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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 5 min

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

$94 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express / ...

$35 - $45

4 alternative options

Line 724 bus, train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station 724
  2. Take the train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street

$63 - $103

Bus, train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) OXF|the airline
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street

$59 - $96

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Birmingham 109 miles

$23 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Birmingham 109 miles

$240 - $340

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Birmingham is 94 miles. The road distance is 109 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Birmingham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $95
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Birmingham
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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