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There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  24m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Smethwick Galton Bridge

$4 - $9

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Bus, line 80 bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Digbeth, Selfridges X1
  2. Take the line 80 bus from Digbeth, Markets to Smethwick, Blue Gates 80A / ...

$7

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick 17.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick 17.3 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  22m

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham Airport to Smethwick 17.3 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  22m

  1. Take an Uber from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick 17.3 miles

$28 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Smethwick, Blue Gates via Digbeth, Markets. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Smethwick Galton Bridge. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24m.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Smethwick is 11 miles. The road distance is 17.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick without a car is to train which takes 24m and costs £3 - £7.

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The train from Birmingham International to Smethwick Galton Bridge takes 24m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick 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 Smethwick 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 Smethwick is to train which takes 24m and costs £3 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus and line 80 bus, which costs £6 and takes 1h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 24m

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

West Midlands operates a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 24m. Arriva Trains Wales also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick via Digbeth, Selfridges and Digbeth, Markets in around 1h 26m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Digbeth, Selfridges
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Markets to Smethwick, Blue Gates
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Birmingham, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$28 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
Access
$28 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Exec
$45 - $65
Taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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 888 850
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 888 850
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Smethwick
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Smethwick, Blue Gates station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Smethwick Galton Bridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick is 17 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Smethwick.

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