Cheap flights from Manchester to Birmingham

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The best prices from Manchester to Birmingham are usually found in September or November, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to Birmingham (BHX)

All the information you need to plan the best MAN to BHX flight in 2021: compare Manchester to Birmingham flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Birmingham.
MAN - BHX
Price
£33 - £244
BHX
Temperature
14 - 33 °C
BHX
Rainfall
82 - 159 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 72% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 50% potential price drop

Average price

£45

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£33

From Manchester to Birmingham

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Manchester to Birmingham?

Monday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Manchester to Birmingham. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Birmingham.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Manchester to Birmingham?

Users have found that booking a flight from Manchester to Birmingham at least 40 days early can save you up to 57% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 40 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Manchester to Birmingham for as little as £127 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £158 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Manchester to Birmingham?

Flights from Manchester to Birmingham lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Manchester to Birmingham in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at £72.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Birmingham (MAN - BHX)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Manchester to Birmingham at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 86% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Birmingham in April, May 2021

The best prices found for MAN to BHX flights in April, May
2 May - 23 May
£140pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
easyJet
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
24 Apr - 30 May
£151pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
30 Apr - 3 May
£173pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
easyJet
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Birmingham 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Birmingham from Manchester found for this year
12 Sep - 24 Sep
£83pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Jul - 18 Aug
£84pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Jul - 18 Aug
£99pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Last-minute flights from Manchester to Birmingham

Late deals on return flights to Birmingham from Manchester, departing today and this week
24 Apr - 30 May
£151pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
24 Apr - 30 May
£188pp
MAN
Manchester
KLM
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
KLM
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
19 Apr - 26 Apr
£212pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Birmingham

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester to Birmingham due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Manchester and Birmingham for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Manchester to Birmingham have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Manchester to Birmingham have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. AccesRail, National Express, and Flybe are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like AccesRail with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Birmingham for under £146 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Birmingham for under £146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £83, but on average you can expect to pay £196.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to Birmingham for under £73 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Manchester to Birmingham, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manchester to Birmingham for under £218?

There are currently 6+ open flights from Manchester to Birmingham within the next 7 days for less than £218.

Does it rain more in Manchester or Birmingham?

Expected rainfall in Manchester is less than in Birmingham. You can expect this to be the case over the next 18 days.

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than Birmingham?

Expect the weather to be around 22 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Birmingham is generally hotter than in Manchester.

How long does is the flight from Manchester to Birmingham?

Airlines like KLM and Ryanair fly from Manchester to Birmingham in about 3h 50m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 30m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Manchester to Birmingham return?

According to our current data, Ryanair (£83), and KLM (£153) offers the cheapest pricing from Manchester to Birmingham.

Alternative routes for Manchester to Birmingham

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Birmingham

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Manchester to Birmingham.
Average temperature for April in Birmingham
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Birmingham
114.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing Birmingham

Top 5 airlines flying from Manchester to Birmingham

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Manchester to Birmingham choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
National Express
£44 £53 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by National Express. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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AccesRail
£42 £54 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by AccesRail. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Ryanair
£90 £167 No cancel fee N/A
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Flybe
£140 £309 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Flybe. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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KLM
£212 £664 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Manchester to Birmingham

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