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Birmingham Airport (BHX), UK - Guide and Flight Details

Birmingham airport location

and terminal/car park map
Map of Birmingham airport showing access roads and location of car parks

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This airport has been assessed as the average standard (3/5 stars) for airport cleanliness and/or COVID-19 safety protocols by Skytrax

Birmingham Airport is located 13Km South East of Birmingham, next to the National Exhibition Centre, close to the M42 and M6 motorways giving good access to a large part of England.

Previously having two interconnecting terminals, Birmingham airport has now combined these into one with a single security area, improving overall efficiency.


Accessibility has been described as Good (CAA 2019/20).

To and From the Airport

The airport has good access to the A45 and M42 and the terminal is less than 1Km from the mainline railway station that serves the airport and the NEC.
A free monorail link operates between Birmingham International Station and the airport, with a journey time of 2 minutes.
Bus services between the airport and Birmingham cost approximately 2 pounds.
National Express bus services include Birmingham (from 4 pounds), Heathrow (from 30 pounds), Luton airport (from 18 pounds), Stansted airport (from 27 pounds).
A taxi into Birmingham city centre is likely to cost around 38 Pounds.

Rapid drop-off car parking is available near the terminals and short stay car parking is in multi-story car parks near the terminals.

Terminal Facilities

Birmingham airport has 13 bars/restaurants, 20 shops, 8 ATM's, 4 currency exchange facilities, 4 business lounges, Internet access points, and FREE WiFi Internet access.

Airport Hotels

The 3 star Novotel and 2 star Ibis Budget hotels are located immediately opposite the terminal building.
The 4 star Hilton Garden Hotel is also located on site.

Interesting Facts

Birmingham airport handled 12.6 million passengers in 2019, an increase from the previous year of 1%, remaining the 7th busiest in the UK. Passenger throughput dropped to 2.9 million in 2020 dueto the Covid pandemic.

Birmingham Airports Web site can be accessed Here

Airports Near to Birmingham Airport

Coventry , UK (20 Km)

East Midlands , UK (51 Km)

Gloucestershire , UK (68 Km)

London Oxford , UK (75 Km)

Manchester , UK (106 Km)

Airlines and Flights from Birmingham Airport to Europe

We have 15 regional or flights from Ireland listed Here

Air France, flying to: France

Blue Air, flying to: Romania

Brussels Airlines, flying to: Belgium

Czech Airlines, flying to: Czech Republic

EasyJet, flying to: Netherlands, Switzerland

Eurowings, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland

Jet2, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey

KLM, flying to: Netherlands

Lufthansa, flying to: Germany

Ryanair, flying to: Bulgaria, France, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain

SAS , flying to: Denmark

SmartWings, flying to: Czech Republic

Swiss, flying to: Switzerland

TUI, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Malta, Montenegro, Portugal, Spain, Turkey

Turkish Airlines, flying to: Turkey

Vueling, flying to: Spain

Wizz Air, flying to: Cyprus, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland, Romania

Regional Flights, or Flights From Ireland to Birmingham Airport

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There are regional flights from the following UK and/or Ireland airports to Birmingham Airport:

Aberdeen (529 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air (From 16/03/20)

Belfast City (364 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus
British Airways

Belfast International (383 Km)(CO2?)

Cork (465 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus

Dublin (321 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus

Edinburgh (403 Km)(CO2?)

Glasgow (418 Km)(CO2?)

Inverness (584 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air (From 16/03/20)

Jersey (362 Km)(CO2?)

Shannon (485 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus