London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) bus

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Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for Jul 13

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

FlixBus
09:20PM5h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:00AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
05:30AM3h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:45AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$301One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
09:33PM5h57
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:30AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$561One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
09:25PM6h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:30AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$561One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Saturday, July 13
Megabus
05:30AM3h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:45AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:20PM5h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:00AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Megabus
09:33PM5h57
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:30AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Megabus
09:25PM6h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:30AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers

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Bus times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for Jul 13

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

5 h 14 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

188 km

Of the 4 buses that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Birmingham New Street (BHM) every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
05:30AM3h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:45AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$301One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:20PM5h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:00AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
09:33PM5h57
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:30AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$561One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
09:25PM6h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
03:30AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$561One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$51 (€44)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) cover the 117 miles (188 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $51 (€44), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€7).

Bus companies: National Express and Megabus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

You can travel by bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) with National Express and Megabus for as low as $19 (€16). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) - Birmingham New Street (BHM) bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Bus information from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19
  • National Express frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

FAQs: Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) can start from as little as $9 (€7) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is $51 (€44); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) bus time is 4 h 35 min   covering the 117 mile (188 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 5: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 11: 45 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) without having to change trains with National Express or Megabus. There are 3 direct buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) bus with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
A trip to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) by bus is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) including taking a train or bus.

Trains arriving to Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
1.7 miles (2.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

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