Birmingham

Birmingham

Birmingham

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GBP = 1065.00 EUR

Forget everything you’ve heard about 1960s concrete blocks and industrial wastelands – England’s second largest city has shrugged off its seedy reputation and emerged as a gleaming phoenix packed with designer shopping streets, funky bars and heritage museums. A weekend away to Birmingham from Glasgow Airport is the perfect way to discover this lively, up-and-coming city.  

Chic shopping

Birmingham is the retail capital of the Midlands. With luxury department stores such as Selfridges (The Bullring) and Harvey Nichols (The Mailbox) as well as historic Jewellery Quarter and dozens of open-air markets, this is the perfect place to indulge your inner shopaholic. As well as visiting famous malls such as The Bullring, The Mailbox (7 Commercial Street) and deal-hunter’s favourite Pavilions (38 High Street), be sure to browse the independent shops housed in the beautiful old Custard Factory (Gibb Street) and admire the window displays in the Balti Triangle, just south of the city centre.

Global gastronomy

A melting pot of different cultures, nationalities and faiths, Birmingham boasts one of the most cosmopolitan culinary scenes in the UK. The city is perhaps most famous for its outstanding curries. Pick up a balti, the local speciality, at the gaudy but fabulous Shababs (163 Ladypool Road). In the Jewellery Quarter, 24 Carat Bistro (27 Warstone Lane) has a menu that takes inspiration from all corners of the globe, while Michelin-starred spots Simpsons (20 Highfield Road) and Turners (69 High Street) are the home of fine dining in the city.

Bright lights of Brum

After dark, give the mega clubs a wide berth and head instead to one of the quirky backstreet bars that Birmingham does so well. The Lost and Found (8 Bennetts Hill) bases its cocktails on the adventures of Victorian explorer Hettie G Watson, and its secret bar has become an exclusive locals’ retreat. Medieval-themed drinking den Bacchus Bar (Burlington Arcade) is an oasis of cool right in the heart of the city’s largest shopping district, while The Church (22 Great Hampton Street) puts a funky spin on the traditional gastropub model. 

Flight Schedule

Flights departing from Glasgow to Birmingham

Dep Arr To Airline No. M T W T F S S Dates
06:50 08:05 BHX Flybe BE781 29/10/18-30/03/19
07:00 08:15 BHX Flybe BE781 15/10/18-27/10/18
07:00 08:20 BHX Flybe BE781 01/04/19-18/10/19
08:35 09:55 BHX Flybe BE783 01/04/19-18/10/19
08:40 09:55 BHX Flybe BE783 15/10/18-29/03/19
10:40 11:55 BHX Flybe BE787 21/10/18-21/10/18
10:40 11:55 BHX Flybe BE785 15/10/18-27/10/18
10:45 12:05 BHX Flybe BE785 01/04/19-18/10/19
11:20 12:35 BHX Flybe BE785 03/11/18-30/03/19
11:45 13:00 BHX Flybe BE785 28/10/18-24/03/19
11:45 13:05 BHX Flybe BE787 31/03/19-13/10/19
12:20 13:35 BHX Flybe BE787 29/10/18-29/03/19
15:15 16:30 BHX Flybe BE789 29/10/18-29/03/19
15:15 16:35 BHX Flybe BE789 31/03/19-18/10/19
15:20 16:35 BHX Flybe BE789 15/10/18-26/10/18
16:55 18:15 BHX Flybe BE791 06/04/19-18/05/19
17:00 18:15 BHX Flybe BE791 20/10/18-30/03/19
17:15 18:30 BHX Flybe BE791 29/10/18-29/03/19
17:35 18:55 BHX Flybe BE791 01/04/19-18/10/19
17:40 18:55 BHX Flybe BE791 15/10/18-26/10/18
18:45 20:00 BHX Flybe BE793 28/10/18-24/03/19
18:50 20:10 BHX Flybe BE793 31/03/19-18/10/19
18:55 20:10 BHX Flybe BE793 15/10/18-26/10/18
19:15 20:30 BHX Flybe BE793 29/10/18-29/03/19
20:40 21:55 BHX Flybe BE795 30/10/18-29/03/19
20:45 22:00 BHX Flybe BE795 28/10/18-28/03/19
21:00 22:15 BHX Flybe BE795 16/10/18-26/10/18
21:00 22:20 BHX Flybe BE795 31/03/19-18/10/19

Flights departing from Birmingham to Glasgow

Dep Arr From Airline No. M T W T F S S Dates
06:55 08:10 BHX Flybe BE780 15/10/18-18/10/19
07:00 08:15 BHX Flybe BE782 29/10/18-29/03/19
08:30 09:45 BHX Flybe BE784 29/10/18-30/03/19
08:40 09:55 BHX Flybe BE782 15/10/18-27/10/18
08:45 10:00 BHX Flybe BE782 01/04/19-18/10/19
09:00 10:15 BHX Flybe BE784 21/10/18-21/10/18
10:05 11:20 BHX Flybe BE784 31/03/19-13/10/19
10:40 11:55 BHX Flybe BE786 29/10/18-29/03/19
12:30 13:45 BHX Flybe BE786 15/10/18-27/10/18
12:40 13:55 BHX Flybe BE786 01/04/19-18/10/19
13:10 14:25 BHX Flybe BE788 03/11/18-30/03/19
13:40 14:55 BHX Flybe BE788 28/10/18-24/03/19
15:15 16:30 BHX Flybe BE790 29/10/18-29/03/19
15:35 16:50 BHX Flybe BE788 01/04/19-18/10/19
15:40 16:55 BHX Flybe BE788 15/10/18-26/10/18
17:10 18:25 BHX Flybe BE790 15/10/18-18/10/19
17:25 18:40 BHX Flybe BE792 29/10/18-29/03/19
18:40 19:55 BHX Flybe BE794 20/10/18-18/05/19
18:50 20:05 BHX Flybe BE794 03/11/18-30/03/19
19:00 20:15 BHX Flybe BE794 30/10/18-29/03/19
19:05 20:20 BHX Flybe BE794 28/10/18-24/03/19
19:20 20:35 BHX Flybe BE792 16/10/18-18/10/19
20:25 21:40 BHX Flybe BE796 28/10/18-24/03/19
20:45 22:00 BHX Flybe BE794 15/10/18-18/10/19
20:55 22:10 BHX Flybe BE796 29/10/18-29/03/19

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