When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 12% on flights from Birmingham to India compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £540. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £578.
Flights from Birmingham to India lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Birmingham to India in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at £352.
Look at a map of India, and it’s hard to know where to begin. If you’re flying from Birmingham, then the capital New Delhi is the easiest place to start – a direct flight heads there once a day. Or you could go for the lively seat of Bollywood, Mumbai. If beating a retreat is more your thing, then the riverboats of Kerala and the beach hotels of Goa are calling. The Himalayas run through India, too, serving up some spectacular trekking opportunities.
Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Birmingham to India include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.
Some of our airline partners flying from Birmingham to India have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.
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 Birmingham and India 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.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham to India for under £384. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £342, but on average you can expect to pay £366.
Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Birmingham to India under £537. A good price for a direct flight from Birmingham to India is less than £473.
There are currently 20+ open flights from Birmingham to India within the next 7 days for less than £384.
The Birmingham to India flight path was viewed by 10,944 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.
Jet Airways, Air France and Air India are the most popular airlines when flying from Birmingham to India.
The most popular route from Birmingham to India is Birmingham - Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl. You may also consider Birmingham - New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl or Birmingham - Bengaluru Intl.
On average you can expect to pay £504 for a flight from Birmingham to India. The cheapest flight overall is £361 while the most popular route, (Birmingham - Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl) is currently priced at £466.
Direct flights to New Delhi from Birmingham airport last between 8 hours 30 minutes and 9 hours 30 minutes. You need to factor in a stopover when flying to other cities. Flights from Birmingham to Mumbai take over 12 hours, a Birmingham to Chennai flight is over 13 hours, Jaipur clocks up 15 hours’ flight time, and you can be in Goa in 16 hours.
Only one location in India has direct flights from Birmingham. New Delhi has direct flights available through Air India, although these only occur once a day. This flight takes about 8h 30m to travel to the destination. Anyone who is looking to visit other cities in India will need to travel there from New Delhi or take a flight with a stopover. Even those who are visiting New Delhi may want to consider other options if the timing of the single flight each day doesn’t work out.
There are many airlines in India that leave from Birmingham and go to various cities in the country. Flights to Mumbai have at least one stopover if not two or more. Emirate, Air Canda, and Swiss are some of the airlines that go into this area. Passengers can also take stopover flights to Allahabad with Air India, Air France, and Flybe, among others. This flight takes an average of 22h 45m. Travelers from Birmingham to India can also fly into Kochi using Emirates, Qatar Airways, or Flybe.
Direct Birmingham to India flights depart for New Delhi once a day. Routes to other cities jet off more often, especially if you fly via a city like Munich or Dubai.
Flights going to India from Birmingham are all going to originate in Birmingham Airport. This airport is international and can be reached 13 kilometres from the city centre. This airport is a base for airlines like TUI Airways, Flybe, and Ryanair. Several airports can be reached when going into India including Mumbai Airport, Chennai Airport, and New Delhi Airport, along with others. New Delhi airport is a major transportation hub in the area and located less than 10 km from the city centre. The airport is a hub for GoAir, SpiceJet, Air India, and others.
There’s only one direct Birmingham to India flight. It travels straight to New Delhi once a day.
Travellers from Birmingham to India will need to have a passport as well as a visa. The passport must be valid for 180 days at a minimum. An e-Visa can also be used to travel to India. Thanks to the direct Birmingham to India flights, New Delhi is a popular spot. Of course, it helps that the Indian capital is also home to the Red Fort, Lotus Temple and Humayun’s Tomb. Jaipur is another near-mythical city of forts and palaces – and it’s all surrounded by a red desert of Rajasthan. Fancy getting away from it all? Head south. Goa is the beach resort of India, serving up sandy beaches and yoga retreats.
Airlines like Air India, Air France, and Lufthansa fly from Birmingham to India in about 7h 35m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 5h 35m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.
KLM, at £344, was found to be the cheapest airline from Birmingham to India. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Air France.
To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with KLM, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £469.