Planning Your Airport Trip

So – you’re going on a trip. Where are you headed? A family holiday or a business trip? A historic city or the great outdoors? A sunny beach, a snowy slope, or a gorgeous hotel room?

Wherever you’re going, we want to help you get there. We’ve created this information hub to guide you through all the advice you might need when flying from Birmingham Airport. For each step of your journey, we’ve got crucial information, useful tips, and links to answer your questions. Whether you want to know about packing, parking, shopping, or picking up your bags once you return – you’re in the right place.

If you're simply visiting the airport rather than flying yourself, make sure you find the best place to park your car here. This includes dropping off and picking up(Drivers should be aware that there are currently road closures to some of our internal roads as we redevelop our passenger drop-off facilities. For full details, click here.) 

More than 10 million people fly through Birmingham Airport each year. Thanks for being one of them. Have a great trip!

Before you travel

Information on travel planning, luggage restrictions, and getting to the airport.

At the airport

Information on arriving at the airport for your journey, checking-in, security, special facilities, boarding and departures.

After you travel

Information on returning to the airport, immigration, customs, baggage reclaim and airport pick-ups.


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