Airport Information In The Midlands
Two major airports serve the Midlands: Birmingham International and East Midlands.
Birmingham International (BHX)
Birmingham International Airport Ltd
Tel: 0844 576 6000
Int Tel: +44 (0)121 767 5511
Birmingham International Airport is located on the A45 (Birmingham-Coventry trunk road) off junction 6 of the M42. There are direct connections to the M1, M5, M6 and M40. The AirRail Link connects the airport directly to Birmingham International Station and the National Exhibition Centre (NEC). Trains run every 10 minutes to and from the main terminal. The journey time is 2 minutes and is free of charge.
Airport parking is controlled by National Car Parks (NCP). Short, long-stay and multi-storey car parking facilities are available. Long-stay and multi-storey car parks may be booked in advance.
East Midlands (ESA)
East Midlands Airport
Tel: 0871 919 9000
Int Tel: +44 (0)1332 852 852
East Midlands Airport is situated next to the M1 motorway, at the intersection of the M1 and M42/A42. It offers extremely fast road access via Nottingham, Derby and Leicester. It is also within easy reach of Sheffield, Stoke on Trent and Tamworth. The railway stations of Loughborough, Long Eaton, Nottingham and Derby are all just a short bus or taxi ride from the airport. An Air-line Shuttle Bus service provides a direct link from the airport to both Long Eaton and Loughborough railway stations.
Over 4000 parking spaces in both short and long-stay car parks. A courtesy bus service operates from the long stay car park.