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Trip Chicago Birmingham

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Chicago to Birmingham

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How to get from Chicago to Birmingham?

We are suggesting 14 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Chicago Birmingham. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Chicago Birmingham by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Chicago and Birmingham on a map as well as the route Chicago Birmingham and the different connecting points (Birmingham International Railway Station, Birmingham New Street Railway Station, Adderley Park Railway Station, Lea Hall Railway Station, Stechford Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Chicago Birmingham

For your trip from Chicago (Illinois, United States) to Birmingham (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 3852 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Birmingham from Chicago but it is possible to make this trip only by plane with the flight routes Chicago-Dublin and Dublin-Birmingham.
Leave Chicago and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at O'Hare International ORD airport, 16.2 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Dublin (Dublin airport, IATA code: DUB) operated by United Airlines or Aer Lingus. From Dublin, take another plane with Aer Lingus or Ryanair that will carry you to Birmingham International airport (Birmingham, United Kingdom).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Chicago to Birmingham without changing trains. You can take the train London-Birmingham and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains of London Midland, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or Chiltern Railways to Birmingham leave from London Euston railway station in London. Arrival in Birmingham will take place at Birmingham International station (8.1 mi from the city centre).
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Chicago Birmingham only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey London-Birmingham.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in London. The bus will drop you off at Birmingham bus station (0.5 mi from Birmingham, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Birmingham.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Birmingham will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by plane in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Chicago and Birmingham?

Airlines
American Airlines carries out a flight from O'Hare International ORD airport situated 16.2 mi away from the city centre of Chicago to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
United Airlines flies on the route from O'Hare International ORD airport (located 16.2 mi from Chicago, United States) to Dublin (serving Dublin DUB airport)
Aer Lingus schedules the following flights: from O'Hare International ORD airport situated 16.2 mi away from the city centre of Chicago to Dublin (arrival at Dublin DUB airport) and from Dublin DUB airport (located 5.8 mi from Dublin, Ireland) to Birmingham (serving Birmingham International BHX airport)
British Airways ensures the flight route from O'Hare International ORD airport situated 16.2 mi away from the city centre of Chicago to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
Ryanair carries out a flight from Dublin DUB airport (located 5.8 mi from Dublin, Ireland) to Birmingham (serving Birmingham International BHX airport)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Birmingham (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of London (serving Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 bus station at 14.3 mi from centre) and the city of Birmingham where the coach will drop you off at Birmingham station situated at about 0.5 mi from Birmingham city centre.
Railway companies
London Midland provides a rail connection London-Birmingham with the train from London Euston railway station (2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Birmingham International at arrival (8.1 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains transports passengers on a rail line from London to Birmingham with the train which leaves London Euston station to arrive at Birmingham International railway station (England United Kingdom)
CrossCountry operates the train journey London-Birmingham with the train from Stansted Airport railway station (31.7 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Birmingham New Street at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
Chiltern Railways provides a rail connection from London to Birmingham with the train which leaves London Marylebone station to arrive at Birmingham Snow Hill railway station (England United Kingdom)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Birmingham (101.9 mi)

Stop cities from Chicago or cities to visit near Birmingham

When travelling from Birmingham to Chicago by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at London located at 102 mi from Birmingham (United Kingdom) Dublin (Ireland). If you have some time on your way to Birmingham or back to Chicago, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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