There are 10 ways to get from Belgium to Birmingham by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$143 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to London Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk > La Haye > Rotterdam > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Douvres > Londres / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham National Express

$41 - $61

8 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station 1920

$55 - $95

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

$250 - $282

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 38 min

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

$93 - $144

Fly Brussels to Birmingham  •  3 h 46 min

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

$68 - $307

Fly Antwerp to Birmingham  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Birmingham (BHX) ANR - BHX

$61 - $443

Fly Brussels to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$113 - $737

Fly Brussels to Manchester, train  •  5 h 51 min

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

$119 - $330

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 34 min

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

$94 - $314

What companies run services between Belgium and Birmingham, England?

You can take a train from Brussels to Birmingham via Gare Du Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 5 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Birmingham via Gare Du Midi, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 11 h 1 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.force3.be
Flights from Antwerp to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Belgium and Birmingham is 498 km.

The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Birmingham is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 11 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Belgium to Birmingham is to fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 55€ - 260€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Belgium to Birmingham, including transfers.