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There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Īlām by plane, taxi, train, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly from Birmingham, taxi  •  15h 8m

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) BHX - IKA
  2. Take a taxi from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Īlām

3 alternative options

Train to London Heathrow, fly, taxi  •  17h 7m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) LHR - IKA
  3. Take a taxi from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Īlām

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 days 9h

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Īlām

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 10h

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Īlām

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Last updated: May 19 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Īlām is to train and fly and taxi which costs £270 - £1,200 and takes 17h 7m.

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The fastest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Īlām is to fly and taxi which takes 15h 8m and costs £150 - £900.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Īlām is 4331 km.

It takes approximately 15h 8m to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Īlām, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Birmingham Airport to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 15m and has one stopover.

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Īlām is 3h 30m ahead of Birmingham Airport (BHX). It is currently 8:24 AM in Birmingham Airport (BHX) and 11:54 AM in Īlām.

Jet2.com, Mahan Air, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Īlām.
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  • Distance: 4331.4 km
  • Duration: 15h 8m

What companies run services between Birmingham Airport (BHX), England and Īlām, Iran?

There is no direct connection from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Īlām. However, you can fly to Tehran Imam Khomeini then take the taxi to Īlām. Alternatively, you can take the train to London Euston, take the walk to Euston Square station, take the subway to Paddington, take the walk to London Paddington, take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Tehran Imam Khomeini, then take the taxi to Īlām.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $3,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Birmingham to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from London Heathrow to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,200
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Doha
Ave. Duration
10h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $3,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Corendon Airlines
Website
corendon.com
Flights from Birmingham to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Antalya, Kayseri
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Mahan Air
Website
mahan.aero
Flights from Birmingham to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $55
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
$105
Standard Car - Premium
$168
Other operators
Taxi from Tehran Imam Khomeini to Īlām
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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