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There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Grantham

$49 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station 48
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street 5A / ...

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus, line 128 bus, line 8 bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  2. Take the line 128 bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street 128 / ...
  3. Take the line 8 bus from Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way to Grantham, Bus Station 8

$24 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham 72 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham Airport to Grantham 72 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham is to bus which costs £4 - £6 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport and arriving at Grantham, Bus Station via St Margaret's Bus Station and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham. However, there are services departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Grantham via Birmingham New Street and Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Grantham is 56 miles. The road distance is 72 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £35 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham, including transfers.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Airport station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £35 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus and line 128 bus and line 8 bus, which costs £18 - £27 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham.
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  • Distance: 55.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham via Birmingham New Street and Nottingham in around 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, St Margaret's Bus Station, Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street, and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way in around 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Grantham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
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 Birmingham Airport to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Bus from Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way to Grantham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Grantham
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham bus services, operated by Centrebus, arrive at Grantham, Bus Station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Grantham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Grantham.

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