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Flights to Birmingham, UK

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Book flights to Birmingham

Birmingham is a major city in England's West Midlands region. Historically an industrial powerhouse, Birmingham offers a look into Britain's manufacturing past with its many Industrial Revolution-era landmarks. The city is also crisscrossed with canals, which once played a vital role in its development. Today, these canals are lined with trendy cafes, bars, and restaurants, offering a relaxing spot to soak up the atmosphere.

If you're thinking about visiting Birmingham, we've got you covered with a wide range of flight options. Alternative Airlines tickets over 600 airlines so finding flights to Birmingham on our site will be a breeze! To find cheap, flexible flights to Birmingham simply enter your departure airport you wish to fly from and choose your travel dates.

Airports near Birmingham

There are multiple ways to reach Birmingham - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Birmingham.

Birmingham Airport

This is the closest and most convenient airport for travellers visiting Birmingham. It is a major international airport with numerous flights to and from various destinations worldwide.


East Midlands Airport

Located approximately 40 miles northeast of Birmingham, East Midlands Airport is another option for travellers. It offers a range of domestic and international flights, although it may require a longer drive to reach Birmingham.


Manchester Airport

Situated around 80 miles northwest of Birmingham, Manchester Airport is a large international airport with excellent connectivity. While it is a bit further away, it can be a viable option for travellers who prefer more flight options or better deals.


London Heathrow Airport

If none of the above airports meet your requirements, London Heathrow Airport is a major international hub located approximately 120 miles southeast of Birmingham. Although it is a longer drive, it offers a vast array of flight options and connections to smaller, local airports near Birmingham.

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Buy your flights to Birmingham and pay later

If you'd like to easily manage your travel expenses and don't want to pay the full cost of your flights to Birmingham upfront, why not consider using Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) payment methods at Alternative Airlines?

With BNPL plans, you can divide the cost of your tickets to Birmingham into smaller, more manageable chunks that can be paid back over time. There's usually no interest involved, however, it's wise to check with the lending provider beforehand.

Book your flights to Birmingham today and pay later at Alternative Airlines!

Things to do in Birmingham

Exploring Birmingham's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

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The Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

This is a must-visit attraction for art and history enthusiasts. The museum houses a vast collection of art, ceramics, archaeology, and ethnography. It's home to the world's largest collection of Pre-Raphaelite art, captivating visitors with its stunning depictions of romanticism and detail. The museum also offers interactive exhibits, making it a perfect destination for families.

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The Bullring & Grand Central

The Bullring & Grand Central: a shopaholic's paradise with 200+ stylish stores, leading brands, and dining options for all tastes and budgets. Its futuristic architecture is a must-see, even for non-shoppers.

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The Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Discover a tranquil oasis in the city. Explore diverse habitats, from rainforests to meadows. Perfect for strolling, picnicking, and bird-watching. Enjoy concerts, exhibitions, and educational programs. A vibrant hub of activity.

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