There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston by train, bus, taxi, car 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, bus via Derby, Morledge (Bus Station)  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Ilkeston, Market Place Ilkeston Flyer / ...

$42 - $101

5 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Ilkeston

$46 - $110

Train, bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
  2. Take the bus from Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road to Ilkeston, Market Place my15

$42 - $102

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston 47.8 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston 47.8 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham Airport to Ilkeston 47.8 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £170 - £210.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Ilkeston is 64 km. The road distance is 76 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston. However, there are services departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Ilkeston via Birmingham New Street and Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston via Birmingham New Street and Nottingham in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
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
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Ilkeston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $3
Off-Peak Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Single
$5 - $9
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Ilkeston, Market Place
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road to Ilkeston, Market Place
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Ilkeston, Market Place
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Ilkeston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Ilkeston
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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