There are 12 ways to get from Athens to Birmingham by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night train, bus and ferry, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Birmingham  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Birmingham (BHX) ATH - BHX

$113 - $380

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Fly to Manchester, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Manchester (MAN) ATH - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street

$154 - $433

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to London Heathrow (LHR) ATH - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$188 - $474

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to London Gatwick (LGW) ATH - LGW
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$172 - $474

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to London Stansted (STN) ATH - STN
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$162 - $479

Fly to London Luton, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to London Luton (LTN) ATH - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street

$144 - $668

Bus, train  •  37 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka
  2. Take the train from Hegyeshalom to Stuttgart Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$495 - $841

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham

$202 - $251

Bus, car ferry, night train, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$401 - $891

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Birmingham

$138 - $225

Drive, car ferry  •  43 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Calais
  4. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  5. Drive from Dover to Birmingham

$411 - $722

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  34 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  6. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  7. Drive from Folkestone to Birmingham

$780 - $1,049

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Birmingham is to fly which costs 95€ - 330€ and takes 8 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Birmingham is to fly which takes 8 h 27 min and costs 95€ - 330€.

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The distance between Athens and Birmingham is 2550 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Athens to Birmingham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Birmingham via Brno and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Birmingham, England?

Brussels Airlines, Air France and 12 other airlines fly from Athens to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Birmingham via Brno and London Victoria Coach Station in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Poznan
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Chania
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from Athens to London Luton via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Athens to London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Athens to London Luton via Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Athens to London Luton via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to London Luton via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to London Stansted via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Cobaltair
Website
cobalt.aero
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Athens to London Gatwick via Riga
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hegyeshalom to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurostar
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
13 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thello.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Rajka
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$104
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Brno
Ave. Duration
20 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$104
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
elines.cz
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Union Ivkoni
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
47 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $121
2 bed inside cabin
$312 - $315
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$80
Airplane economy seats
$94
2-berth outside
$180 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200

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