There are 14 ways to get from Birmingham to Spain by plane, bus, train, car, car ferry or car train

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Recommended option

Fly Birmingham to Madrid  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Madrid (MAD) BHX - MAD

$41 - $323

Cheapest option

Fly Birmingham to Barcelona  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN) BHX - BCN

$39 - $246

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Fly Birmingham to Malaga  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Malaga (AGP) BHX - AGP

$40 - $261

Fly Birmingham to Alicante, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Alicante (ALC) BHX - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

$55 - $315

Train to East Midlands, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Barcelona (BCN) EMA - BCN

$75 - $615

Fly Birmingham to Girona, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Girona (GRO) BHX - GRO
  2. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants

$54 - $454

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Barcelona (BCN) LHR - BCN

$164 - $428

Train to London Luton, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN) LTN - BCN

$87 - $280

Train  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$423 - $703

Bus ALSA  •  29 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Avénida de America

$94 - $182

Bus FlixBus  •  30 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid 793

$114 - $193

Drive, car ferry  •  30 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
  3. Drive from Bilbao to Madrid

$188 - $602

Train, car ferry  •  34 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Winchester
  2. Take the train from Winchester to Portsmouth & Southsea
  3. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  4. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin A

$228 - $658

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  18 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Madrid

$415 - $543

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Spain is to fly which costs £30 - £200 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Spain is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs £30 - £250.

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The distance between Birmingham and Spain is 1397 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Birmingham to Spain, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Spain. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Callao via London, Paris, Paris and Méndez Álvaro - Estación Sur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Spain?

Ryanair, Iberia and nine other airlines fly from Birmingham to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Birmingham to Madrid via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 15 h 10 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from East Midlands to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,800
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Birmingham to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Malaga via Cork
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 New Street to Winchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Eurostar
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$110 - $140
Car
$340 - $480
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $140
Car
$330 - $470

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