Birmingham to Aberdeen

While its prosperous oil and fishing industry brings vast numbers of business travellers on flights from Birmingham to Aberdeen too, it's a delightful coastal city to visit at your leisure too. Its cosmopolitan city centre offers an abundance of culture as well as fine restaurants, cool Scotch whisky bars, cosy pubs and not forgetting excellent shopping; what's more, you have the beauty of the coast and Aberdeenshire just a short distance away. If Aberdeen isn't your final destination, you're well-connected at Aberdeen Airport with flights to a host of worldwide destinations including Reykjavik, Dubrovnik, Ibiza, Oslo and Venice.

For the latest information on our flight schedules from Birmingham (BHX) to Aberdeen (ABZ), take a look at our Flybe timetable page for this route, and for the return journey, take a look at the Aberdeen to Birmingham page.

The sections below offer tips and guidance about your trip, covering everything you need to know. In a hurry? Then use the list below to fast-forward to the information you need.


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Getting to Birmingham Airport (BHX)

Just over 10 miles from Birmingham city centre, getting to Birmingham Airport for your flight to Aberdeen with Flybe is easy.


Just off Junction 6 of the M42 via the A45, Birmingham Airport is centrally located within the UK's motorway network, which makes it very highly accessible.

There are 7 short stay and long stay car parks at Birmingham Airport, the closest of which are just a 2 minute walk from the terminal. A Valet Parking service is also available. To get the best price we recommend booking your parking in advance via, or book now.

Passengers can be dropped off directly outside the terminal in the Drop & Go car park, and there is a charge of £1 for up to 10 minutes.

By train

Birmingham Airport is served by the dedicated Birmingham International Station on the national rail network, and the free Air-Rail Link monorail system will transport passengers from the train station to the terminal within two minutes.

By bus

There are five bus services that connect Birmingham Airport or the train station with the city centre and surrounding areas. For more information on bus services to Birmingham Airport take a look at the Network West Midlands website.


Birmingham Airport Departures

At a glance:

  • Short stay and long stay car parking
  • Book in advance via or book now
  • Free WiFi throughout
  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Shopping including Duty Free
  • Newsagents and bureau de change
  • Bookable Aspire Lounge, Emirates Lounge and No. 1 Lounge

Check-in and bag drop at Birmingham Airport

We recommend that you check-in online before your flight from Birmingham to Aberdeen, and print your boarding pass before setting off for the airport. However if this is not possible, you can check-in and collect your boarding pass at the airport, free of charge. Read more about the check-in options available by airport.

Facilities before Security

  • Cafes and restaurants
  • Newsagents

Facilities after Security

  • Cafes and restaurants
  • Newsagents
  • Bureau de change


  • Duty Free
  • Newsagents
  • Jewellery and sunglasses
  • Fashion and sportswear
  • Health and beauty
  • AV and technology

To find out more, visit our dedicated flights from Birmingham page and browse other available routes.

Aberdeen Airport Arrivals

We're here to help you get to your destination as quickly and conveniently as possible after your flight from Birmingham to Aberdeen. On our Aberdeen Airport Arrivals page you will find all the details you need after you arrive, including how to get from Aberdeen Airport to Aberdeen city centre. To find out more, visit our dedicated Aberdeen Airport information page or browse other flights to Aberdeen.


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Visiting Aberdeen

Whether it's business or pleasure that brings you on your flight from Birmingham to Aberdeen, a culture-rich city awaits with plenty to entertain you, however long your stay. Take a look at our Visiting Aberdeen page for inspiration on where to stay in Aberdeen, as well as where to eat, drink and spend your evenings for a true local experience.


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Whatever your budget for your trip to Aberdeen from Birmingham, you'll find a hotel that suits your needs - from affordable hotels in Aberdeen that are close to all the amenities, to luxury boutique hideaways on the Aberdeenshire coast. Find your perfect place to stay in Aberdeen with our search tool below.

Doing business in Aberdeen

A popular destination for business travellers, you'll find ample amenities in Aberdeen for your business meeting or conference, as well as plenty of options for making the most of your downtime. Visit our Business in Aberdeen page for our tips on the best conference venues and meeting facilities within easy reach of Aberdeen Airport.