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

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

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Fly Brussels to Birmingham  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Birmingham (BHX) BRU - BHX

$53 - $301

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Bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London 815 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$35 - $83

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Fly Brussels to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to East Midlands (EMA) BRU - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street

$98 - $730

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Birmingham (BHX) DUS - BHX

$91 - $285

Fly Brussels to Manchester, train  •  5 h 55 min

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

$98 - $324

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX

$91 - $278

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$151 - $455

Fly Charleroi to Manchester, train  •  5 h 53 min

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

$68 - $295

Train, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Bruges / Brugge Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bruges to London 080
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$75 - $180

Train, bus and ferry  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Tournai / Doornik Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill

$144 - $214

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Birmingham

$238 - $270

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Birmingham

$91 - $138

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The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Birmingham is to bus which costs 30€ - 75€ and takes 10 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgium to Birmingham is to fly which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 4 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgium station to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 22 min.

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The distance between Belgium and Birmingham is 498 km.

The best way to get from Belgium to Birmingham without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 58 min and costs 65€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Belgium to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Belgium to Birmingham bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Birmingham is to fly which takes 4 h 6 min and costs 45€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 75€ and takes 10 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Belgium to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Map of how to get from Belgium to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 311.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Belgium and Birmingham, England?

Brussels Airlines and KLM fly from Schaerbeek to Birmingham 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Birmingham via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 10 h 22 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $320
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Virgin West Coast Trains
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Bruges / Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Tournai / Doornik
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $23
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
regiojet.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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Birmingham is 1 h behind Belgium. It is currently 10:43 PM in Belgium and 9:43 PM in Birmingham.

Brussels Airlines and KLM offer flights from Brussels Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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There are 592+ hotels available in Birmingham. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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