Travel from City of London to BHX

Flight
$228
4h 20min
389 lb of CO2

City of London airport Flights

There are 1 airports — LHR — that make sense to fly out of from City of London and 1 airports — BHX — to access BHX. The best deals are usually found by flying out of LHR.

Train
$26
2h 15min
25 lb of CO2
$
Bus
$36
4h 0min
23 lb of CO2
Drive
$13
1h 55min
22 lb of CO2

Drive from City of London airport

It's 96 miles between City of London to BHX. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 55min and 2h 1min from City of London to BHX under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 7min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to BHX by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $12.

What is the best way to travel from City of London to BHX?

The are 8 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from City of London to BHX. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of London towards Olton, as it is the cheapest to BHX. It's common to find tickets for as low as $25. Chiltern Railways operates from City of London to BHX, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from City of London to BHX?

On your trip from City of London to BHX, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to BHX. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

City of London to BHX Birmingham - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from City of London to BHX. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to BHX is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the City of London/BHX buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from City of London is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between City of London England and BHX during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from City of London to BHX? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of BHX traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to BHX is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from City of London to BHX?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from City of London to BHX is by train. The train costs $26 roughly and will take 2 hours 25 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from City of London to BHX?

The train costs about $32 between City of London and BHX. In total, the train will take roughly 2 hours 15 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at London Paddington, which is 4 miles from City of London. Further, once you arrive at Marston Green or you will still have 1 miles to BHX.

How long does it take from City of London to BHX by car?

The total distance between City of London and BHX is 96 miles and will take you about 1 hour 55 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $13.

City of London to BHX Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $26
Fastest Way Train — 2h 15min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 19 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, train, bus and by car
Distance 96 miles
Travel Companies Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways

Travel companies on this route

Virgin Trains
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Chiltern Railways
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