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The best prices from Birmingham to London are usually found in November or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

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Birmingham (BHX) to London (LON)

BHX - LON
Price
£73 - £217
LON
Temperature
9 - 23 °C
LON
Rainfall
35 - 71 mm

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 43% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop

Average price

£217

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£73

From Birmingham to London

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 Birmingham to London?

Travellers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 115% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 58 days in advance, which can save you up to 37% on flights from Birmingham to London compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 58 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 £82. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £99.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to London from Birmingham. Prices for March average £75 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £47. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 9% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Birmingham to London (BHX - LON)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Birmingham to London in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 44% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Birmingham to London in April, May 2021

28 May - 9 Jun
£56pp
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
28 May - 9 Jun
£56pp
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
28 May - 9 Jun
£66pp
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LTN
London Luton
LTN
London Luton
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham

Birmingham to London 2021 flight deals

28 May - 9 Jun
£56pp
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
28 May - 9 Jun
£56pp
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
9 Jun - 9 Jun
£59pp
BHX
Birmingham
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham

Last-minute flights from Birmingham to London

22 Apr - 25 Apr
£222pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
22 Apr - 25 Apr
£228pp
BHX
Birmingham
easyJet
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
easyJet
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
22 Apr - 25 Apr
£621pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
easyJet
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham

One-way flights to London from Birmingham

16:10 - 15:30
Ryanair
2 stops
47h 20m
BHX - SEN
Ryanair
£60
Kiwi.com
10:35 - 04:20
easyJet
2 stops
17h 45m
BHX - LTN
easyJet
£139
Supersaver
09:00 - 14:40
Aer Lingus
1 stop
5h 40m
BHX - LHR
Aer Lingus
£169
Travel2Be

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Flight FAQs

From Birmingham to London

London packs in some of the most famous sights in the world, from Tower Bridge and the London Eye to Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. It’s also home to the Royal Family, so you can tour Buckingham Palace and watch the red-jacketed changing of the guard. Come sundown, get stuck into the entertainment scene. Comedy shows in Shoreditch, rock gigs in Brixton, musicals in the West End, Shakespeare at the Globe – the to-do list is bottomless.

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

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

Are flight prices decreasing from Birmingham to London 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 Birmingham and London 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.

Can I find flights from Birmingham to London for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham to London for under £73. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £59, but on average you can expect to pay £127.

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

There are no direct flights from Birmingham to London, 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 Birmingham to London for under £292?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Birmingham to London within the next 7 days for less than £292.

Is Birmingham weather warmer or cooler than London?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 23 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in London is generally hotter than in Birmingham. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Birmingham to London?

There aren’t any direct flights, so journey times begin at 3 hours 20 minutes.

Which airlines fly directly from Birmingham to London?

There are no routes for direct flights to London from Birmingham Airport, but there are a number of one-stop options available. Iberia, British Airways, KLM, Aer Lingus, Flybe, Lufthansa, and Air France have various connecting flights from Birmingham to London Heathrow, Gatwick, and London City airports. Birmingham does offer more than 140 direct routes and over 50 airlines worldwide, but there is limited service to London in terms of direct flights.

What are stopover options on flights from Birmingham to London?

Stopover options for Birmingham to London flights include most major UK airports. Passengers can book flights with stopovers in Jersey, Guernsey, Belfast City, Dublin, Glasgow, and Edinburgh. Flights are also available with multiple stops and select airlines offer stopovers in France, Belgium, Munich and Amsterdam.

How frequent are flights between Birmingham and London?

Thanks to the big choice of stopovers, there are almost 200 Birmingham to London flights daily.

What airports serve Birmingham to London flights?

Birmingham Airport offers multiple options for flights to London, and is located just 13 km from the city centre in the borough of Solihull. British Airways offers flights to various London airports. Passengers can fly out of BHX to London Gatwick Airport, London Luton Airport, and London Heathrow Airport. Flights are also available to and from London City Airport with Birmingham service. The next closest airport is about 50 km away in East Midlands, which offers flights to all major London airports via Ryanair, Aer Lingus, Flybe, and easyJet.

Which direct flight route between Birmingham and London is cheapest?

There aren’t any direct flights from Birmingham to London. They all travel via places like Amsterdam, Dublin or Cornwall.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Birmingham to London?

As long as you are an EU national or resident of Birmingham, you do not need a passport or visa to fly to London. Even with stopovers outside of the UK, flights only travel within the European Union. Visas will typically be required for international travellers, except for those from the approved EU member states. Usually, all that you will need to present is some form of identification, which could even be a driver’s license. London is a king-sized capital city, so it can be hard to know where to begin. Strapped for time? Just wander along the River Thames. The south bank serves up The Shard, Royal Festival Hall, London Eye, Tate Modern and Greenwich. Or head to the north side, where the Tower of London and Westminster queue up along the riverside. If you’ve got a bit more time, hop on a tube to the off-centre neighbourhoods. Camden is home to an alternative market and rock pubs, while Shoreditch is filled with industrial-chic coffee shops. Then there’s Brixton – a haven for pop up music venues.

How long does is the flight from Birmingham to London?

A quick flight from Birmingham to London can take about 3h 30m. KLM provides one of the quickest options available for as low as £190. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Ryanair (£60), Blue Air (£148), and KLM (£156) offers the cheapest pricing from Birmingham to London. Ryanair is priced at 52% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Birmingham to London one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Ryanair. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £25. Users have also found prices from £78 and £104 on Ryanair and Aer Lingus, respectively.

Alternative routes for Birmingham to London

Destination information for London

Average temperature for April in London
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in London
43.0 mm

Airports servicing Birmingham

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
City (LCY)
Stansted (STN)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Top 5 airlines flying from Birmingham to London

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
AccesRail
£86 £141 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
£75 £146 No cancel fee N/A
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National Express
£91 £153 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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KLM
£194 £316 No cancel fee 75%
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Flybe
£200 £356 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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