There are 8 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, shuttle or towncar

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  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street

$3 - $45

7 alternative options

Bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Digbeth, Selfridges X1

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central 15.3 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Marston Green to Birmingham 13.5 miles

$5

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Birmingham Airport to Grand Central

$45 - $120

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham Airport to Grand Central 15.3 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central 15.3 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Birmingham Airport (BHX), England and Grand Central, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 11 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Digbeth, Selfridges
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Marston Green to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Birmingham, GB
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
ASSIST
$26 - $40
uberX
$26 - $40
ACCESS
$26 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $60
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
Taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Birmingham Airport to Grand Central
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Grand Central
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central?

The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Grand Central is 12 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central?

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central?

The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central is to train which takes 12 min and costs £2 - £29.

Is there a direct train between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Grand Central?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Grand Central?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Digbeth, Selfridges. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central?

The train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.