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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$55 - $116

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Bus National Express  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal X1 / ...

$15 - $20

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Bus Megabus UK  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Birmingham, Navigation Street M35 / ...

$20 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) 95 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol to Birmingham Airport 95 miles

$190 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Birmingham Airport (BHX). However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX). However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Birmingham International via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Birmingham Airport (BHX) is 79 miles. The road distance is 95 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £40 - £90.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX), including transfers.

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Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £40 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX).
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  • Distance: 78.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station in around 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Birmingham Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Megabus UK
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol to Birmingham Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $260

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Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal station.

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Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Bristol to Birmingham Airport (BHX).

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