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Flying Between Birmingham and Thailand

The most regular flights from Birmingham to Thailand travel to the bustling capital, Bangkok. KLM tend to offer the quickest route, via Amsterdam, which takes around 14 hours, but you can also fly with Swiss via Zurich and Emirates via Frankfurt in under 16.

If you're heading to the party hotspot of Phuket, Emirates can whisk you there in just under 17 hours with a stop en-route in Dubai, although you may prefer one of the cheaper two-stop services offered by Etihad and KLM which will only take a few hours longer.

Indirect flights are available to a host of destinations within the country, but can be costly, so it's worth considering booking a cheap flight to Bangkok and then arranging your own domestic onward flight with one of Thailand's budget airlines like Nok Air. Use our flight search tool to find the most suitable route for you.

Alternative Airports

You can also catch flights to Thailand from nearby Manchester airport, which offers similar services. If you'd prefer to fly direct though, there are daily services operated by Eva Air, Thai Airways and British Airways from London Heathrow to Bangkok which take around 11 hours. During the winter months, Thomson Flights also jet directly to Phuket in around 12 hours.

Finding Cheap Flights to Thailand

Thailand's peak tourist season lasts from November to the end of March and if you're looking for cheap flights to Thailand is best avoided in favour of the less crowded months of April to June and September and October. Decreased demand often means there's some great deals to be had just so long as you book airfares nice and early.

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