There are 5 ways to get from Miami to Birmingham by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Birmingham (BHM) MIA - BHM

$204 - $554

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga 1154
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al 3861 / ...

$87 - $222

3 alternative options

Bus La Cubana  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL

$179 - $190

Train  •  37 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Birmingham Amtrak

$233 - $657

Drive  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Birmingham 759.2 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Birmingham is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 13 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Birmingham is to fly which costs $200 - $600 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Birmingham Amtrak via Miami Amtrak, Cary Amtrak and Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 31 min.

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The distance between Miami and Birmingham is 670 miles. The road distance is 759.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Birmingham without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 5 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Miami to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Miami to Birmingham train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Miami Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Birmingham is to fly which takes 4 h 22 min and costs $200 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $230 and takes 18 h 5 min, you could also train, which costs $230 - $700 and takes 37 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 1 min.

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Birmingham is 1 h behind Miami. It is currently 4:01 AM in Miami and 3:01 AM in Birmingham.

Miami to Birmingham train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Birmingham Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Birmingham is 759 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 2 min to drive from Miami to Birmingham.

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  • Distance: 669.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Birmingham, AL, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Miami to Birmingham every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Birmingham via Miami International Airport Station Northbound, Miami, Fl, and Atlanta, Ga in around 18 h 5 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Miami to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com

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