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Best price 30.28 £
Journey duration 10 h 5 min
Connections per day 89
First departure 05:00
Last departure 21:15
Distance 164 km

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How much does it cost to get from London to Birmingham by plane?

The cheapest plane tickets from London to Birmingham cost 30.28 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 212.47 £ for your plane ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper plane tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from London to Birmingham.

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Flights from London to Birmingham

How long does the journey from London to Birmingham take by plane?

The distance between London and Birmingham is around 165. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 10 h 5 min. However, the fastest routes between London and Birmingham take 3 h 5 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the departures from London to Birmingham?

The first daily departure from London to Birmingham leaves at 05:00, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between London and Birmingham. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

What are the airports on the London to Birmingham route?

In London, departure airports include Heathrow, Gatwick and London City. When you arrive in Birmingham, you may be able to disembark at airports such as Birmingham. Remember though that the exact airports served on each route can vary. Different airlines may depart from and arrive at different airports. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of airports may be limited, and the exact airports served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at an airport that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do departures from London leave for Birmingham?

The route from London to Birmingham is served by providers including KLM, Air France, Aer Lingus, British Airways, , Lufthansa, Flybe, Brussels Airlines, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, Eurowings, Iberia, Austrian Airlines, Jet2, EasyJet, Ryanair, Wizz Air, Lauda, Vueling, ไทยแอร์เอเชีย and KLMオランダ航空. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 171 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from London 89 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from London to Birmingham, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 89 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.