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 2018/19).
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 Birminham 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.
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.
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.
Birmingham airport handled 12.4 million passengers in 2018, a decrease from the previous year of 4%, but remaining the 7th busiest in the UK.
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 EuropeWe have 18 regional or flights from Ireland listed Here
Air France, flying to: France
AirMalta, flying to: Malta
Blue Air, flying to: Romania
Brussels Airlines, flying to: Belgium
Czech Airlines, flying to: Czech Republic
EasyJet, flying to: Switzerland
Eurowings, flying to: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland
Flybe, flying to: France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland
Jet2, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey
KLM, flying to: Netherlands
Lufthansa, flying to: Germany
Ryanair, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, France, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain
SAS , flying to: Denmark
SmartWings, flying to: Czech Republic
Swiss, flying to: Switzerland
Thomas Cook, flying to: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece, Malta, Portugal, Spain, Turkey
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: Hungary, Poland, Romania
Regional Flights, or Flights From Ireland to Birmingham AirportReturn to European Flights List Here
There are regional flights from the following UK and/or Ireland airports to Birmingham Airport:
Aberdeen (529 Km)(CO2?)
Belfast City (364 Km)(CO2?)
Belfast International (383 Km)(CO2?)
Cork (465 Km)(CO2?)
Dublin (321 Km)(CO2?)
Edinburgh (403 Km)(CO2?)
Glasgow (418 Km)(CO2?)
Guernsey (341 Km)(CO2?)
Inverness (584 Km)(CO2?)
Ireland West (498 Km)(CO2?)
Isle of Man (263 Km)(CO2?)
Jersey (362 Km)(CO2?)
Newquay (317 Km)(CO2?)
Shannon (485 Km)(CO2?)