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Trip Philadelphia Birmingham

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

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How to get from Philadelphia to Birmingham?

We are suggesting 14 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Philadelphia 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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All modes of transport Philadelphia Birmingham

For your trip from Philadelphia (Pennsylvania, United States) to Birmingham (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 3450 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 Philadelphia but it is possible to make this trip only by plane with the flight routes Philadelphia-New York and New York-Birmingham.
Leave Philadelphia and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Philadelphia International PHL airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to New York (John F. Kennedy International airport, IATA code: JFK) operated by Delta Air Lines. From New York, take another plane with American Airlines that will carry you to Birmingham International airport (Birmingham, United Kingdom).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia Birmingham only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey London-Birmingham.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus 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 Philadelphia and Birmingham?

Airlines
British Airways carries out a flight from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
American Airlines flies on the route from John F. Kennedy International JFK airport (located 13 mi from New York, United States) to Birmingham (serving Birmingham International BHX airport)
US Airways schedules the flight from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
Delta Air Lines ensures the flight route from Philadelphia International PHL airport (located 7.5 mi from Philadelphia, United States) to New York (serving John F. Kennedy International JFK airport)
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 Moor Street railway station (England United Kingdom)
Amtrak transports passengers on a rail line Philadelphia-New York with the train Acela Express from Philadelphia 30th Street railway station (1.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of New York Penn at arrival (2.7 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus - US operates the intercity service from the bus station of 30th Street Station in Philadelphia and to the one of New York City (New York United States)
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.
The coach company MegaBus carries out the route from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Birmingham (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 Philadelphia or cities to visit near Birmingham

When travelling from Birmingham to Philadelphia by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at New York located at 81 mi from Philadelphia (United States) London 102 mi away from Birmingham (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Birmingham or back to Philadelphia, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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