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Departure Wed, 14 Oct Return Wed, 14 Oct
BHX Birmingham
ABZ Aberdeen
return from £151
Departure Mon, 02 Nov Return Mon, 02 Nov
BHX Birmingham
ABZ Aberdeen
return from £137
Flight route information
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Currency and price comparison
Train
Local, one-way ticket
10%

Trains are 10% more expensive in Aberdeen than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.4
Aberdeen
£2.6
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
50%

The average meal is 50% more expensive in Aberdeen than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£10
Aberdeen
£15
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
20%

Taxis are 20% more expensive in Aberdeen than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.2
Aberdeen
£2.6
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
2%

Coffee in Aberdeen is 2% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.71
Aberdeen
£2.65
Birmingham airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 62 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( East Midlands (EMA)
    How far from city centre: 34 miles
Aberdeen airports
  • ( Dyce (ABZ)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 324 miles

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Useful information for the flight from Birmingham to Aberdeen

How long is the flight from Birmingham to Aberdeen?

Direct flights from Birmingham to Aberdeen have a flight duration of about 1 hour and 20 minutes, depending on the chosen flight path.

What documentation do I need to fly to Aberdeen from Birmingham?

As this is a domestic flight, you will not need a passport to travel from Birmingham to Aberdeen. However, you may be required to present a valid photo ID at the airport.

What are the most important things to pack in my suitcase when travelling to Aberdeen?

Make sure you pack warm clothes for the rainy, and often cold Scottish weather when travelling to Aberdeen. Although the city is located further north than Moscow and Riga, its coastal position maintains a relatively mild climate. However, the sea also brings quick and unpredictable weather changes, so even a long, hot, sunny summer day can turn to windy, rainy weather. Therefore, pack your sunglasses as well as a sturdy raincoat.

Which airlines fly from Birmingham to Aberdeen?

Many airlines operate regular flights to Aberdeen from Birmingham, such as:

  • British Airways, Britain's national airline, based in London Heathrow.
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, the Netherlands' national airline, based in Amsterdam.
  • Aer Lingus, Ireland's national airline, based in Dublin.
  • Air France, France's national airline, operating from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Flybe, a UK-based budget airline, also the largest independent regional airline in Europe.
  • Scandinavian Airlines, the national flag carrier of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden.

How to find cheap flights from Birmingham to Aberdeen

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When are the best times to fly from Birmingham to Aberdeen

  • January is the perfect time to fly to Aberdeen for a ski holiday in a resort on the hills, not far from the city.
  • July is the best time to see the sun shining off Aberdeen's glorious granite buildings, and to enjoy the city's many urban green spaces and surrounding natural landscapes. Daylight lasts up to 18 hours per day during this season.

Airports in Birmingham

Birmingham is home to the busiest airport in the Midlands: Birmingham Airport (BHX).

Useful information about Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport is located in Solihull, roughly 8 miles to the east of Birmingham City Centre.

How to get to the airport:

  • By taxi – 25 minutes from central Birmingham.
  • By bus – routes X1 and X12 operate 24/7 from Birmingham City Centre to airport departures, journey time around 30 minutes.
  • By train – every 8 to 10 minutes from Birmingham New Street to Birmingham International Station, linked to the airport by the free Air-Rail Link monorail. Total journey time 12 to 15 minutes.
  • By car – 20 to 30 minutes from Birmingham City Centre.

Services: multi-faith prayer rooms, children's play area, unlimited free Wi-Fi, drinking fountains, business and airline lounges, tax-free shopping, a number of high-street and boutique retail outlets, and a vast range of food and drink options.

Airports in Aberdeen

Aberdeen is served directly by a busy international airport: Aberdeen International Airport (ABZ).

Useful information about Aberdeen International Airport

Aberdeen International Airport, located 7 miles from the city centre in Dyce, receives flights from all across Europe and the UK.

How to get from the airport to the city:

  • By bus – 727 JET service to Union Square and Broad Street in Aberdeen City Centre, journey time approximately 30 minutes.
  • By car or taxi – roughly 20 minutes into the city centre.
  • By train – there is a railway station in Dyce with frequent trains into Aberdeen, but passengers will need to take a taxi to the Dyce railway station, 2 miles from the airport.

Services: designated smoking areas, free Wi-Fi, airport hotels, several food outlets, cafes, pubs, ATMs and foreign currency exchange services, passenger assistance services, tourist information counter, and several retail outlets.

What to do and visit in Aberdeen

  • Wander through the old city centre around Union Street and marvel at the elegant 18th, 19th, and 20th century stone architecture that has earned Aberdeen the nickname “Granite City”. Iconic city monuments include the ornate Marischal College, and the impressive Town House.
  • Stroll along the harbour side, or walk along the length of Aberdeen's long sandy beach that is popular for surfing, windsurfing, and picnicking.
  • Get a feel for Aberdeen's quaint past at the romantic old fishing village of Footdee, now absorbed into the city around Pocra Quay, or visit the charming old buildings huddled around the University of Aberdeen's King's College campus.

Frequent asked questions about flights from Birmingham to Aberdeen

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Birmingham to Aberdeen?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Kingdom may apply when travelling from Birmingham. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much, on average, are flights from Birmingham to Aberdeen?
The average price to go from Birmingham to Aberdeen is 76.5 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Birmingham to Aberdeen at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 137€ for the route Birmingham - Aberdeen. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Aberdeen expensive to visit compared to Birmingham?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Aberdeen costs an average of 2.60 GBP, 18% more expensive than Birmingham, with a fare of 2.20 GBP, while train tickets costs 8% more in Aberdeen: 2.60 GBP against 2.40 GBP in Birmingham. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.00 GBP in Aberdeen, 50% more than the 10.00 GBP in Birmingham. The price of the coffee is around 2% cheaper in Aberdeen, with an average of 2.65 GBP, while in Birmingham the coffee costs 2.71 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Birmingham to Aberdeen?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Birmingham to Aberdeen are July, August and June.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Birmingham to Aberdeen?
The best time of the year to go to Aberdeen when flying from Birmingham depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1 month to fly to  Aberdeen from Birmingham in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by July and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, February and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Birmingham -  Aberdeen.
How long does the flight take to go from Birmingham to Aberdeen?
The total flight time between Birmingham and Aberdeen is of around 01:28 hours on average, considering an average distance of 529 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).

Dyce - Latest customer reviews

4.0 /5
Reviews: 8
5.0 /5
Bee
Date 2019-10-23 Age 51-70 City Aberdeen

Since it has been modernised it has a more friendly staff and very efficient with check in points.

5.0 /5
George
Date 2019-09-24 Age 51-70 City Aberdeen

Not enough space

1.0 /5
None
Date 2019-07-18 Age Over 70 City UK

Extortionate charging model for hold luggage that only (just) does not fit in luggage sizer.

5.0 /5
Eve
Date 2019-07-03 Age Over 70 City Aberdeen

Everything perfect

4.0 /5
Louise
Date 2019-06-12 Age 31-50 City Fraserburgh

Stairs not a good thing when travelling with a child and 2 x hand luggage cases.

4.0 /5
gary
Date 2019-01-20 Age 51-70 City UK

improving

3.0 /5
Ian
Date 2019-01-16 Age Over 70 City Scotland

Reasonable

5.0 /5
Macca
Date 2018-02-22 Age 31-50 City Elgin

Clean and easy to negotiate

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