Travel from LGW to BHX

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$36 | 4h 4min Train$49 | 3h 15min Bus23 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$235
    4h 27min · 400 lb of CO2
  2. Train$43
    3h 20min · 37 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$41
    4h 36min · 26 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$15
    2h 12min · 25 lb of CO2

LGW airport Flights

bus tickets from LGW to BHX

$235 · 4h 27min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $235
Travel Duration
4h 27min

LGW airport Trains

train tickets from Horley to Marston Green

$49 · 3h 20min
Train
Train Tickets
About $49
Travel Duration
3h 20min
Horley - Horley
Southern Railway · 59minSN 4
London - South Hampstead
Virgin Trains · 2h 21minVT A
Marston Green - Marston Green

train tickets from Crawley to Marston Green

$49 · 3h 24min
Train
Train Tickets
About $49
Travel Duration
3h 24min
Crawley - Gatwick Airport
Southern Railway · 1h 2minSN 62
London - South Hampstead
Virgin Trains · 2h 21minVT A
Marston Green - Marston Green

train tickets from Horley to Olton

$43 · 3h 23min
Train
Train Tickets
About $43
Travel Duration
3h 23min
Horley - Horley
Southern Railway · 59minSN 4
London - Willesden Junction
Chiltern Railways · 2h 24minCR
Olton - Olton

train tickets from Horley to Hampton-In-Arden

$49 · 3h 15min
Train
Train Tickets
About $49
Travel Duration
3h 15min
Horley - Horley
Southern Railway · 59minSN 4
London - Brondesbury Park
Virgin Trains · 2h 16minVT A
Hampton-in-Arden - Hampton-In-Arden

LGW airport Buses

bus tickets from Gatwick to Birmingham

$41 · 4h 36min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 36min

bus tickets from Gatwick to Coventry

$36 · 4h 4min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $36
Travel Duration
4h 4min

bus tickets from Gatwick to Tamworth

$42 · 4h 44min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 44min

bus tickets from Gatwick to Nuneaton

$38 · 4h 17min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $38
Travel Duration
4h 17min

Drive from LGW airport

Driving from LGW to BHX

$15 · 2h 12min

It's 113 miles between LGW to BHX. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 12min and 2h 18min from LGW to BHX under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 25min 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 $15.

Our recommendation to BHX

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from LGW to BHX?

On your trip from LGW 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.

LGW to BHX Birmingham - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from LGW 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 LGW/BHX buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from LGW 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 LGW 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 LGW 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 LGW to BHX?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from LGW to BHX is by bus. The bus costs $36 roughly and will take 4 hours 4 minutes.

Is there a train from LGW to BHX?

Yes, trains between LGW area and BHX, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 3 hours 20 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Horley, which is about 3 miles from LGW. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at South Hampstead London, Willesden Junction London, Brondesbury Park London.

How long does it take from LGW to BHX by car?

The total distance between LGW and BHX is 113 miles and will take you about 2 hours 12 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $15.

Travel companies on this route

Virgin Trains
Train company
43918 routes
Southern Railway
Train company
4558 routes
Chiltern Railways
Train company
3718 routes