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

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Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International

£30 - £160

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Bus  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Airport National Express

£6 - £9

3 alternative options

Train via Stoke-on-Trent  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove
  2. Take the train from Kidsgrove to Birmingham International

£31 - £46

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) 97 miles

£16 - £25

Towncar  •  1h 41m

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport 97 miles

£140 - £210

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 3h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St station and arriving at BIRMINGHAM Airport. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Birmingham International. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Birmingham Airport (BHX) is 74 miles. The road distance is 97 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) without a car is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs £30 - £160.

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The train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International takes 1h 45m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Birmingham Airport (BHX), England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International hourly. Tickets cost £45 - £160 and the journey takes 1h 45m. Avanti West Coast also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Airport every 4 hours. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 2h 55m.

Train operators
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Kidsgrove to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £25
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £25
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 MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport
Estimated price
£140 - £210

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs £30 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 3h 2m.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at BIRMINGHAM Airport station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Birmingham Airport (BHX).

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