Birmingham Airport Guide to Birmingham Airport (BHX)

Birmingham Airport Train

In this page you’ll find information about train offer Birmingham International Airport.

Birmingham International Airport (BHX), is an international airport serving Birmingham, United Kingdom. Concretely, the airport is located about 13 km from Birmingham city centre. A train ride from BHX Airport to the Birmingham city centre may take around 10 minutes, depending on the traffic and the exact destination. 

Birmingham Airport is directly connected to over 100 towns and cities via Birmingham International Station and the free ’Air-Rail Link’ monorail system. 

The Air-Rail Link takes two minutes to get to the station and operates between 3:30h and 00:30h hours every day. Between 00:30h and 2:00h there is a courtesy bus. Use bus stop D from the Airport Terminal and bus stop Sb at the Train Station.

Rail services operate regularly from Birmingham International to a range of destinations, by a number of operators, including:

Virgin Trains

  • 3 trains per hour (tph) to London Euston
  • 2tph to Birmingham New Street
  • 1tph to Wolverhampton via Birmingham New Street

Cross Country

  • 1tph to Manchester Piccadilly    
  • 1tph to Bournemouth    
  • 4tph to Birmingham New Street    
  • 1tph to London Euston via Northampton    
  • 1tph to Northampton    
  • 1tph to Coventry

Arriva Trains Wales

  • 1tph to Shrewsbury, of which:    
  • 1tp2h continues to Aberystwyth and Pwllheli after dividing at Machynlleth    
  • 1tp2h continues to Holyhead via Wrexham General and Chester

Birmingham New Street is 10 minutes on a direct train, with seven services per hour from Birmingham International.