look at the train network branching out of Birmingham New Street, Snow Hill and Moor Street to pull together a list options. West Midlands trains will be able to take you to all of these eight locations for a fun day out this December:

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