Birmingham International has 5 platform and has good visibility ( you can see all platforms from the center platform). There are four train operators that go to the station Arriva Trains Wales, Cross-Country, West Midland Railways also known as London Midland and Virgin Trains West coast. There are quite a lot of trains and they are very frequent. They have good facilities with food and drink. The airport is a minutes pod ride from Birmingham International. Typical sightings include class 390’s, 221’s and 172’s. There however very little freight units can be seen.