How to travel from Amsterdam to Birmingham

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from Amsterdam to Birmingham

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

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To get from Amsterdam to Birmingham on Dec 01 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Birmingham from Amsterdam

distanceDistance285 miles (460 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $72
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 8 h 38 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $72 (€69) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or easyJet

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 285 miles (460 km) to Birmingham from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Amsterdam to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Amsterdam to Birmingham

Travel Tips: Travel to Birmingham easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Birmingham.
FAQs

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Birmingham, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Birmingham if traveling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Amsterdam to Birmingham.

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Birmingham restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Birmingham?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel from Amsterdam to Birmingham 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Birmingham from Amsterdam is by taking a train, which costs on average $2 (€2).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Birmingham:

A train is generally $35 (€33) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $37 (€35) from Amsterdam to Birmingham.

Taking a train is usually $69 (€67) less than taking a flight to Birmingham, which costs on average $72 (€69) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Birmingham from Amsterdam is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Birmingham can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Birmingham by bus can take on average 16 h 10 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 38 min   of travel time.

The distance from Amsterdam to Birmingham is approximately 285 miles (460 km).

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Birmingham is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Birmingham from Amsterdam as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Birmingham:

  • Buses most often depart from Amsterdam at Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Birmingham at Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Flights most often depart from Amsterdam at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Birmingham at Birmingham International Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Amsterdam Centraal and tend to arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Birmingham by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Amsterdam to Birmingham for $37 (€35).
  • Travel with easyJet to go to Birmingham by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Amsterdam to Birmingham tickets on Omio for $72 (€69).

Yes, there are direct services available from Amsterdam to Birmingham with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with KLM or Flybe.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Birmingham as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Amsterdam to Birmingham.

Omio customers who travel from Amsterdam to Birmingham often also extend their vacation to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Birmingham and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • Bus tickets cost $37 (€35) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $72 (€69) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $2 (€2) one way on average.

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

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