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from Birmingham to Belfast

You can get from Birmingham to Belfast by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Belfast on 23 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:35Birmingham International Airport1h05 09:40Belfast International Airport
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£1701One-way
Cheapest
08:35Birmingham International Airport1h05 09:40Belfast International Airport
0 changes
£1701One-way

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Sat
23 Oct
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£154easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
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£92easyJet
Mon
25 Oct
£53Avanti West Coast
£48National Express
£94easyJet
Tue
26 Oct
£53Avanti West Coast
£48National Express
£111easyJet
Wed
27 Oct
£53Avanti West Coast
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£159easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£53Avanti West Coast
£48National Express
£78easyJet

Travel Information to Belfast from Birmingham

distanceDistance219 miles (354 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£52 - £74
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £52 • 14 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £74 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or National Express

Travel 219 miles (354 km) by flight or coach from Birmingham to Belfast. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £52. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet or National Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Birmingham to Belfast.

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FAQs
How do I go from Birmingham to Belfast?

There are 2 ways to get from Birmingham to Belfast: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Belfast?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Belfast, which costs on average £52.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Belfast:

A coach journey is usually £22 less than a journey to Belfast by plane, which costs on average £74 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Belfast?

The fastest way from Birmingham to Belfast is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

Other travel options from Birmingham to Belfast can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 14 h 35 min   on average.

How many miles from Birmingham to Belfast would I travel?

The Birmingham to Belfast distance is approximately 219 miles (354 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Birmingham and in Belfast?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Belfast:

  • Flights mostly leave from Birmingham International Airport and tend to arrive in Belfast International Airport.
  • Coaches mostly leave from Birmingham, Coach Station and tend to arrive in Belfast, Stena Line terminus.
Which travel companies can take me from Birmingham to Belfast?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Belfast, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Belfast. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Birmingham to Belfast tickets on Omio for £74.
  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Belfast. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Birmingham to Belfast tickets on Omio for £52.
Can I travel directly from Birmingham to Belfast?

Yes, there are direct routes from Birmingham to Belfast with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to Belfast with easyJet.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Belfast tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Birmingham to Belfast?
Looking to extend your trip from Birmingham to Belfast? Many Omio customers who go from Birmingham to Belfast usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Dublin, London or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore Dublin, London or Glasgow from Belfast, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy Birmingham to Belfast tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Birmingham to Belfast, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost £74 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost £52 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Birmingham and Belfast online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.