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There are 9 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch

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Bus, bus and ferry

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham New Street Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Eindhoven

Fly to Brussels, train

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU)
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch

Fly to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch

Train via Brussels

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda
  4. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch

Train

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Tilburg

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Tilburg

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Vlijmen

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Vlijmen

Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Vlijmen is around 9h 32m and covers a distance of around 701 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 55m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 18m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Midland, London Underground (Tube) and others, the Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen service departs from Birmingham International and arrives in Vlijmen, Wolput. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 36m
Layover time:
3h 55m
Total time:
9h 32m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 18m
Journey distance:
701 km
Services per week:
14
Cheapest price:
€171
Carbon emissions:
37 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:21
Last service departs at:
16:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen train, subway and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £35 - £45 and takes 16h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen is to fly and train which costs £35 - £150 and takes 3h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Vlijmen, Wolput via Birmingham New Street Station, London, Eindhoven, Centraal Station and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 2m.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Vlijmen is 482 km.

The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 7h 58m and costs £140 - £480.

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen, including transfers.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Birmingham New Street Station.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Eindhoven station.

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Vlijmen is 1h ahead of Birmingham Airport (BHX). It is currently 5:26 PM in Birmingham Airport (BHX) and 6:26 PM in Vlijmen.

Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen.
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  • Distance: 481.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 13m

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

You can take a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Vlijmen via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Breda, Hertogenbosch, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 7h 58m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €330
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €500
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €150
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€8 - €250
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €29
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €18
1st Class
€22 - €29
Train from Breda to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €22
Train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €29
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€12 - €17
1st Class
€20 - €29
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €26
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€18 - €26
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €20
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€18 - €20
1st Class
€25 - €29
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€17 - €25
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Eurobahn
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€9 - €13
Anytime Day Single
€45 - €55
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€300 - €350
Standard
€100 - €130
Standard Premier
€150 - €190
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €350
Standard
€120 - €160
Standard Premier
€170 - €220
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€154
Website
Eurotunnel
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Birmingham New Street Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €1300
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€95 - €1300
Standard Car - Flexi
€150 - €190

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Jet2.com, easyJet and KLM offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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