There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston

$97 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 210 / ...

$35 - $45

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1

$66 - $92

Train, line 102 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to High Wycombe
  2. Take the line 102 bus from High Wycombe, High Street (Corporation Street) to Uxbridge, Belmont Road 102 / ...

$59 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 108.6 miles

$23 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport 108.6 miles

$240 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £17 - £26.

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The distance between Birmingham and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 150 km. The road distance is 174 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to High Wycombe
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, High Street (Corporation Street) to Uxbridge, Belmont Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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