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.

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Train  •  15 min

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

$3 - $40

7 alternative options

Bus  •  46 min

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

$5

Taxi  •  19 min

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

$75 - $90

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

$4

Shuttle  •  18 min

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

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  19 min

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

$70 - $100

Uber  •  19 min

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

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Digbeth, Selfridges. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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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 14 min.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Grand Central is 7 miles. The road distance is 15.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs .

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The train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, depart from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Birmingham International station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central is to train which takes 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 46 min.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Digbeth, Selfridges station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central.
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

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

West Midlands operates a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 14 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, NX West Midlands operates a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Digbeth, Selfridges
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Marston Green to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Birmingham, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$24 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $55
Exec
$40 - $65
Taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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 - $110
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Grand Central
Estimated price
$70 - $100

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central is 15 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grand Central.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Grand Central. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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