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The cheapest times to fly from COS to BHX are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • October 1st to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from COS to BHX is late January. Prices can be as high as $2405 for Saturday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $917 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Birmingham

Flying from Colorado Springs, CO (COS) to Birmingham (BHX) will usually cost between $939 to $1817 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $965. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $1844. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $879 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1366 can be considered a good price for a round-trip COS to BHX flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the COS to BHX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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COS to BHX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the COS to BHX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Colorado Springs. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BHX, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into COS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $150 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1261. Return trip prices are from the BHX to COS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from COS to BHX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from COS to BHX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from BHX
  • Usually 22.40% less expensive than BHX
  • 1-layover flights available

See COS to LHR flights

Destination alternative #2: Manchester Airport (MAN) in Manchester

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from BHX
  • Usually 21.30% less expensive than BHX
  • 1-layover flights available

See COS to MAN flights

Destination alternative #3: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from BHX
  • Usually 17.97% less expensive than BHX
  • 2-layover flights available

See COS to LGW flights

Destination alternative #4: Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) in Leeds/Bradford

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from BHX
  • Usually 12.70% less expensive than BHX
  • 2-layover flights available

See COS to LBA flights

Destination alternative #5: London City Airport (LCY) in London

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from BHX
  • Usually 2.82% less expensive than BHX
  • 2-layover flights available

See COS to LCY flights

 

Flight Hacking COS to BHX

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from COS to BHX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (COS > SEA > BHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $998
  • Average savings: $368 (26.94%)

See COS to SEA flights

Hack #2: Indianapolis, IN (COS > IND > BHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1005
  • Average savings: $361 (26.43%)

See COS to IND flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (COS > JFK > BHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1011
  • Average savings: $356 (26.02%)

See COS to JFK flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from COS to BHX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Birmingham Airport to City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4630 miles or 7451 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from COS to BHX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop COS to BHX flight is about 9 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Colorado Springs, CO and Birmingham?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from COS to BHX.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code COS
Origination airport name City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
City Colorado Springs, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -104.7

Return Airport

Destination code BHX
Destination airport name Birmingham Airport
City Birmingham
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 52.5
Longitude -1.7

 

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