Birmingham airport is ideally situated close to the city of Birmingham and just off the UK motorway network. The airport of site is just off junction 6 of the main M42 via the A45 Link Road. Driving to Birmingham Airport by car is one of the easiest ways to travel. Due to the UK’s advanced motorways the airport can be accessed from all major cities within the UK.
The benefits of arriving at Birmingham Airport by car or that you do not have to pay or book a taxi pay for a train or rely on a bus or coach. You have the freedom to leave home when you want and arrive at Birmingham Airport and park the car at one of the designated car parks on the site. For more information on airport parking at Birmingham please see our separate parking page. This will give you information on the various parking options available to cod advanced drivers as well as hints and tips on how to get the best parking rates. Driving to Birmingham is also a cheaper option if this journey is shared with family or Friends. You may be getting a lift to the airport by a family member or friend in order to catch a flight and parking may not be needed.
Due to the reliance on the motor car live in the UK, the car is the most popular mode of transport when traveling to any UK airport. The downside of driving is that you have to pay high parking charges which often can be more than getting public transport to the site. Below is a map and directions to help you when I’m driving at Birmingham Airport by car.