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There are 7 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

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

£4 - £170

6 alternative options

Bus via Birmingham, Moor St Station  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Birmingham, Moor St Station X1
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Old Square to Birmingham University, School of Education X20 / ...

£5

Bus  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Birmingham, Old Square X12

£5

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham 12.2 miles

£28 - £35

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham 12.2 miles

£1 - £3

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Birmingham Airport to University of Birmingham

£43

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham Airport to University of Birmingham 12.2 miles

£50 - £75

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Birmingham University, School of Education via Birmingham, Old Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Birmingham International and arriving at University via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and University of Birmingham is 8 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs £4 - £170.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham, including transfers.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham 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 University of Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Birmingham International station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham is to train which takes 31 min and costs £4 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus via Birmingham, Moor St Station, which costs £6 and takes 1h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

You can take a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham via Birmingham New Street and University in around 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham via Birmingham, Moor St Station, Birmingham, Old Square, and Birmingham University, School of Education in around 1h 10m.

Train operators
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£3 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Train from Birmingham New Street to University
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£18 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £90
Train from Birmingham New Street to University
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£55 - £85
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Phone
0121 254 7272
Email
travelcare@nationalexpress.com
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Birmingham, Moor St Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3
Website
NX West Midlands
Bus from Birmingham, Old Square to Birmingham University, School of Education
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3
Website
NX West Midlands
Bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Birmingham, Old Square
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3
Website
NX West Midlands
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Book A Taxi
Phone
+44  7769 731 263
Website
cabtours.org
Birmingham Taxis Booking
Phone
+44 121 285 8282
Website
birmingham-taxi-booking.co.uk
A1 Taxi Airport
Phone
+44 7779 100 295
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Birmingham Airport to University of Birmingham
Estimated price
£43
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to University of Birmingham
Estimated price
£50 - £75

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Birmingham University, School of Education station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at University station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham is 12 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to University of Birmingham.

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